Chance to quiz games gold medallist Liz Ellis at Dollars and Sense website forum

8 August 2002

Teenagers, young adults, parents and sport lovers anywhere in Australia have the chance to ask Liz Ellis, champion netballer, Australian Netball Team vice captain and dual Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist a question or two on the upcoming forum starting 12th August 2002.

Fresh from her victory at the Commonwealth Games and the amazing sudden death play off between Australia and New Zealand, Liz will be participating in an online forum on the new website which helps young people make sense of their money,

Visitors to the website are invited to the forum to ask Liz a question or two anytime between 12 – 19th August. Questions could be about her sport, how she became a professional netball player, her career as a solicitor, what her first job was, how she sets goals, manages her money or even about that duelling win over New Zealand for gold at the Commonwealth Games. has been developed by the Commonwealth Bank to help young people develop money management skills. The website offers clear, concise, objective and unbiased information about a range of money matters with an interactive and challenging way of budget planning for a holiday, car or moving out of home through the Dream Generator.

A strong supporter of development programs for young people that enhance life skills such as playing sport, Liz is pleased to be a part of the Dollars and Sense website and hopes young people will develop all important money management skills to be a champion at whatever their dream – whether or not it’s to be a sports star.

Visitors to are also invited to enter a new competition for the chance to win a Sony Playstation or one of 10 Sony Walkmans. Conditions apply.

For further information or to arrange an interview with Liz Ellis, please contact:
Fiona Marino
Commonwealth Bank
Tel: 02 9378 2501