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This is intended to be a list of every known person living in Australia who is aged 107 or older, and every known man living in Australia who is aged 105 or older.

If an individual has not been confirmed alive for over 2 years, they are moved to limbo - a category for people whose living status is unknown.

People (107+)

      GRG-Unvalidated       Under 110       Age Questionable

State/country of
Rank Name Sex Birth Age birth residence
1 Jessie Prowse [1] F 7 July 1911 110 years, 354 days New South Wales Queensland
2 Gwen Moore [2] F 27 Nov 1911 110 years, 211 days United Kingdom UK Queensland
Cui Ye [3] F 1/10 Mar 1912? 110 years, 108 days+? ? Victoria
3 Frank Mawer [4] M 16 Aug 1912 109 years, 314 days New South Wales New South Wales
4 Catherina van der Linden [5] F 26 Aug 1912 109 years, 304 days NetherlandsNED South Australia
5 Dulcie Fawcett [6] F 30 Jan 1913 109 years, 147 days South Australia Western Australia
6 Alice Turner [7] F 10 Apr 1913 109 years, 77 days United Kingdom UK Queensland
7 Melva Henry [8] F 1 June 1913 109 years, 25 days South Australia New South Wales
8 Marija Ruljancich [9] F 13 June 1913 109 years, 13 days CroatiaCRO Victoria
9 Sabbia Tilli [10] F 12 July 1913 108 years, 349 days Italy ITA Western Australia
10 Margherita Poglio [11] F 7 Sept 1913 108 years, 292 days Queensland Queensland
11 Mildred Fuller [12] F 10 Sept 1913 108 years, 289 days Western Australia Western Australia
12 Brian Lowe [13] M 13 Sept 1913 108 years, 286 days United Kingdom UK New South Wales
13 Ken Weeks [14] M 5 Oct 1913 108 years, 264 days New South Wales New South Wales
14 Dorothy Stone [15] F 8 Nov 1913 108 years, 230 days MalaysiaMYS South Australia
15 Dorothy Russell [16] F 5 Feb 1914 108 years, 141 days ? Western Australia
16 Julie Dean [17] F Feb 1914 108 years, 122 days+ ? Victoria
17 Margaret Sinclair [18] F 14 Mar 1914 108 years, 104 days New South Wales New South Wales
18 Heather Gourlay [19] F 1 Apr 1914 108 years, 86 days New South Wales New South Wales
19 Lorna Henstridge [20] F 6 June 1914 108 years, 20 days South Australia South Australia
20 Alice Pollock [21] F 22 June 1914 108 years, 4 days New South Wales Victoria
21 Edna Harling [22] F 28 Oct 1914 107 years, 241 days Victoria Victoria
22 Eileen Kramer [23] F 8 Nov 1914 107 years, 230 days New South Wales New South Wales
23 Bridget Grocke [24] F 18 Nov 1914 107 years, 220 days Western Australia Western Australia
24 Doreen Gumbley [25] F 7 Feb 1915 107 years, 139 days ? New South Wales
25 Mavis Arkinstall [26] F 8 May 1915 107 years, 49 days Victoria Victoria
26 Shirley Dally [27] F 10 May 1915 107 years, 47 days Victoria Victoria
27 Lucia Fornasiero [28] F 26 May 1915 107 years, 31 days Italy ITA New South Wales

Men (105+)

      GRG-Unvalidated       Under 110       Age Questionable

State/country of
Rank Name Birth Age birth residence
1 Frank Mawer [4] 16 Aug 1912 109 years, 314 days New South Wales New South Wales
2 Brian Lowe [13] 13 Sept 1913 108 years, 286 days United Kingdom UK New South Wales
3 Ken Weeks [14] 5 Oct 1913 108 years, 264 days New South Wales New South Wales
4 Bill Morgan [29] 23 Oct 1915 106 years, 246 days Victoria Victoria
5 Gordon Ewers [30] c.4 Feb 1916 c.106 years, 142 days Western Australia Western Australia
6 Ernie Walker [31] 22 Apr 1916 106 years, 65 days New South Wales New South Wales
7 Len Guy [32] 9 May 1916 106 years, 48 days New South Wales New South Wales
8 Nevell McDonald [33] 3 June 1916 106 years, 23 days New South Wales New South Wales
9 Jack Hopwood [34] 31 Aug 1916 105 years, 299 days ? Tasmania
10 Norm Anderson [35] 29 Nov 1916 105 years, 209 days New South Wales New South Wales
11 Alf Carpenter [36] 17 Apr 1917 105 years, 70 days ? New South Wales

Limbo cases (not confirmed alive in 2+ years, no confirmation of death)

      Limbo

State/country of
Name Sex Birth Last update Age (if living) birth residence
Alice Dobson F 27 Apr 1911 Sep 2020 111 years, 60 days United Kingdom UK Queensland
Ivy Deuel F 17 Nov 1910 Nov 2015 111 years, 221 days Queensland New South Wales
Winifred Murphy F 11 Feb 1911 Feb 2016 111 years, 135 days ? Victoria
Mary Bennetts F 13 Mar 1911 Mar 2016 111 years, 105 days ? New South Wales
Daphne Keith F 23 Apr 1911 May 2019 111 years, 64 days ? New South Wales
Melba Clare F 1 May 1911 May 2017 111 years, 56 days New South Wales New South Wales
Emily Giudice F 25 Dec 1911 Apr 2016 110 years, 183 days New South Wales New South Wales
Irene Wade F 16 May 1912 May 2017 110 years, 41 days New ZealandNZL Queensland
Jack Callaghan M 5 Nov 1912 Nov 2017 109 years, 233 days New South Wales New South Wales
Violet McNamara F 6 Nov 1912 Nov 2017 109 years, 232 days ? New South Wales
Pat Dowdle F 16 Nov 1912 Apr 2020 109 years, 222 days ? Queensland
Keith Coutts M 1 Jan 1913 Jan 2020 109 years, 176 days New South Wales Queensland
Lily 'Jean' Kay F 10 Jan 1913 Jan 2017 109 years, 167 days Queensland Queensland
Hazel Ridgeway F 24 Sept 1913 Sept 2018 108 years, 275 days New South Wales New South Wales
Blanche Steinbeck F 14 Dec 1913 Jan 2020 108 years, 194 days New South Wales New South Wales
Albina Biruta F 10 Apr 1914 Apr 2019 108 years, 77 days PolandPOL New South Wales
Mavis Turner F 13 June 1914 June 2019 108 years, 13 days South Australia South Australia
Beryl James F 25 July 1914 July 2019 107 years, 336 days Queensland Queensland
Mavis Moore F 26 Aug 1914 Sept 2019 107 years, 304 days Victoria South Australia
Frances Holden F 28 Aug 1914 Aug 2019 107 years, 302 days United Kingdom UK South Australia
Rita Langham F 28 Nov 1914 Dec 2019 107 years, 210 days Victoria New South Wales
Amy Stoltze F 12 Jan 1915 Jan 2019 107 years, 165 days New South Wales New South Wales
Vera James F 29 Jan 1915 Feb 2019 107 years, 148 days New South Wales New South Wales
Dulcie Carlson F 7 Nov 1915 Nov 2019 106 years, 231 days Queensland Queensland
Amy White F 9 Nov 1915 Nov 2019 106 years, 229 days ? Western Australia
Violet Stephens F 10 Nov 1915 Nov 2019 106 years, 228 days Victoria Victoria
Jean James F 17 Dec 1915 Dec 2019 106 years, 191 days United Kingdom UK Western Australia

References

  1. Morningside resident Jessie Prowse shares her life story after turning 103 The Courier Mail, 3 August 2014 (confirmed to have reached 109 through personal correspondence)
  2. Oldest twins & siblings Oldest in Britain
  3. Happy 110th Birthday to our Cambridge House resident Mrs Cui Ye!... St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne on Facebook, 10 March 2022
  4. 4.0 4.1 The shire's remarkable Frank Mawer celebrates 108th birthday through a Zoom session St. George & Sutherland Shire Leader, 3 September 2020
  5. Adelaide's oldest woman celebrates her 108th birthday at the gym 7NEWS, 26 August 2020
  6. Congratulations on 107 years! Juniper News, January 2020 (Page 6)
  7. Comment from cousin, 13 April 2021 (citation needed)
  8. Melva Henry 107 yrs 1/6/1913 Twitter, 11 August 2020
  9. Marija hits 107 thanks to social isolation on her childhood island The Sydney Morning Herald, 17 June 2020
  10. Marangaroo great-great-grandmother turns 106 PerthNow, 12 July 2019
  11. HAPPY 108TH BIRTHDAY Cairns Post, 6 September 2021
  12. Citation Needed
  13. 13.0 13.1 Happy 108th Birthday to...Brian Lowe!... Moran Aged Care on Facebook, 15 September 2021
  14. 14.0 14.1 Happy 108th birthday Ken!... Whiddon (Facebook), 9 October 2021
  15. 108 today: Dorothy survived two plagues and two world wars Adelaide Now, 9 November2021
  16. Happy 107th Birthday! West Announcements, 5 February 2021
  17. A happy birthday to Julie Dean The Euroa Gazette, 24 February 2021
  18. 106 not out: Margaret Sinclair celebrates birthday milestone Fairfield City Champion, 13 March 2020
  19. ...Heather Gourlay who celebrated her 105th birthday...yesterday BaptistCare on Twitter, 2 April 2019
    Gracewood resident celebrates turning 107! BaptistCare, 3 May 2021
  20. Happy 107th birthday Lorna!... St Peter's Girls' School, 7 June 2021
  21. Alice Pollock celebrates her 106th birthday at Bupa Echuca Bupa Health & Care, 22 June 2020
  22. Edna still bowling along at 107 Shepparton News, 27 October 2021
  23. Eileen Kramer on the benefits of ‘a little bit of exercise’ to a long life Eileen's website admin (Vimeo), 19 November 2021
  24. Centenarian Bid Grocke reveals Emu Export a day keeps her youthful Perth Now, 18 November 2021
  25. Cronulla's Doreen Gumbley celebrates 107th birthday after recovering from COVID St George & Sutherland Shire Leader, 8 February 2022
  26. (...)Mavis turned an amazing 107! Kyneton Football Netball Club on Facebook, 9 May 2022
  27. Willowmeade resident turns 107 The North Central Review, 17 May 2022
  28. One of Border's oldest residents marks age 107 with friends, family The Border Mail, 26 May 2022
  29. Rev. Bill Morgan (’35) Celebrates 106 Years Old Scotch Collegians Association, 23 October 2021
  30. Man, 106, who is still 'sharp as a tack' says secret to happy life is avoiding two things Mirror, 4 February 2022
  31. Southern Highlands-based Tobruk survivor turns 105 Southern Highland News, 20 April 2021
  32. Len Guy celebrates 105th birthday at Orange City Bowling Club Central Western Daily, 11 May 2021
  33. Nevell McDonald celebrates his 105th birthday with family and friends The Northern Daily Leader, 4 June 2021
  34. Jack drinks to 105 laps around sun The Mercury, 10 September 2021
  35. Born in a sulkie 105 years ago The Northern Rivers Times, 1 December 2021
  36. Alf Carpenter Memories.net • Veteran Alf Carpenter marches past 105th birthday, bound for Anzac Day Newcastle Herald, 21 April 2022
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