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THIS month’s Queen’s Ba­ton re­lay was the sec­ond time the City of Swan had hosted the re­lay this cen­tury. Mid­land and Guild­ford ear­lier played host to it af­ter the re­lay came to the re­gion in 2006 in the lead-up to the Mel­bourne Com­mon­wealth Games. Dur­ing the ’06 re­lay, the ba­ton vis­ited Mo­orditj Noon­gar Com­mu­nity Col­lege. 1966 Com­mon­wealth Games cy­clist Phillip Bris­tow-Stagg car­ried it while rid­ing sev­eral laps around Mid­vale Speed Dome.

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