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The 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games were held in Perth, Western Australia, Australia from 22 November to 1 December 1962. Athletic events were held at Perry Lakes Stadium in the suburb of Floreat and swimming events at Beatty Park in North Perth. They were held after the 1962 Commonwealth Paraplegic Games for wheelchair athletes.
1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games Wikipedia
Most venues other than the specifically constructed Beatty Park, and Perry Lakes Stadium, were existing facilities.Athletics, Opening and Closing Ceremonies – Perry Lakes Stadium, Floreat
Bowls – Dalkeith Nedlands Bowling Club, Dalkeith
Boxing – Perry Lakes Boxing Stadium, Floreat
Cycling, track – Lake Monger Velodrome, Leederville
Cycling, road – Kings Park, Perth
Fencing – Victoria Park Army Drill Hall, Victoria Park
Rowing – Canning River, Applecross
Swimming – Beatty Park, Leederville
Weightlifting – South Perth City Hall, South Perth
Wrestling – Royal King's Park Tennis Club, Perth
Athletes' Village – Commonwealth Games Village, City Beach
35 teams were represented at the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games.
(Teams competing for the first time are shown in bold).
Note: The medals used at these Games were the first to have a neck chain. All previous games had their medals in presentation boxes.
Venue: Perry Lakes Stadium, Floreat
Venue: Dalkeith Nedlands Bowling Club, Dalkeith
Venue: Perry Lakes Boxing Stadium, Floreat
Venue: Lake Monger Velodrome, Ledderville
Venue: Kings Park, Perth
Venue: Victoria Park Army Drill Hall, Victoria Park
Venue: Canning River, Applecross
Venue: Beatty Park, Leederville
Venue: South Perth City Hall, South Perth
Venue: Royal King's Park Tennis Club, Perth