P. L. TraversP. L. Travers
09 August 1899
Writer
Saroo BrierleySaroo Brierley
22 May 1981
Businessman, Author

Tim MinchinTim Minchin
07 October 1975
Comedian

Germaine Greer Germaine Greer
29 January 1939
Writer

Patrick WhitePatrick White
28 May 1912
Australian Writer

Henry LawsonHenry Lawson
17 June 1867
Writer
Robert HughesRobert Hughes
28 July 1938
Art Critic, Writer

Judith Wright Judith Wright
31 May 1915
Poet, Environmentalist, Campaigner for Aboriginal

Mem FoxMem Fox
05 March 1946
Writer
Georges LeBarGeorges LeBar
24 January 1973
Author

Jim JefferiesJim Jefferies
14 February 1977
Stand-up comedian
Andrew UptonAndrew Upton
01 February 1966
Film director, Screenwriter, Librettist

Leigh WhannellLeigh Whannell
17 January 1977
Actor, Screenwriter, Writer, Director

Lindy Chamberlain-CreightonLindy Chamberlain-Creighton
04 March 1948
 

Mark Brandon ReadMark Brandon Read
17 November 1954
Criminal

Yanis VaroufakisYanis Varoufakis
24 March 1961
Economist, Politician, Professor, Non-fiction
Ben EltonBen Elton
03 May 1959
Actor, Comedian, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter,

Rhonda ByrneRhonda Byrne
12 March 1951
Screenwriter

J.M. CoetzeeJ. M. Coetzee
09 February 1940
Novelist

Silvia CollocaSilvia Colloca
23 July 1977
Actress
James ClavellJames Clavell
10 October 1921
Novelist

Clive JamesClive James
07 October 1939
Writer, Broadcaster, Literary critic
Robyn DavidsonRobyn Davidson
06 September 1950
Explorer, Writer

Gregory David RobertsGregory David Roberts
21 June 1952
writer, novelist

Liane MoriartyLiane Moriarty
15 November 1966
Writer
Brendan CowellBrendan Cowell
16 August 1976
Actor

Markus ZusakMarkus Zusak
23 June 1975
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer
Susan PowterSusan Powter
22 December 1957
Writer, Presenter, Motivational speaker,

Hamish BlakeHamish Blake
11 December 1981
Writer, Actor

Toby SchmitzToby Schmitz
04 May 1977
Actor
Chris ClarkChris Clark
14 March 1960
historian of the modern age, historian, university

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John PilgerJohn Pilger
09 October 1939
War correspondent, Writer, Director, Journalist
Shannon BennettShannon Bennett
23 November 1975
Chef

Colleen McCulloughColleen McCullough
01 June 1937
Novelist, Writer, Neurologist, Biographer, Science

Tim WintonTim Winton
04 August 1960
Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Children's writer

Jessica WatsonJessica Watson
18 May 1993
Explorer, Writer, Blogger, Autobiographer
Benedict SamuelBenedict Samuel
15 April 1988
Actor
Timothy ConigraveTimothy Conigrave
19 November 1959
actor,writer

Matthew ReillyMatthew Reilly
02 July 1974
Writer, Poet lawyer

Karl KruszelnickiKarl Kruszelnicki
20 March 1948
Author

Garth NixGarth Nix
19 July 1963
Writer, Children's writer, Author, Novelist,
John FlanaganJohn Flanagan
22 May 1944
writer, novelist, screenwriter

Thomas KeneallyThomas Keneally
07 October 1935
Writer, Playwright, Novelist, Actor, Author

Peter FitzSimonsPeter FitzSimons
29 June 1961
Rugby union player, Biographer

Kathy LetteKathy Lette
11 November 1958
Novelist

Richard FlanaganRichard Flanagan
1961 AD
writer, journalist, film director, novelist
Michael HallidayMichael Halliday
13 April 1925
Linguist

Clementine FordClementine Ford
1981 AD
Writer
Gregory Kenneth EganGreg Egan
20 August 1961
Writer

Steve KilbeySteve Kilbey
13 September 1954
Poet, Painter, Singer, Singer-songwriter,

Peter CareyPeter Carey
07 May 1943
writer, novelist, screenwriter, university
Miles FranklinMiles Franklin
14 October 1879
Writer

Richard NevilleRichard Neville
16 December 1941
Writer
Julie GoodwinJulie Goodwin
31 October 1970
Writer

Les HiddinsLes Hiddins
13 August 1946
Writer

Shaun TanShaun Tan
1974 AD
writer, children's writer, draughtsperson,

Michel FaberMichel Faber
13 April 1960
Writer, Novelist, Journalist, Science fiction

Kate MortonKate Morton
1976 AD
writer
Kerry GreenwoodKerry Greenwood
17 June 1954
Novelist, Playwright, Writer, Poet lawyer, Science

Paul JenningsPaul Jennings
30 April 1943
writer, children's writer, novelist, screenwriter

Michael RobothamMichael Robotham
09 November 1960
writer, novelist, journalist

Helen GarnerHelen Garner
07 November 1942
Journalist, Novelist, Screenwriter
Austin StevensAustin Stevens
19 May 1950
Photographer, Writer

Andy GriffithsAndy Griffiths
03 September 1961
Writer, Children's writer
Sammy JSammy J
02 July 1983
Writer

Stuart BeattieStuart Beattie
1972 AD
screenwriter, film director

Trudi CanavanTrudi Canavan
23 October 1969
Graphic designer, Writer, Novelist, Science
Sheila JeffreysSheila Jeffreys
13 May 1948
university teacher

Oodgeroo NoonuccalOodgeroo Noonuccal
03 November 1920
Poet, Author, Human rights activist, Writer
David MaloufDavid Malouf
20 March 1934
Writer, Novelist, Poet, Librettist, Playwright

Jennifer RoweJennifer Rowe
02 April 1948
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer

Jocelyn MoorhouseJocelyn Moorhouse
04 September 1960
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer
John MarsdenJohn Marsden
27 September 1950
writer, novelist, science fiction writer,

David KilcullenDavid Kilcullen
1967 AD
writer
Burnum BurnumBurnum Burnum
10 January 1936
Activist

Morris WestMorris West
26 April 1916
Writer

Tony AttwoodTony Attwood
09 February 1952
Psychologist

Hedley BullHedley Bull
10 June 1932
Political scientist, University teacher
Les MurrayLes Murray
17 October 1938
poet, translator, writer, literary critic
A.D. HopeA.D. Hope
21 July 1907
Poet

Max BarryMax Barry
18 March 1973
Writer, Novelist, Author, Film producer, Science

Doris Pilkington GarimaraDoris Pilkington Garimara
01 July 1937
Author

Gilbert MurrayGilbert Murray
02 January 1866
Scholar
Arthur UpfieldArthur Upfield
01 September 1890
Writer

Eva BurrowsEva Burrows
15 September 1929
Author

Angela ThirkellAngela Thirkell
30 January 1890
Novelist

David ThorneDavid Thorne
23 February 1972
writer

Mary Augusta WardMary Augusta Ward
11 June 1851
Novelist
Henry Handel RichardsonHenry Handel Richardson
03 January 1870
Author

Ruth ParkRuth Park
24 August 1917
Author
Helen CaldicottHelen Caldicott
07 August 1938
Physician, Autobiographer

Christina Ellen SteadChristina Stead
17 July 1902
Novelist
Jill K. ConwayJill K. Conway
09 October 1934
Scholar
Colin ThieleColin Thiele
16 November 1920
Author