Australia's Olympic welcome home parade 

Welcome home parade on Monday, August 20, for Australia's 2012 London Olympic team

Olympic welcome home parade: sharing the joy with the crowd.

Olympic welcome home parade: sharing the joy with the crowd.

Olympic welcome home parade in Sydney.

Olympic welcome home parade in Sydney.

Olympic welcome home parade in Sydney.

Olympic welcome home parade in Sydney.

Basketballer Lauren Jackson meets fans during the official welcome home parade.

Basketballer Lauren Jackson meets fans during the official welcome home parade.

Crowds line George St and in front of the Town Hall for the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Crowds line George St and in front of the Town Hall for the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Crowds line George St and in front of the Town Hall for the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Crowds line George St and in front of the Town Hall for the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Basketballer Liz Cambage meets fans during the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team  20th August 2012

Basketballer Liz Cambage meets fans during the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team 20th August 2012

Crowds line George St and in front of the Town Hall for the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Crowds line George St and in front of the Town Hall for the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Kaarle McCulloch and Annette Edmondson during the Welcome home to the Australian Olympians parade down George St, Sydney.

Kaarle McCulloch and Annette Edmondson during the Welcome home to the Australian Olympians parade down George St, Sydney.

Crowds line George St and in front of the Town Hall for the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Crowds line George St and in front of the Town Hall for the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Crowds line George St and in front of the Town Hall for the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Crowds line George St and in front of the Town Hall for the official welcome home of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Swimmer Libby Trickett shows off her medal to the crowd at the official welcome home parade today.

Swimmer Libby Trickett shows off her medal to the crowd at the official welcome home parade today.

Australia's Olympians celebrate during today's welcome home parade in Sydney.

Australia's Olympians celebrate during today's welcome home parade in Sydney.

Australia's Olympians celebrate during today's welcome home parade in Sydney.

Australia's Olympians celebrate during today's welcome home parade in Sydney.

Cyclist Anna Meares during the Welcome home to the Australian Olympians parade down George Street, Sydney.

Cyclist Anna Meares during the Welcome home to the Australian Olympians parade down George Street, Sydney.

Liz Cambage, left, Brittany Broben, centre, and Jessica Fox during the welcome home to the Australian Olympians parade down George Street, Sydney

Liz Cambage, left, Brittany Broben, centre, and Jessica Fox during the welcome home to the Australian Olympians parade down George Street, Sydney