Re: It Was 20 Years Ago Today
Originally Posted by The Artful Todger
How much money did the Sydney games lose? That's what really matters.
Who cares? It was 20 years ago.
You know the cost of everything and the value of nothing.
A disused abattoir site on the Parramatta River became the Olympic Precinct, a new suburb, open space and parkland for Sydneysiders, motor race track, venue for the Royal Easter Show, new sports stadiums, an Aquatic Centre, the brick pit a tourist attraction and home for the Green and Golden Bell Frog,