The Canberra Times
Sunday, 3 December 2023

'No sense,' former ASC head Jim Ferguson says AIS move for a home Olympic Games does not 'stack up'

Karen Barlow
October 20 2023 - 5:30am

A movement to keep the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra is gathering steam, with a former CEO of the Australian Sports Commission questioning the "sense" of moving around the AIS in support of major events such as the Olympic Games.

Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on

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