Alan Beaumont Admiral Alan Lee Beaumont (24 December 1934 – 21 September 2004) was a senior officer within the Royal Australian Navy, eventually serving as Chief of the Australian Defence Force from 1993 unt...
Alec Campbell Alexander William ("Alec") Campbell (26 February 1899 – 16 May 2002) was the final surviving Australian participant of the Gallipoli campaign during the First World War.
Alec Lazenby Alec Lazenby (born 1927) is an academic who has held positions at the University of Cambridge, University of New England, University of Tasmania, the Institute of Grassland and Environmental Re...
Alexander Downer Alexander John Gosse Downer, AC (born 9 September 1951) is a former Australian Liberal Party politician who was Foreign Minister of Australia from 11 March 1996 to 3 December 2007, the longest-s...
Alfred Parsons Alfred Roy Parsons AO was an Australian diplomat from 1947 to 1988.
Allan Taylor (diplomat) Allan Robert Taylor AM (23 August 1941 – 19 June 2007) was an Australian diplomat, who is best known for his service as Director-General of the Australian Secret Intelligence Service from 1998 t...
Allen Aylett Dr. Allen James Aylett OBE (born 24 April 1934) is a former Australian rules football player and administrator.
Andrew Plain Andrew Plain was an Australian sound designer and supervising sound editor.
Angus Houston Air Chief Marshal Allan Grant "Angus" Houston, (born 9 June 1947) is a retired senior officer of the Royal Australian Air Force and was the Chief of the Defence Force (CDF) from 4 July 2005 unt...
Arthur George Sir Arthur Thomas George AO, born Athanasios Theodore Tzortzatos (17 January 1915 – 4 September 2013), was an Australian lawyer and association football administrator.
Barrie Unsworth Barrie John Unsworth (born 16 April 1934) was an Australian politician, representing the Australian Labor Party in the Parliament of New South Wales from 1978 to 1991.
Barry Humphries John Barry Humphries, AO, CBE (born 17 February 1934) is an Australian comedian, satirist, artist, and author.
Beatrice Faust Beatrice Faust AO (born 19 February 1939) is an Australian author and women's activist.
Ben Humphreys Benjamin Charles Humphreys AM, Australian politician, is a former Australian Labor Party member of the Australian House of Representatives representing the Division of Griffith, Queensland from ...
Bernie Kilgariff Bernard Francis "Bernie" Kilgariff AM (30 September 1923 – 13 April 2010) was an Australian politician.
Bert Newton Albert Watson "Bert" Newton, AM, MBE (born 23 July 1938) is an Australian television personality and stage performer, known for hosting television series such as In Melbourne Tonig...
Bill Hunter (actor) William John "Bill" Hunter (27 February 194021 May 2011) was an Australian actor of film, stage and television, who was also prominent as a voice-over artist.
Bill Mather-Brown William "Bill" Edgar Mather-Brown (born 14 April 1936) is an Australian Paralympian.
Bill Roycroft James William "Bill" George Roycroft, OBE (17 March 1915 – 29 May 2011) was an Australian Olympic equestrian champion.
Billy Raymond Billy Raymond (6 January 1938 – 15 May 2013) was a Scottish-Australian entertainer.
Boak Jobbins Boak Jobbins OAM (29 April 19471 September 2012) was an Australian cleric of the Anglican Diocese of Sydney and a former Dean of Sydney Jobbins was born in Sydney, Australia.
Bob Baxt Professor Robert Baxt AO (born 27 June 1938 - ) is an Australian lawyer and a former Chairman of the Trade Practices Commission (now the ACCC), former Dean of Law at Monash University and a Prof...
Bob Simpson (cricketer) Robert Baddeley Simpson AO (born 3 February 1936) is a former cricketer who played for New South Wales, Western Australia and Australia, captaining the national team from 1963–64 until 196...
Brian Bannon Brian Joseph Bannon, OAM (born 22 August 1930) is a former Australian politician.
Brian Glencross Brian Alan Glencross, OAM (born 1 May 1941 in Narrogin, Western Australia) is a retired field hockey player and coach from Australia.
Brian J. Boyle Brian J. Boyle is a Scottish astrophysicist based in Australia since 1996.
Brian Pezzutti Brian Patrick Victor Pezzutti CSC, RFD (born 6 January 1947) is a former Australian politician and Australian Army officer.
Bronwyn Bishop Bronwyn Kathleen Bishop (born 19 October 1942), an Australian politician, is a Member of the Australian House of Representatives for the Liberal Party representing the Division of Mackellar, New...
Bruce Cowan David Bruce Cowan AM (15 January 1926 – 7 April 2011) was an Australian politician and Minister of the Crown in the cabinets of Tom Lewis and Sir Eric Willis.
Bruce Dawe Donald Bruce Dawe AO (born 15 February 1930) is an Australian poet, considered by some as one of the most influential Australian poets of all time.
Bruce McDonald (Australian politician) Bruce John McDonald, AM (born 26 May 1935) was a New South Wales politician, Leader of the Opposition and Leader for the Liberal Party of New South Wales.
Carla Zampatti Carla Maria Zampatti AC (born 19 May 1942) is an Italian-Australian fashion designer and businesswoman.
Cathy Freeman Catherine Astrid Salome "Cathy" Freeman, OAM (born 16 February 1973) is a former Australian sprinter, who specialised in the 400 metres event.
Cathy McGowan (politician) Catherine "Cathy" McGowan AO (born 29 November 1953) is an Australian politician and independent federal member for Indi.
Centenary Medal The Centenary Medal is an award created by the Australian Government in 2001.
Chad Reed Chad Mark Reed AM (born 15 March 1982, in Kurri Kurri, Australia) is an Australian motocross and supercross racer.
Charles Batt Charles Leo Batt (31 December 1928 – 27 October 2007), Australian politician, was an ALP member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly from 1974 to 1976, then a member of the Legislative Coun...
Charles Court Sir Charles Walter Michael Court, was a Western Australian politician, and the21st Premier of Western Australia from 1974 to 1982.
Charles Cutler Sir Charles Benjamin Cutler KBE, ED (20 April 1918 - 23 September 2006) was an Australian politician, holding office for 28 years as an elected member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly...
Charles Mackerras Sir Alan Charles Maclaurin Mackerras, AC, CH, CBE (1925 2010) was an Australian conductor.
Chris Barrie (admiral) Admiral Christopher Alexander "Chris" Barrie (born 29 May 1945) is a retired senior officer of the Royal Australian Navy, who served as Chief of the Defence Force from 4 July 1998 to 3 July 2002.
Chris Ritchie Vice Admiral Christopher Angus (Chris) Ritchie (born 16 January 1949) is a retired Vice Admiral of the Royal Australian Navy, and was Chief of Navy from 2002 to 2005.
Christine Nixon Christine Nixon APM (born 11 June 1953) was the Chief Commissioner of Victoria Police between 23 April 2001 and 27 February 2009.
Christopher Lee (writer) Christopher David Lee (born 28 March 1947) is an Australian award-winning scriptwriter who has been an Australian Associated Press journalist and foreign correspondent and has worked as a script...
Claude Choules Claude Stanley Choules (3 March 19015 May 2011) was the last World War I combat veteran, and was the last military witness to the scuttling of the German fleet in Scapa Flow.
Clem Christesen Clement Byrne Christesen (1911–2003) was the founder of the Australian literary magazine, Meanjin.
Clive Berghofer Clive John Berghofer is an Australian property developer, politician and philanthropist.
Clyde Cameron Clyde Robert Cameron, (11 February 191314 March 2008), Australian politician, was a member of the Australian House of Representatives for 31 years from 1949 to 1980, a Cabinet minister in the W...
Clyde Holding Allan Clyde Holding (27 April 193131 July 2011) Australian politician, was Leader of the Opposition in Victoria for ten years, and was later a federal minister.
Colin Madigan Colin Frederick Madigan AO (22 July 192117 September 2011) was an Australian architect.
Colin Thiele Colin Milton Thiele AC (16 November 1920 – 4 September 2006) was an Australian author and educator.
Dale Baker Dale Spehr Baker (30 January 1939 - 27 March 2012) was an Australian politician, and was leader of the South Australian division of the Liberal Party of Australia from 1990 to 1992.
Danna Vale Danna Sue Vale (born 14 November 1944), Australian politician, was a Liberal member of the Australian House of Representatives from March 1996 to July 2010, representing the Division of Hughes, ...
Danny Clark (cyclist) Daniel "Danny" Clark OAM (born Launceston, Tasmania, 30 August 1951) is a retired track cyclist and road bicycle racer from Australia, who was a professional rider from 1974 to 1997.
David Campese David Ian Campese, AM (born 21 October 1962), also known as Campo, is a former Australian rugby union player.
David Stratton David James Stratton (born 10 September 1939) is an English-Australian film critic and television personality.
David Warren (inventor) David Ronald de Mey Warren AO was an Australian scientist, best known for inventing and developing the flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder.
Denise Irene Bradley Emeritus Professor Denise Irene Bradley is a noted Australian higher education administrator, with specialist interests in educational equity and excellence and equity.
Diana Bryant Diana Bryant AO QC (born 13 October 1947) is an Australian jurist.
Diane Cilento Diane Cilento (5 October 19336 October 2011) was an Australian theatre and film actress and author.
Don Argus Donald Robert Argus AC (born 1 August 1938) is an Australian businessman, Chairman of Bank of America Merrill Lynch Australia Advisory Board and Member of the Bank of America Global Advisory Council.
Don Talbot Donald Malcolm Talbot AO, OBE, (born 23 August 1933) is an Australian Olympic swimming coach and sport administrator.
Donald Dunstan (Australian Governor) Lieutenant General Sir Donald Beaumont Dunstan, AC, KBE, CB (18 February 1923 – 15 October 2011) was an Australian Army officer who was Governor of South Australia from 23 April 1982 until ...
Donald Dunstan (governor) Lieutenant General Sir Donald Beaumont Dunstan, AC, KBE, CB (18 February 1923 – 15 October 2011) was an Australian Army officer who was Governor of South Australia from 23 April 1982 until ...
Duncan Armstrong Duncan John D'Arcy Armstrong, OAM, (born 7 April 1968) is a former Australian freestyle swimmer and Olympic medalist, who won a gold medal at the 1988 Seoul Olympics.
Edmund Capon Edmund George Capon AM, OBE (born 1940) is an art scholar specialising in Chinese art.
Edo de Waart Edo de Waart (born 1 June 1941, Amsterdam) is a Dutch conductor, and the Music Director of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Flemish Philharmonic, and an Artistic Partner with the S...
Edward Kenna Edward "Ted" Kenna VC (6 July 1919 – 8 July 2009) was the last living Australian Second World War recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest decoration for gallantry "in the face of the...
Edward Smout Sgt Edward David "Ted" Smout OAM (5 January 1898 – 22 June 2004) was an Australian soldier, a veteran of the First World War.
Eric Abetz Eric Abetz (born 25 January 1958), is an Australian politician and a Liberal Party member of the Australian Senate since February 1994, representing the state of Tasmania.
Eric Neal Sir Eric James Neal AC CVO FTSE HonFAIB (born 3 June 1924) was the Governor of South Australia 1996-2001, Commissioner of Sydney from 1987 to 1988, and until the start of 2010, the Chancellor of...
Ernie Bridge Ernest Francis "Ernie" Bridge, AM (15 December 193631 March 2013) was an Australian parliamentarian and country music singer.
Errol McCormack Air Marshal Errol John McCormack AO (born 30 August 1941) is a retired senior commander in the Royal Australian Air Force.
Ewan Crawford Ewan Charles Crawford (born 8 April 1941) is an Australian judge and former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Tasmania.
Fehmi Naji Fehmi Naji El-Imam AM (فهمي ناجي الإمام) (born 1928) was the Grand Mufti of Australia from 2007 to 2011.
Fiona Stanley Fiona Juliet Stanley, AC (born 1 August 1946) is an Australian epidemiologist noted for her public health work, and her research into child and maternal health, and birth disorders such as cereb...
Francis Carroll Francis Patrick Carroll (born 9 September 1930 in Ganmain, New South Wales), a retired Australian metropolitan archbishop, was the fifth Roman Catholic Archbishop of CanberraGoulburn, serving be...
Frank Brennan (Jesuit) Frank Tennison Brennan SJ, AO (born 6 March 1954) is an Australian Jesuit priest, human rights lawyer and academic.
Frank Brennan (priest) Frank Tennison Brennan SJ AO (born 6 March 1954) is an Australian Jesuit priest, human rights lawyer and academic.
Frank Calabro Francesco "Frank" Calabro, AM (3 January 1925 – 13 January 2011) was an Australian politician.
Frank Callaway Sir Frank Callaway AO CMG OBE (16 May 191922 February 2003) was an influential music educator and administrator.
Frank Wilkes Frank Noel Wilkes AM, Australian politician, was Leader of the Labor Opposition in Victoria from 1977 to 1981.
Gabi Hollows Gabi Hollows AO (born Gabrielle Beryl O'Sullivan, 21 May 1953) is one of Australia's 100 Living Treasures.
Gary Ablett, Sr. Gary Robert Ablett, Sr. (born 1 October 1961) is a retired professional Australian rules football player who played the majority of his career with the Geelong Football Club.
Gavin Souter Gavin Geoffrey Souter AO is an Australian journalist and historian.
Geoff Henke Geoffrey "Geoff" John Henke, AO is a former Australian ice hockey player and Australian Olympic Committee official.
Geoffrey Blainey Geoffrey Norman Blainey AC (born 11 March 1930), is a prominent Australian historian, academic, philanthropist and commentator with a wide international audience.
Geoffrey Rush Geoffrey Roy Rush, (born 6 July 1951) is an Australian actor and film producer.
George Chaloupka George Jiří Chaloupka OAM, FAHA was an expert on Indigenous Australian rock art.
George Hampel (attorney) Professor George Hampel AM QC was a Justice of the Supreme Court of Victoria from 1983 to 2000, having previously practised as a barrister since 1958.
George Piggins George Leslie Piggins AM (born 14 October 1944) is an Australian rugby league personality.
Gerard Willems Gerard Willems AM (born Gerardus Maria Willems, 19 August 1946) is a Dutch-born Australian classical pianist and teacher.
Gilbert Bennion Gilbert Bennion (1 October 1898 – 27 January 2005) was, at age 106, one of the last surviving Australian veterans of World War I.
Glenn Davies Glenn Naunton Davies (born 26 September 1950) is an Australian Anglican bishop.
Glenn Sterle Glenn Sterle (born 3 January 1960) is an Australian politician.
Glyn Davis Glyn Conrad Davis AC (born 25 July 1959) is the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Melbourne.
Graeme Koehne Graeme Koehne (born 3 August 1956) is an Australian composer and music educator.
Graeme Murphy Graeme Lloyd Murphy AO (born 2 November 1950) is an Australian dance choreographer.
Graeme Samuel Graeme Julian Samuel AC (born 31 May 1946) is an Australian businessman.
Graham Farquhar Graham Douglas Farquhar, AO, FAA, FRS is an Australian biophysicist, Distinguished Professor at Australian National University, and leader of the Farquhar Lab.
Graham Gunn Graham McDonald Gunn, AM (born 5 September 1942), Australian politician, was a member of the South Australian House of Assembly.
Grant Hackett Grant Hackett OAM (born 9 May 1980) is an Australian former swimmer most famous for winning the men's 1500 metres freestyle race at both the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney and the 2004 Summ...
Grant Kenny Grant Hayden Kenny OAM (born 14 June 1963 in Maryborough, Queensland) is an Australian former Ironman, surf lifesaver and canoer.
Greg Hartung Gregory Neil 'Greg' Hartung AO (born 3 June 1948) is a leading Australian and international sport administrator.
Greg Urwin Gregory Lawrence Urwin PSM CSI (21 August 1946 – 9 August 2008) was an Australian career diplomat and top Pacific specialist.
Greg Westaway Gregory John "Greg" Westaway is an Australian businessman and founder of Gregorys Transport.
Gus Gilmore Major General Peter Warwick "Gus" Gilmore, (born 31 January 1962, Sydney) was appointed Special Operations Commander Australia in January 2011.
Gus Williams (musician) Kasper Gus Ntjalka Williams OAM, known as Gus Williams (20 June 1937 – 13 September 2010) was a country singer from Hermannsburg in Central Australia.
Gustav Nossal Sir Gustav Victor Joseph Nossal, AC, CBE, FAA, FRCP, FRACP, FRCPath, FRACGP, FRSE, FTSE, FRS (born 4 June 1931) is a distinguished Australian research biologist.
Guy Green (judge) Sir Guy Stephen Montague Green, AC, KBE, CVO (born 26 July 1937) was the Governor of Tasmania from 1995 to 2003.
Hans Freeman Hans Charles Freeman AM FAA (26 May 1929 – 9 November 2008) was a German-born Australian bioinorganic chemist, protein crystallographer, and Professor of Inorganic Chemistry who spent most of hi...
Harry Moore (Australian politician) Harry Moore was a former Australian Labor Party politician, elected as a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly for the Tuggerah from 1981 to 1988, and for Wyong from 1988 to 1991.
Harry Wells (rugby league) Harry James Wells (born 1932) is an Australian former representative rugby league footballer of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.
Heath Francis Heath Wesley Francis, OAM (born 16 November 1981 in Newcastle, New South Wales is an Australian athlete who has participated in the 2000, 2004 and 2008 Summer Paralympics.
Helen Hughes Helen Hughes AO (1 October 192815 June 2013) was an Australian economist.
Helen Nugent Helen Marion Nugent AO is an Australian businesswoman, company director and academic.
Helen Westwood Helen Mary Westwood AM, MLC, is an Australian politician and Australian Labor Party member of the New South Wales Legislative Council.
Ian Callinan The Hon Ian David Francis Callinan AC QC (born 1 September 1937) is a former Justice of the High Court of Australia, the highest court in the Australian court hierarchy.
Ian Constable Ian Jeffrey Constable AO is an Australian ophthalmologist and the founder and director of the Lions Eye Institute in Perth, Western Australia.
Ian Goodenough Ian Reginald Goodenough (born 3 July 1975 in Singapore) is an Australian businessman and politician.
Ian Kiernan Ian Bruce Carrick Kiernan AO (born 4 October 1940) is an environmentalist who organised the Clean Up Australia campaign, and in 1993 a similar Clean Up the World operation which attracte...
Ian McDougall (architect) Ian Lachlan McDougall is Professor of Architecture and Urban Design at the University of Adelaide and a founding director of the Australian architecture firm Ashton Raggatt McDougall or ARM Ar...
Ian Plimer Ian Rutherford Plimer (born 12 February 1946) is an Australian geologist, professor emeritus of earth sciences at the University of Melbourne, professor of mining geology at the University of Ad...
Ian Thorpe Ian James Thorpe, (born 13 October 1982), nicknamed the Thorpedo and Thorpey, is an Australian swimmer who specialises in freestyle, but also competes in backstroke and the ...
Ian Tuxworth Ian Lindsay Tuxworth is an Australian politician, who was Chief Minister of the Northern Territory of Australia from 17 October 1984 until he resigned on 10 May 1986.
Ita Buttrose Ita Clare Buttrose, AO, OBE, (born 17 January 1942) is an Australian journalist and businesswoman.
Jack Brabham Sir John Arthur "Jack" Brabham, AO, OBE (born 2 April 1926) is an Australian former racing driver who was Formula One champion in and.
Jack Lockett John Henry "Jack" Lockett OAM (22 January 1891 – 25 May 2002) was a farmer and an Australian veteran of the First World War.
Jack Pettigrew John Douglas ("Jack") Pettigrew (born 2 October 1943 in Wagga Wagga) is Emeritus Professor of Physiology and Director of the Vision, Touch and Hearing Research Centre at the University of Queens...
Jackie Huggins Jacqueline Gail "Jackie" Huggins AM, FAHA (born 19 August 1956) is an Indigenous Australian author, historian and Aboriginal rights activist of the Bidjara Central Queensland and Birri-Gubba Jur...
Jacques Nasser Jacques A. Nasser AO (Arabic: جاك نصر);(born 12 December 1947) is a Lebanese-born Australian businessman, who currently serves as Chairman of the Board of BHP Billiton.
James Dibble James Edward Dibble AM MBE (4 February 1923 – 13 December 2010) was an Australian television presenter, best known as the presenter of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's (ABC) Sydney news...
James Haire Ian James Mitchell Haire AC, KStJ (born 1946, Northern Ireland) is a Christian minister of religion.
James McWha James Alexander McWha is botanist whose professional career was devoted to teaching, research and educational administration in New Zealand, Northern Ireland and Australia.
Jane Halton Sarah Jane "Jane" Halton (born 4 January 1960) is a senior Australian public servant and policymaker.
Jeanne Little Jeanne Little (born Jeanne Mitchell; 11 May 1938) is a Gold Logie -award winning Australian entertainer and TV personality.
Jenny Graves Jennifer Marshall Graves AO is Distinguished Professor within the La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science, La Trobe University, Australia and Professor Emeritus of the Australian National Unive...
Jesse Martin Jesse Martin, OAM (born 26 August 1981) is an Australian sailor who in 1999 became the youngest person to circumnavigate the globe solo, non-stop, and unassisted, taking the record from David Di...
Jim Kennan James Harley "Jim" Kennan SC (25 February 1946 – 4 August 2010) was an Australian politician and later Adjunct Professor of Law at Deakin University.
Jim Plowman Sidney James "Jim" Plowman (13 December 1934 – 3 May 2007) was an Australian politician.
Jim Service James Glen Service AO is an Australian company director.
Jim Stynes James "Jim" Stynes OAM (23 April 196620 March 2012) was a prominent Irish footballer who was best known for his career as a professional Australian rules football player and administrator.
Joan Kirner Joan Elizabeth Kirner AC (born 20 June 1938), Australian politician, was the 42nd Premier of Victoria, the first woman to hold the position, which she held for two years prior to a landslide ele...
John Brumby John Mansfield Brumby (born 21 April 1953), is a former Victorian Labor Party politician who was Premier of Victoria from 2007 to 2010.
John Cornforth Sir John Warcup "Kappa" Cornforth, Jr., AC, CBE, FRS, FAA (7 September 1917 – 8 December 2013), was an AustralianBritish chemist who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1975 for his work on the ...
John Curro John Ronald Curro AM MBE (born 6 December 1932) is an Australian-based violist, conductor, and music director.
John Farnham John Peter Farnham AO, formerly billed as Johnny Farnham (born 1 July 1949, Dagenham, England), is an Australian pop singer.
John Howard John Winston Howard, (born 26 July 1939) was the 25th Prime Minister of Australia, from 11 March 1996 to 3 December 2007.
John Mason (Australian politician) John Marsden Mason (born 20 November 1928) is a former Australian politician, a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly for 16 years.
John Mulvaney John Mulvaney AO CMG is an Australian archaeologist and known as the "father of Australian Archaeology".
John Painter (theologian) John Painter FAHA (born 22 September 1935 in Bellingen, New South Wales) is an Australian New Testament scholar.
John Paul Wild Dr John Paul (Paul) Wild AC CBE MA ScD (Cantab.) FRS FTSE FAA (17 May 192310 May 2008) was a British-born Australian scientist.
John Rickard (academic) Dr. John Anthony Rickard (born 12 July 1945) is an economist, and Chair of Higher Education Governing Council of Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia.
John Robert de Laeter John Robert de Laeter, AO, FTSE, FAIP (3 May 193316 August 2010) was an Australian scientist with a distinguished career across several fields in Nuclear physics, Cosmochemistry, Geochronology,...
John Sanderson Lieutenant General John Murray Sanderson AC (born 4 November 1940) is a former Governor of Western Australia and a former Chief of the Australian Army.
John Stocker (scientist) John Wilcox Stocker AO (born 23 April 1945) is an Australian immunologist and the former Chairman of the Board of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), the na...
John Watt (Australian scientist) John Watt (born c.1935) is an Australian physicist, former Assistant Chief of the CSIRO Division of Mineral and Process Engineering, and Australia Prize winner.
Johnny Warren John Norman Warren, MBE, OAM (17 May 1943 – 6 November 2004) was an Australian football (soccer) player, coach, administrator, writer and broadcaster.
Jon Stanhope Jonathan Ronald (Jon) Stanhope, AO (born 29 April 1951) is a former Australian politician who was Labor Chief Minister of the Australian Capital Territory from 2001 to 2011.
Joy Baluch Nancy Joy Baluch AM (10 October 1932 – 14 May 2013) was an Australian politician who served as Mayor of Port Augusta from 1981 to 1993 and from 1995 until her death.
Joyce Brown (netballer) Joyce Alice Brown, OAM (born 1938) is an Australian netball player and coach, who has both coached and captained the Australia national netball team.
Julie Higgins Julie Elizabeth Higgins (née] Fowler), OAM (born 28 February 1958)is an Australian equestrian rider who won two gold medals at the 2000 Summer Paralympics in Sydney.
Karrie Webb Karrie Ann Webb AM (born 21 December 1974) is Australia's most successful female professional golfer, and one of the greatest players in the history of women's golf.
Kathy Sullivan (Australian politician) Kathryn Jean Martin "Kathy" Sullivan AM (born 8 March 1942), Australian politician, was a Liberal member of the Australian Senate from 1974 to 1984, representing Queensland, and a member of the ...
Katrina Webb Katrina Lea Webb-Denis, OAMis an Australian Paralympic athlete with cerebral palsy.
Keith Miller Keith Ross Miller, (28 November 1919 – 11 October 2004) was an Australian Test cricketer and a Royal Australian Air Force pilot during World War II. Miller is widely regarded as Australia's gre...
Keith Payne Keith Payne VC, OAM (born 30 August 1933) is an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest decoration for gallantry "in the face of the enemy" awarded to members of the British and ...
Ken Freeman Kenneth Charles (Ken) Freeman, FAA, FRS (born 27 August 1940) is an Australian astronomer and astrophysicist who is currently Duffield Professor of Astronomy in the Research School of Astronomy ...
Ken Freeman (astronomer) Kenneth Charles (Ken) Freeman, FAA, FRS (born 27 August 1940) is an Australian astronomer and astrophysicist who is currently Duffield Professor of Astronomy in the Research School of Astronomy ...
Kenneth Minogue Kenneth Robert Minogue (September 11, 1930 in Palmerston North, New Zealand – June 28, 2013 in Guayaquil, Ecuador) was an Australian conservative political theorist who was Emeritus Professor of...
Kerryn Phelps Kerryn Lyndel Phelps AM (born 14 December 1957) is an Australian medical practitioner and public commentator.
Khalil Eideh Khalil Eideh (born 8 November 1954) is an Australian politician, for the state of Victoria.
Kylie Minogue Kylie Ann Minogue, OBE (born 28 May 1968), often known simply as Kylie, is an Australian singer, recording artist, songwriter and actress, working and living in London.
Lenox Hewitt Sir Lenox Hewitt OBE (born 7 May 1917) is a retired senior Australian public servant.
Leo Schofield Leo Schofield AM (born 6 May 1935) is an Australian restaurant critic, contributing a weekly column in The Mercury.
Leonard Francis Lindoy Leonard Francis Lindoy, FAA, is an Australian chemist with interests in macrocyclic chemistry and metallo-supramolecular chemistry, and an Emeritus Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at the Univer...
Les Bursill Leslie William (Les) Bursill (OAM) is a Dharawal (Aboriginal Australian) historian, archaeologist, anthropologist, and publisher, born in Hurstville, New South Wales, on 4 February 1945.
Libby Kosmala Elizabeth "Libby" Dudley Kosmala (née Richards), OAM (born 8 July 1942) is an Australian shooter with paraplegia.
Lindsay Thompson Lindsay Hamilton Simpson Thompson AO, CMG (15 October 1923 – 16 July 2008), Australian Liberal Party politician, was the 40th Premier of Victoria from June 1981 to April 1982.
Lionel Bowen Lionel Frost Bowen, AC (28 December 1922 – 1 April 2012) was an Australian politician and senior Labor Party figure, serving in the ministries of Gough Whitlam and Bob Hawke.
Lionel Gilbert Lionel Arthur Gilbert OAM is an Australian historian, author, curator, lecturer, and biographer, specializing in applied, natural, and local history.
Lisa Curry Lisa Gaye Curry (MBE, AO) (born 15 May 1962) is a former Australian swimmer turned media personality.
Lorraine Crapp Lorraine Joyce Thurlow (née Crapp) (born 1 October 1938) is a former Olympic swimming champion representing Australia.
Lou Richards Lewis Thomas Charles "Lou" Richards, MBE (born 15 March 1923) is a retired Australian rules footballer, who played 250 games with the Collingwood Football Club in the Victorian Football League ...
Maggie Beer Maggie Beer AM (born January 1945) is an Australian cook, food author, restaurateur and food manufacturer.
Malcolm Brooks Malcolm Harold Brooks OAM is an Australian politician who served as member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly for the district of Gosford from 1973-1976 and as Shire President and Mayor...
Mandawuy Yunupingu Mandawuy Djarrtjuntjun Yunupingu (formerly Tom Djambayang Bakamana Yunupingu, skin name Gudjuk; 17 September 19562 June 2013) was an Aboriginal Australian musician and educator.
Marcel Caux Marcel Caux, born Harold Katte, was an Australian World War I veteran and the last known survivor of the Battle of Pozières.
Marcia Neave Justice Marcia Ann Neave AO was appointed to the Supreme Court of Victoria, Court of Appeals division, on 22 February 2006.
Margaret Court Margaret Court (née Smith; born 16 July 1942), also known as Margaret Smith Court, is a retired World No. 1 professional tennis player and Christian minister from Australia.
Margaret Guilfoyle Dame Margaret Georgina Constance Guilfoyle, AC, DBE (née McCarthy; born 15 May 1926) was a British-born Australian Senator for the state of Victoria from 1971 to 1987.
Margaret Thorsborne Margaret Grace Thorsborne AO (born 1927) is an Australian naturalist, conservationist and environmental activist.
Marie Bashir Marie Roslyn Bashir (born 1 December 1930) has been the Governor of New South Wales since March 2001.
Marie Little Marie Therese Little OAM is a leading Australian sport administrator particularly in the area for disability sport.
Mark Bagshaw Dr Mark Stephen Bagshaw (born 6 November 1956) is an Australian businessman and disability advocate.
Mark Durie The Reverend Dr Mark Durie is an Australian scholar and vicar of St Mary's Anglican Church in Caulfield, Victoria, Australia.
Mark Ella Mark Gordon Ella, AM (born 5 June 1959) is an Australian former rugby union player, often considered as one of his country's all-time greats in that sport.
Mark Richards (surfer) Mark Richards, OAM (born 7 March 1957), known as MR, is an Australian surfer, four time world champion (1979–1982), and highly respected by his peers.
Mark Taylor (cricketer) Mark Anthony Taylor, AO (born 27 October 1964 in Leeton, New South Wales; nicknamed "Tubby" or "Tubs") is a former Australian cricket player and Test opening batsman from 1988–1999, ...
Mark Vaile Mark Anthony James Vaile (born 18 April 1956) is a former Deputy Prime Minister of Australia and former leader of the National Party of Australia.
Martin Albrecht (businessman) Martin Carl Albrecht AC, FTSE, FIE Aust, FAICD, FAIM, is a prominent Australian businessman, best known for his service as Chairman, previously CEO (1985–2000), of Thiess Pty Ltd. In June 2002 h...
Mary Allitt Mary Loy (née Allitt) OAM (1 November 1925 – 10 December 2013) was an Australian cricketer who captained the national women's team on three occasions in 1963.
Max Bingham Sir Eardley Max Bingham QC, known as Max Bingham, is a former Deputy Premier and Opposition Leader of Tasmania, who represented the electorate of Denison for the Liberal Party of Australia...
Mem Fox Mem Fox, AM (born Merrion Frances Partridge on 5 March 1946) is an Australian writer of children's books and an educationalist specialising in literacy.
Michael Jeffery Major General Philip Michael Jeffery (born 12 December 1937) was the 24th Governor-General of Australia (2003–2008), the first Australian career soldier to be appointed governor-general.
Michael Kirby (judge) The Hon. Michael Donald Kirby (born 18 March 1939) is an Australian jurist and academic who is a former Justice of the High Court of Australia, serving from 1996 to 2009.
Michael L'Estrange Michael Gerard L'Estrange AO (born 12 October 1952 in North Sydney, New South Wales), an Australian academic and former public servant, is the Head of the National Security College at the Austra...
Mick Cronin (rugby league) Michael William "Mick" Cronin OAM (born 1951 in Kiama, New South Wales) is an Australian former professional rugby league footballer and coach.
Mick Keelty Michael Joseph "Mick" Keelty AO APM (born 13 July 1954), Australian police officer, was the Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police from 2001 to 2009.
Mike Rann Michael David Rann CNZM (born 5 January 1953) is the Australian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom since 2 December 2012 and a former Australian politician who served as the 44th Premier of...
Murray Rose Iain Murray Rose, AM (6 January 193915 April 2012) was an Australian swimmer,actor, sports commentator and marketing executive.
Nancy Millis Emeritus Professor Nancy Fannie Millis AC MBE was an Australian microbiologist, who introduced fermentation technologies to Australia, and created the first applied microbiology course taught i...
Neil Batt Neil Leonard Charles Batt AO (born 14 June 1937), Australian politician, is a former Tasmanian government minister, Deputy Premier and Member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly.
Neil Pope Neil Albert Pope (born 3 March 1949) is a former Australian politician.
Neil Robson (politician) Neil Maxwell Robson AM (5 July 1928 – 14 December 2013) was a Tasmanian member of parliament from 1976 to 1992.
Neville McNamara Air Chief Marshal Sir Neville Patrick McNamara (born 17 April 1923) is a retired senior commander of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF).
Nicholas Saunders (Vice-Chancellor) Nicholas Andrew Saunders AO (born 26 June 1946) is an Australian academic and was the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Newcastle from 2004 to 2011.
Nicholas Shehadie Sir Nicholas Michael Shehadie, (born 15 November 1926) is the former Lord Mayor of Sydney (1973–1975) and a former national representative rugby union captain, who made thirty career Test appea...
Noel Robins David Noel Robins, OAM(3 September 1935 – 22 May 2003) was an Australian sailor.
Pat O'Shane Patricia June "Pat" O'Shane AM (born 19 June 1941 in Mossman, Queensland) is a magistrate of the Local Court of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia.
Paul Couvret Paul Couvret OAM, JP (5 June 19225 July 2013) was a Dutch–born Australian military veteran, New South Wales schoolteacher and local Councillor.
Paul de Jersey Paul de Jersey, AC, QC (born 21 September 1948) has since 1998 been Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Queensland, which is the highest ranking court in the Australian State of Queensland.
Paul Thomas (academic) Paul Thomas AM is the founding Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Peter Arnison Major General Peter Maurice Arnison (born 21 October 1940 in Lismore, New South Wales), was Governor of Queensland from July 1997 until July 2003.
Peter Beattie Peter Douglas Beattie, (born 18 November 1952) is an Australian politician who served as the 36th Premier of the Australian state of Queensland for nine years and leader of the Australian Labor...
Peter Casserly Peter Casserly (28 January 1898 – 24 June 2005) was, at age 107, the last surviving member of the 1st AIF serving in France in the First World War.
Peter Cosgrove General Peter John Cosgrove (born 28 July 1947) is a retired senior Australian Army officer.
Peter Dowding Peter McCallum Dowding SC (born 6 October 1943 in Melbourne) was the 24th Premier of Western Australia, serving from 25 February 1988 until his resignation on 12 February 1990 after an internal ...
Peter Gration General Peter Courtney Gration (born 6 January 1932) is an Australian general who served in the positions of Chief of the General Staff and Chief of the Defence Force; the professional head of ...
Peter Harrison (historian) Peter Harrison FAHA (b. 1955) is Research Professor and Director of the Centre of the History of European Discourses at the University of Queensland.
Peter Harvey Peter Michael St Clair Harvey (16 September 19442 March 2013) was an Australian journalist and broadcaster.
Peter Hollingworth Peter John Hollingworth (born 10 April 1935) is an Australian retired Anglican bishop.
Peter Leahy Lieutenant General Peter Francis Leahy AC (born 1952) is a retired senior officer of the Australian Army, whose military career culminated with his appointment as Chief of the Army from 2002 unt...
Peter Leslie Lee Professor Peter Leslie Lee is an Australian engineer, academic, and higher education administrator, and a recognized authority within the field of process control.
Peter McPhee (academic) Peter McPhee AM is an Australian academic who was the Provost of the University of Melbourne.
Peter Shergold Peter Roger Shergold (born 27 September 1946) is an Australian academic, company director, and former public servant.
Peter Thomson (golfer) Peter William Thomson AO, CBE (born 23 August 1929) is an Australian professional golfer.
Phil Anderson Philip Grant Anderson OAM is an Australian former professional racing cyclist who was the first non-European to wear the yellow jersey of the Tour de France.
Phil Anderson (cyclist) Philip Grant Anderson OAM (born 12 March 1958) is an Australian former professional racing cyclist who was the first non-European to wear the yellow jers...
Philip Flood Philip James Flood AO, (born 1935) is a distinguished former Australian diplomat and a former senior public servant.
Phillip Adams Phillip Andrew Hedley Adams, (born 12 July 1939) is an Australian farmer, broadcaster and public intellectual.
Phillip Bennett General Sir Phillip Harvey Bennett (born 27 December 1928) is a retired senior officer of the Australian Army who served as Chief of the Australian Defence Force from 1984 to 1987, and later as...
Phyllis Frost Dame Phyllis Frost AC DBE JP (14 September 191730 October 2004) was an Australian welfare worker and philanthropist, known for her commitment to causes, such as helping prisoners.
Pru Goward Prudence Jane Goward MP (born 2 September 1952 in Adelaide), an Australian politician, is the Minister for Community Services and Women in the O'Farrell Liberal-National Coalition Government sin...
Quentin Bryce Quentin Alice Louise Bryce (née Strachan; born 23 December 1942) is the 25th Governor-General of Australia, in office since September 2008.
R. M. Williams Reginald Murray Williams AO, CMG (24 May 19084 November 2003) was an Australian bushman and entrepreneur who rose from a swagman, to a millionaire.
Raigh Roe Dame Raigh Edith Roe DBE (born 12 December 1922, Western Australia) has been a member of the Australian Country Women's Association since 1941; she became Branch President, Western Australian St...
Rale Rasic Zvonimir "Ralé" Rašić OAM (born 26 December 1935 in Mostar, Littoral Banovina, Kingdom of Yugoslavia (now Bosnia and Herzegovina) is a Serbian-Australian former football player, coach and media ...
Ralph Elliott Ralph Warren Victor Elliott, AM (born Rudolf W. H. V. Ehrenberg; 14 August 1921 – 24 June 2012) was a German-born Australian professor of English, and a runologist.
Ralph Slatyer Ralph Owen Slatyer AC, FAA was an Australian ecologist, and the first Chief Scientist of Australia from 1989 to 1992.
Rechelle Hawkes Rechelle Margaret Hawkes, OAM (born 30 May 1967 in Albany, Western Australia) was the captain of the Australian Women’s Hockey Team, best known as the Hockeyroos, for eight years and is one ...
Reg Turnbull Reginald John David "Spot" Turnbull (21 February 1908 – 17 July 2006) was an Australian politician.
Renfrey Potts Renfrey Burnard (Ren) Potts AO, BSc(Hons) (Adel), D Phil (Oxon), DSc (Oxon), FAA, FTSE, FACS, FAustMS (1925–2005) was an Australian mathematician and is notable for the Potts model and his achie...
Ric Smith Richard Campbell "Ric" Smith AO, PSM (born 1944) was a senior Australian Public Servant who retired in December 2006.
Richard Gill (conductor) Richard James Gill OAM (born 4 November 1941 in Sydney) is an Australian conductor who has earned awards for his work.
Richard Larkins Richard Graeme Larkins AO was the Vice-Chancellor and President of Monash University from 2003 to June 2009.
Rob Akers Robert George "Rob" Akers (17 October 1941 – 26 October 2006) was an architect and Liberal Party Member of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland, for the seat of Pine Rivers 1974-1983.
Rob Valentine Robert Henry Francis "Rob" Valentine (born 15 June 1950) is an Australian politician.
Robert Connolly Robert Connolly (born 1967) is a film director, producer and screenwriter based in Melbourne, Australia.
Robert de Castella Robert Francois "Rob" de Castella, (born 27 February 1957) is an Australian former world champion marathon runner.
Robert Fordham Robert Clive Fordham is an Australian former politician, who was a member of the Victorian Legislative Assembly representing the state seat of Footscray for the Australian Labor Party from 1970 ...
Robert Juniper Robert Litchfield Juniper, AM (7 January 192920 December 2012) was an Australian artist, art teacher, illustrator, painter, printmaker and sculptor.
Robin Batterham Robin John Batterham AO FAA FTSE is an Australian scientist specialising in chemical engineering.
Rod Marsh Rodney William Marsh MBE (born 4 November 1947) is a former Australian wicketkeeper.
Rodney Croome Rodney Peter Croome AM is an Australian LGBT rights activist and academic.
Roger Smalley Roger Smalley AM is a British-Australian composer, pianist and conductor.
Rolf Harris Rolf Harris, AO, CBE (born 30 March 1930) is an Australian-born, British-based entertainer.
Romaldo Giurgola Romaldo (Aldo) Giurgola AO (born 2 September 1920) is an Italian-American-Australian academic architect, professor, and author.
Ron Hamence Ronald Arthur Hamence (25 November 1915 – 24 March 2010) was a cricketer who played for South Australia (SA) and Australia.
Ronald Harvey Ronald George Harvey, AM, CVO, (born 9 June 1934) is a former senior Australian public servant and sport administrator.
Ross Clark Ross Clark (born 30 August 1953) is an award-winning Australian poet.
Ross Clifford Ross Richard Clifford AM (born 1951) is an Australian Baptist theologian, political commentator, radio personality and author.
Roy Longmore Roy Longmore was an Australian centenarian, and one of the last two living veterans of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps serving in World War I.
Rupert Myers Sir Rupert Horace Myers KBE AO was the third vice-chancellor of the University of New South Wales, between 1969 and 1981.
Russ Shalders Vice Admiral Russell Edward Shalders (born 8 September 1951) is a retired admiral of the Royal Australian Navy.
Russell Crowe Russell Ira Crowe (born 7 April 1964) is a New Zealand actor, film producer and musician based in Australia and the United States.
Sallyanne Atkinson Sallyanne Atkinson AO (born 23 July 1942) is an Australian politician, former Lord Mayor of Brisbane and former chair of ABC Learning.
Shane Porteous John Shane Porteous (born 17 August 1942) is an Australian television character actor, TV screenplay scriptwriter, theatre actor, animation layout artist, and animation voice artist.
Shirley McKerrow Shirley Margaret McKerrow OAM, née Gardini was the first woman to serve as federal president of an Australian political party as president of the National Party from 1981 to 1987.
Silma Ihram Silma Ihram is an Australian pioneer of Muslim education in the West, founder and former school Principal of the 'Noor Al Houda Islamic College' in Sydney, and a campaigner for racial tolerance.
Simon Crean Simon Findlay Crean (born 26 February 1949) was an Australian politician and former trade unionist.
Stephanie Alexander Stephanie Ann Alexander, is an Australian cook, restaurateur and food writer.
Stephen Duckett Stephen John Duckett (born 18 February 1950) is an economist and health services manager who has occupied leadership roles in health services in both Australia and Canada.
Stephen Hatton Stephen Paul Hatton (born 28 January 1948) is an Australian politician, who was Chief Minister of the Northern Territory of Australia from 1986 to 1988.
Stephen Hopper Stephen Donald Hopper AC FLS FTSE (born 1951) is a Western Australian botanist, specialising in conservation biology and vascular plants.
Sue Napier Sue Napier (1 January 1948 – 5 August 2010) was an Australian politician.
Susie O'Neill Susan "Susie" O'Neill (born 2 August 1973) is an Australian former competitive swimmer from Brisbane, Queensland.
Tammin Sursok Tammin Pamela Sursok (born 19 August 1983) is a South African- born Australian actress and singer-songwriter.
Tim Bowden Tim Bowden, AM (born 2 August 1937), is an author, radio and television broadcaster and producer, and oral historian.
Tom Hughes (Australian politician) Thomas Eyre Forrest Hughes AO QC (born 26 November 1923) is a former Australian politician and a prominent barrister practising at Blackstone Chambers in Sydney, who served as the 19th Attorney-...
Tom Lewis (Australian politician) Thomas Lancelot (Tom) Lewis AO (born 23 January 1922) is a former New South Wales politician, Premier of New South Wales and Minister in the cabinets of Sir Robert Askin and Sir Eric Willis.
Tom Stannage Charles Thomas "Tom" Stannage, AM was a prominent Western Australian historian, academic, Australian rules football player and administrator.
Tom Uren Thomas Uren, (born 28 May 1921) was a Deputy Leader of the Australian Labor Party.
Toni Lamond Toni Lamond AM (born 29 March 1932) is an Australian cabaret singer, stage and television actor, dancer and comedienne.
Tony Abbott Anthony John Abbott (born 4 November 1957), widely known as Tony Abbott, is an Australian politician who has been the 28th Prime Minister of Australia since 2013 and Leader of the Liberal ...
Tony Charlton Tony Charlton OAM, AM, was an Australian sports broadcaster.
Tony D'Aloisio Anthony Michael "Tony" D'Aloisio AM (born 1949 in Italy) was Chairman of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC).
Tony Eggleton Anthony "Tony" Eggleton, AO, CVO (born 30 April 1932), is a former Federal Director of the Liberal Party of Australia.
Tony Mooney Anthony John "Tony" Mooney AM is a former Australian politician who served as a City Councillor of the City of Townsville, Queensland from 1977 to 2008, and the Mayor from 1989 to 2008.
Tony Roche Anthony "Tony" Dalton Roche, AO MBE (born 17 May 1945) is a former professional Australian tennis player, native of Tarcutta.
Tracey Cross Tracey Nicole Cross, OAM is an Australian visually impaired swimmer.
Trevor Kaine Trevor Thomas Kaine (17 February 1928 – 3 June 2008), an Australian politician, was Chief Minister of the Australian Capital Territory from 1989 to 1991, and was elected a multi-member single el...
Trevor R. Bryce Trevor Robert Bryce (born 1940) is an Australian Hittitologist specializing in ancient and classical Near-eastern history.
Trevor Rowe Trevor Cyril Rowe AO is an Australian businessman, and has held numerous executive positions in the public and private sectors.
Valerie Taylor (diver) Ron Josiah Taylor, AM was a prominent Australian shark expert, as is his wife, Valerie May Taylor nee Heighes, AM.
Vivian Smith Vivian Brian Smith (born 3 June 1933) is an Australian poet.
Walter Parker (ANZAC) Walter Parker (11 August 1894 – 22 January 2000) was an Australian centenarian, one of the last three living veterans of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) who served in Wor...
Warren H Williams Warren Hedley Williams is a singer, musician and song writer from Hermannsburg in Central Australia.
Warren H. Williams Warren Hedley Williams (born 27 December 1963) is a singer, musician and song writer from Hermannsburg in Central Australia.
Warren Pearson Warren Andrew Pearson AM (born April 6, 1966) is the Chief Executive Officer of the National Australia Day Council (NADC).
Warren Truss Warren Errol Truss (born 8 October 1948) is the leader of the National Party of Australia in the Parliament of Australia.
William Dargie Sir William Alexander Dargie CBE (4 June 1912 – 26 July 2003) was an Australian painter, known especially for his portrait paintings.
Yvonne Kenny Yvonne Kenny AM (born 25 November 1950) is an Australian soprano, particularly associated with Handel and Mozart roles.