A 20-page programme (cover exclusive). Front cover features a flaming Olympic torch planted in the location of Melbourne, on a map of Australia. Behind is the Olympic rings emblem. Inscription on front cover: 'SOUVENIR PROGRAMME/OLYMPIC GAMES/MELBOURNE/AUSTRALIA. 22 Nov-8 Dec. 1956/PRICE ONE SHILLING'.
0 - Whole: H: 215 W: 135 D: 2mm (H: 8 7/16 W: 5 5/16 D: 1/16")
Organising Committee for the Games of the XVIth Olympiad, Melbourne 1956
International Olympic Committee; 23 Jun 1894
Thomas Urquhart & Son Pty Ltd
22 Nov 1956-08 Dec 1956
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Performing Arts Museum