Famous People From Australia
Find out more about the greatest Australian Poets, including Banjo Paterson, Henry Lawson, Karl Kruszelnicki, Oodgeroo Noonuccal and Judith Wright.
Banjo PatersonBanjo Paterson
17 February 1864
Poet
Henry LawsonHenry Lawson
17 June 1867
Writer

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

Ada CambridgeAda Cambridge
21 November 1844
Australian-English writer

Georges LeBarGeorges LeBar
24 January 1973
Author

Karl KruszelnickiKarl Kruszelnicki
20 March 1948
Author
Mary GilmoreMary Gilmore
16 August 1865
Journalist, Poet, Writer

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

Oodgeroo NoonuccalOodgeroo Noonuccal
03 November 1920
Poet, Author, Human rights activist, Writer

David MaloufDavid Malouf
20 March 1934
Writer, Novelist, Poet, Librettist, Playwright
Pam BrownPam Brown
1948 AD
Writer, Poet, Performer

A.D. HopeA.D. Hope
21 July 1907
Poet
Les MurrayLes Murray
17 October 1938
poet, translator, writer, literary critic