List of Olympic athletes born in Canberra, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Canberra have achieved some of the highest honors in sports history just by qualifying for the Olympics, as most athletes will never be chosen to represent their countries. These are the most prominent people from Canberra who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Canberra Olympians were born in Canberra, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. This list below has a variety of athletes in it, from Amy Duggan to Patty Mills.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Canberra?" and "Which Olympians were born in Canberra?"