XII Commonwealth Games ticket stub - Athletics

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Ticket stub from XII Commonwealth Games athletics event held at QEII Centre, Brisbane on 8th October 1982. Printed on white paper, red ink.
DOCUMENTS Tickets theatre and recreation
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L100 x W52 mm
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paper, ink
Athletics \ QEII CENTRE \ XII Commonwealth Games \ Brisbane 1982 \ TIME DATE PRICE \ 02:00PM 8 OCT $15 \ GATE STAND AISLE ROW SEAT \ 4 A 7 31 214
<diagram of stadium seating plan> \ TOYOTA \ Quality Cars \ 1. The organiser grants a license, revocable at any time, to \ occupy the designated space for the ticketed event. \ 2. Events may be withdrawn, substituted or varied without any \ right to refund or exchange or any compensation whatsoever. \ 3. The "Terms and Conditions for Tickets"on the organisers \ Ticket Application Form, details of which are available upon \ request, also apply to ticket holders. \ 4. These Terms and Conditions replace and exclude all other \ representations or agreements express or implied between the \ parties.
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The XII Commonwealth Games were an important historic sporting event held in Brisbane from 30th September - 9th October, 1982. Over 61,000 people attended the Games - it was a public event on a scale that Brisbane had never before experienced. New facilities were constructed to host the event including the Queen Elizabeth II sports centre and the Chandler Sports Complex. Residential colleges were also built at Griffith University, Nathan, to accommodate the athletes. Forty-six Commonwealth nations participated and ten sports were featured including archery, athletics, badminton, boxing, cycling, lawn bowls, shooting, swimming and diving, weightlifting and wrestling.
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