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Transcript 6200

Message to America's Cup Crew

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Hawke, Robert

Period of Service: 11/03/1983 to 20/12/1991

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Release Date: 13/09/1983

Release Type: Correspondence

Transcript ID: 6200

FOR MEDIA 13 September 1983

The Prime Minister sent the following message to the America's Cup Crew:

" Congratulations on winning through to the final challenger for the Amrerica's Cup. All down under will be sailing with Australia II when the final series begins. our hopes are high that you will sail into history and bring back that elusive cup. Whatever the outcome, yours has been a magnificent venture.
All Australians are very proud of you.

Bob Hawke"





Transcript 6200