1962 Commonwealth Paraplegic Games Australian Team list

The members of the 1962 Australian Commonwealth Paraplegic Team for the Perth Games Paralympics were:



  • Alan Robertson (Team Captain)
  • M. Bazeley – Swimming
  • Daphne Ceeney¬†– Archery, Athletics, Fencing, Swimming
  • Roger Cockerill¬†– Athletics, Table tennis, ¬†Weightlifting
  • G. Combes
  • Kevin Cunningham¬†– Athletics, Pentathlon, Swimming
  • Lorraine Dodd¬†– Archery, Athletics, Swimming, Table tennis
  • John Gidney – Athletics, Table tennis, Wheelchair basketball
  • Gary Hooper¬†– Athletics, Swimming, Weightlifting
  • Bill Mather-Brown¬†– Athletics, Swimming, Table tennis, ¬†Weightlifting, Wheelchair basketball
  • R. Maxwell – ¬†Athletics, Wheelchair basketball
  • Bruno Moretti¬†– Athletics, Table tennis, Weightlifting, Wheelchair basketball
  • Jim Newton – Archery, Table tennis
  • Christopher O‚ÄôBrien – Weightlifting, Wheelchair basketball
  • Frank Ponta¬†– Athletics, Fencing, Swimming, Table tennis
  • John Rein – Archery, Dartchery
  • Vic Renalson¬†– Weightlifting
  • Alan Robertson – Snooker
  • Margaret Ross¬†– Athletics, Swimming
  • Ross Sutton¬†– Archery, Dartchery, Fencing
  • David Tinsley – Archery, Athletics, Wheelchair basketball
  • Bruce Thwaites – Swimming, Weightlifting
  • John Turich – Athletics, Pentathlon, Weightlifting
  • Don Watts¬† – Swimming, Table tennis
  • Alan Yeomans – Swimming

Click on the names to read their Wikipedia article.

List of the members of the 1962 Australian Commonwealth Paraplegic Team for the Perth Games, with links to the members’ Wikipedia articles.