Back on September 1 and 2, 2000, thousands gathered at Apex Oval to watch as the Olympic Flame passed through the town on it's way to Sydney and the Olympic Games.
Now, as Tokyo hosts the 2020 Olympic Games in 2021, with the opening ceremony on Friday night, we have been back through the archives to bring you a few never seen before photos from the Dubbo Olympic celebrations way back then.
Read more about the Olympic Games on our dedicated Olympic page.
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