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Rank Topic Wikipedia views
Oct 21 2010
1 John Lennon, musician (1988) 755028
2 William Shakespeare, playwright (1988) 45781
3 Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia (1947 and many later) 35488
4 Queen Victoria (1950, 1953, 1955, 1960, 1999, 2000) 27418
5 Sir Winston Churchill (1965) 21355
6 Diana, Princess of Wales, British Royal(1981) 16803
7 Charles, Prince of Wales, British Royal (1981) 12563
8 Kylie Minogue, as television actor Neighbours, (2006) 12484
9 Nicole Kidman, actor (2009) 10268
10 King George III (1986) 10204
11 Ian Thorpe, swimmer (2000, 2004) Olympic gold medal 9793
12 Russell Crowe, actor (2009, 2010) 9101
13 King George VI (1937) 7764
14 King George V (1914) 7415
15 Florence Nightingale, nurse (1955) 7199
16 James Cook, explorer (1963, 1970, 1999) 7174
17 Cate Blanchett, actor (2009) 6681
18 Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, consort of the Queen of Australia (1963) 6527
19 Santa Claus, (1977) 6260
20 Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother), queen consort (1937) 4940
21 Saint George, on gold sovereign (1999) 4314
22 Geoffrey Rush, actor (2009) 4202
23 Leisel Jones, swimmer (2008) Olympic gold medal 3296
24 Libby Trickett, swimmer (2008) Olympic gold medal 2372
25 Stephanie Rice, swimmer (2008) Olympic gold medal 2226
26 Ricky Ponting, cricketer (2007) 2215
27 Sir Donald Bradman, cricketer (1997, 2001) 2088
28 Mark Webber, Formula One driver, (2009) 1972
29 Lord Baden-Powell, scout movement founder (1960, 2008) 1809
30 Jason Donovan, television actor Neighbours, (2006) 1732
31 Anna Meares, cyclist (2004) Olympic gold medal 1685
32 Cathy Freeman, athlete (2000, 2003) Olympic gold medal 1320
33 Shane Warne, cricketer (2007) 1184
34 Anna Pavlova, ballerina (2009) with the dessert pavlova 1026
35 Dame Edna Everage, character (2006) 1015
36 Barry Humphries, actor (2006) 959
37 Grant Hackett, swimmer (2000, 2004) Olympic gold medal 904
38 Sir Robert Menzies, prime minister (1994) 898
39 Abel Tasman, navigator (1963, 1966, 1985, 1999) 821
40 Susie O'Neill, swimmer (2000) Olympic gold medal 817
41 Matthew Mitcham, diver (2008) Olympic gold medal 798
42 Peter Carey, Novelist (2010) 743
43 Adam Gilchrist, cricketer (2007) 743
44 Dr W. G. Grace, English cricketer (1988) 676
45 George Vancouver, explorer (1991) 650
46 Sir Joseph Banks, naturalist (1970, 1986) 644
47 Steven Hooker, pole vaulter (2008) Olympic gold medal 628
48 Andrew Barton "Banjo" Paterson, poet, writer (1968) 628
49 Rod Laver, tennis player (2003) 621
50 Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester (1945) 613
51 Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (1945) 581
52 Dame Joan Sutherland, opera singer (2004) 569
53 Michael Doohan, motorcycle Grand Prix rider (2004) 559
54 Margaret Smith Court (2003) 536
55 Matthew Flinders, explorer (1963, 1980, 1999) 529
56 Jodie Henry, swimmer (2004) Olympic gold medal 512
57 Rachel Roberts, actor Picnic at Hanging Rock, (1995) 495
58 Arthur Phillip, first governor (1937, 1986) 481
59 Sir John Monash, general (1965) 469
60 Henry Lawson, poet (1949) 452
61 Thomas Keneally, novelist (2010) 449
62 John Curtin, Prime Minister (1975, 1994) 445
63 Sir Edmund Barton, prime minister (1951, 1969, 2001) 442
64 William Dampier, explorer (1963,1966, 1985, 1999) 439
65 Albert Namatjira, artist (1968) 409
66 Alfred Deakin, Prime Minister (1969) 409
67 Dame Nellie Melba, opera singer (1963, 2009) 404
68 Fred Hollows,ophthalmologist (1995) 394
69 Dawn Fraser, swimmer (1998) 383
70 Frank Lowy, philanthropist (2008) 368
71 Howard Florey, Baron Florey, medical scientist (1995) 361
72 Tim Winton, novelist (2010) 357
73 Billy Hughes, Prime Minister (1972) 341
74 Duke of Gloucester, British royal and Governor-General (1945) 331
75 Paul Mercurio, actor Strictly Ballroom (1995) 315
76 Dame Elisabeth Murdoch, philanthropist (2008) 307
77 Ryan Bayley, cyclist (2004) Olympic gold medal 301
78 Walter Burley Griffin, architect (1963) 293
79 Sir Henry Parkes, father of federation (1951, 1989) 285
80 Sir Charles Kingsford Smith, pilot (1958, 1978) 272
81 Ben Chifley, Prime Minister (1975, 1994) 270
82 Petria Thomas, swimmer (2004) Olympic gold medal 264
83 Baron Ferdinand von Mueller, explorer (1948, 1996) 258
84 David Malouf, writer (2010) 255
85 Slim Dusty, musician (2001) 247
86 Andrew Fisher, Prime Minister (1972) 242
87 John Gould, ornithologist (1976) 240
88 Michael Diamond, trap-shooter (2000) Olympic gold medal 234
89 Sir Macfarlane Burnet, medical scientist (1995) 233
90 Tara Morice, actor Strictly Ballroom, (1995) 227
91 Billy Thorpe, Rock'n'Roll (1998) 226
92 Joseph Lyons, Prime Minister (1975) 225
93 Charles Sturt, explorer (1930) 217
94 George Bass, explorer (1963, 1999) 204
95 Johnny O'Keefe, Rock'n'Roll (1998) 189
96 James Scullin, Prime Minister (1975) 187
97 John Oxley, explorer (1976) 187
98 Steven Bradbury, short track speed skater (2002) Olympic gold medal 183
99 Jacki Weaver, actor Picnic at Hanging Rock, (1995) 183
100 Arthur Boyd, artist (1999) 180
101 Viscount Bruce, Prime Minister (1972) 180
102 Graham Kennedy, television In Melbourne Tonight, (2006) 179
103 Gina Riley, television actor Kath and Kim (2006) 179
104 Sir John Forrest, explorer and politician (1949, 1976) 171
105 Caroline Chisholm, social worker and reformer (1968) 169
106 Dirk Hartog, navigator (1985) 167
107 Chris Watson, Prime Minister (1969) 166
108 Peter C. Doherty, immunologist (2002) 165
109 Sir Edward "Weary" Dunlop, soldier surgeon (1995) 159
110 Collette Dinnigan, fashion designer (2005) 158
111 Dame Mary Gilmore, writer (1973) 158
112 Edward John Eyre, explorer (1991) 157
113 Ludwig Leichhardt, explorer (1983) 153
114 Wayne Gardner, motorcycle Grand Prix rider (2004) 148
115 Troy Bayliss, motorcycle Grand Prix rider, (2004) 147
116 Edith Cowan, judge and legislator (1975) 145
117 Herb Elliott, runner (1998) 143
118 Peter Lalor, political activist (2004) 140
119 Sir George Reid, prime minister (1969) 139
120 Chips Rafferty, actor (1989) 137
121 Sir Thomas Mitchell (1946) 137
122 Helen Morse, actor Picnic at Hanging Rock (1995) 136
123 Robert O'Hara Burke, explorer (1983, 2010) 135
124 Frank Forde, Prime Minister (1994) 135
125 Graeme "Shirley" Strachan, Rock'n'Roll (1998) 134
126 Sir Earle Page, Prime Minister (1975) 134
127 Rose Scott, women's rights (1996) 133
128 Thomas Townshend, 1st Viscount Sydney, British politician (1986) 132
129 Sir Arthur Fadden, Prime Minister (1975, 1994) 131
130 Sir Joseph Cook, Prime Minister (1972) 127
131 Jane Turner, television actor Kath & Kim (2006) 126
132 Stuart O'Grady, cyclist (2004) Olympic gold medal 119
133 Betty Cuthbert, runner (1998) 118
134 Lionel Rose, boxer (2005) (though only his gloves pictured) 117
135 Murray Rose, swimmer (1998) 114
136 Sir Gustav Nossal, medical scientist (2002) 110
137 Sir Samuel Griffith, first Chief justice of the High Court, (2003) 109
138 Anne-Louise Lambert, actor Picnic at Hanging Rock, (1995) 108
139 Bart Cummings, racehorse trainer (2007) 106
140 Natalie Cook, beach volleyball (2000) Olympic gold medal 106
141 John Simpson Kirkpatrick, war hero (with donkey Murphy Duffy Abdul), (1965) 104
142 Lawrence Hargrave, aviation pioneer (1965, 1994) 104
143 Normie Rowe, Rock'n'Roll (1998) 102
144 Shirley Strickland, runner (1998) 97
145 Russell Morris, singer (1998) 96
146 Sir Isaac Isaacs, Governor-General (1973) 95
147 Daniel Solander, botanist (1970) 94
148 William Wentworth, explorer, journalist (1963, 1973, 1974) 94
149 William John Wills, explorer (1983, 2010) 92
150 Captain John Hunter, second governor of New South Wales (1986) 91
151 John McDouall Stuart, explorer (1962) 90
152 William Paterson, banker (1953) 89
153 Captain John Macarthur, wool pioneer (1934) depicting a merino ram 86
154 Emma Snowsill, triathlete (2008) Olympic gold medal 80
155 Vivean Gray, actor Picnic at Hanging Rock, (1995) 80
156 Edwin Flack, runner (1996) 79
157 Alec Campbell, World War I veteran (2000) 79
158 Sir Roden Cutler, recipient of the Victoria Cross (2000) 77
159 Dale Begg-Smith, skier (2006) Olympic gold medal 77
160 Fiona Stanley, epidemiologist (2002) 75
161 Garry McCoy, motorcycle Grand Prix rider (2004) 75
162 Phillip Parker King, admiral (1963, 1999) (sic???) 72
163 Marcus Clarke, writer (1973) 71
164 Scobie Breasley, jockey (2007) 67
165 Sir Edgeworth David, geologist (1968) 67
166 Alisa Camplin, Aerial (freestyle) skier (2002) Olympic gold medal 66
167 Akira Isogawa, fashion designer (2005) 66
168 Sir Norman Brookes, tennis player (1981) 66
169 James Tomkins, rower (2004) Olympic gold medal 64
170 Walter Lindrum, billiards (1981) 62
171 Sir Sir Walter Spencer, anthropologist (1976) 62
172 Edward Hargraves gold discoverer (1951) 62
173 Victor Trumper, cricketer (1981) 61
174 Chantelle Newbery, diver (2004) Olympic gold medal 61
175 Dame Enid Lyons, politician (1993) 60
176 Gregory Blaxland, explorer (1963) 60
177 Ethel Florence Richardson, novelist (as "Henry Handel Richardson"; 1975) 57
178 Marjorie Jackson, runner (1998) 56
179 Bert Hinkler, aviator (1978) 56
180 Carla Zampatti, fashion designer (2005) 56
181 Harry Hawker, aviator (1978) 55
182 Louisa Lawson, journalist (1975) 55
183 Roy Rene, comedian (1989) 53
184 Lauren Burns, taekwondo (2000) Olympic gold medal 52
185 Catherine Helen Spence, teacher and journalist (1975) 50
186 Willem de Vlamingh, navigator (1996) 50
187 Charles Chauvel, film director(1989) 50
188 Ernest Giles, explorer (1976) 49
189 Daryl Beattie, motorcycle Grand Prix rider, (2004) 48
190 Fanny Durack, swimmer (1996) 48
191 David Collins, lieutenant governor (1953) 47
192 Graeme Brown, cyclist (2004) Olympic gold medal 47
193 Leonard Teale, television actor Homicide (2006) 46
194 Simon Fairweather, archer (2000) Olympic gold medal 45
195 Sara Carrigan, cyclist (2004) Olympic gold medal 45
196 Sydney Parkinson, Scottish botanical illustrator(1986) 43
197 Hamilton Hume, explorer (1976) 43
198 Prue Acton, fashion designer (2005) 43
199 William Farrer, plant breeder (1948) 41
200 Gwoya Jungarai known as One Pound Jimmy, Aboriginal (1950, 1952) 40
201 Tom Derrick, recipient of the Victoria Cross (1995) 40
202 Charles Cochrane-Baillie, 2nd Baron Lamington, as Governor of Queensland and Lady Lamington (2009) with the eponymous dessert 39

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