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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.

Oldest living people in Australia (107+)

      GRG-Unvalidated       Under 110       Age Questionable

State/country of
Rank Name Sex Birth Age birth residence
1 Gwen Moore [1] F 27 Nov 1911 110 years, 260 days United Kingdom UK Queensland
2 Frank Mawer [2] M 15 Aug 1912 109 years, 364 days New South Wales New South Wales
3 Catherina van der Linden [3] F 26 Aug 1912 109 years, 353 days NetherlandsNED South Australia
4 Dulcie Fawcett [4] F 30 Jan 1913 109 years, 196 days South Australia Western Australia
5 Alice Turner [5] F 10 Apr 1913 109 years, 126 days United Kingdom UK Queensland
6 Marija Ruljancich [6] F 13 June 1913 109 years, 62 days CroatiaCRO Victoria
7 Sabbia Tilli [7] F 12 July 1913 109 years, 33 days Italy ITA Western Australia
8 Margherita Poglio [8] F 7 Sept 1913 108 years, 341 days Queensland Queensland
9 Mildred Fuller [9] F 10 Sept 1913 108 years, 338 days Western Australia Western Australia
10 Ken Weeks [10] M 5 Oct 1913 108 years, 313 days New South Wales New South Wales
11 Dorothy Stone [11] F 8 Nov 1913 108 years, 279 days MalaysiaMYS South Australia
12 Dorothy Russell [12] F 5 Feb 1914 108 years, 190 days ? Western Australia
13 Julie Dean [13] F Feb 1914 108 years, 171 days+ ? Victoria
14 Margaret Sinclair [14] F 14 Mar 1914 108 years, 153 days New South Wales New South Wales
15 Heather Gourlay [15] F 1 Apr 1914 108 years, 135 days New South Wales New South Wales
16 Lorna Henstridge [16] F 6 June 1914 108 years, 69 days South Australia South Australia
17 Alice Pollock [17] F 22 June 1914 108 years, 53 days New South Wales Victoria
18 Eileen Kramer [18] F 8 Nov 1914 107 years, 279 days New South Wales New South Wales
19 Bridget Grocke [19] F 18 Nov 1914 107 years, 269 days Western Australia Western Australia
20 Doreen Gumbley [20] F 7 Feb 1915 107 years, 188 days ? New South Wales
21 Mavis Arkinstall [21] F 8 May 1915 107 years, 98 days Victoria Victoria
22 Shirley Dally [22] F 10 May 1915 107 years, 96 days Victoria Victoria
23 Lucia Fornasiero [23] F 26 May 1915 107 years, 80 days Italy ITA New South Wales
24 Lilian [24] F c.12 June 1915 c.107 years, 63 days ? South Australia
25 Phyllis Stuart [25] F 21 June 1915 107 years, 54 days South Australia New South Wales

Oldest living men in Australia (105+)

      GRG-Unvalidated       Under 110       Age Questionable

State/country of
Rank Name Birth Age birth residence
1 Frank Mawer [2] 16 Aug 1912 109 years, 363 days New South Wales New South Wales
2 Ken Weeks [10] 5 Oct 1913 108 years, 313 days New South Wales New South Wales
3 Bill Morgan [26] 23 Oct 1915 106 years, 295 days Victoria Victoria
4 Gordon Ewers [27] c.4 Feb 1916 c.106 years, 191 days Western Australia Western Australia
5 Ernie Walker [28] 22 Apr 1916 106 years, 114 days New South Wales New South Wales
6 Len Guy [29] 9 May 1916 106 years, 97 days New South Wales New South Wales
7 Jack Hopwood [30] 31 Aug 1916 105 years, 348 days ? Tasmania
8 Norm Anderson [31] 29 Nov 1916 105 years, 258 days New South Wales New South Wales
9 Alf Carpenter [32] 17 Apr 1917 105 years, 119 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, 109 days United Kingdom UK Queensland
Ivy Deuel F 17 Nov 1910 Nov 2015 111 years, 270 days Queensland New South Wales
Winifred Murphy F 11 Feb 1911 Feb 2016 111 years, 184 days ? Victoria
Mary Bennetts F 13 Mar 1911 Mar 2016 111 years, 154 days ? New South Wales
Daphne Keith F 23 Apr 1911 May 2019 111 years, 113 days ? New South Wales
Melba Clare F 1 May 1911 May 2017 111 years, 105 days New South Wales New South Wales
Irene Wade F 16 May 1912 May 2017 110 years, 90 days New ZealandNZL Queensland
Jack Callaghan M 5 Nov 1912 Nov 2017 109 years, 282 days New South Wales New South Wales
Violet McNamara F 6 Nov 1912 Nov 2017 109 years, 281 days ? New South Wales
Pat Dowdle F 16 Nov 1912 Apr 2020 109 years, 271 days ? Queensland
Keith Coutts M 1 Jan 1913 Jan 2020 109 years, 225 days New South Wales Queensland
Lily 'Jean' Kay F 10 Jan 1913 Jan 2017 109 years, 216 days Queensland Queensland
Hazel Ridgeway F 24 Sept 1913 Sept 2018 108 years, 324 days New South Wales New South Wales
Blanche Steinbeck F 14 Dec 1913 Jan 2020 108 years, 243 days New South Wales New South Wales
Mavis Turner F 13 June 1914 June 2019 108 years, 62 days South Australia South Australia
Beryl James F 25 July 1914 July 2019 108 years, 20 days Queensland Queensland
Frances Holden F 28 Aug 1914 Aug 2019 107 years, 351 days United Kingdom UK South Australia
Dulcie Carlson F 7 Nov 1915 Nov 2019 106 years, 280 days Queensland Queensland
Violet Stephens F 10 Nov 1915 Nov 2019 106 years, 277 days Victoria Victoria
Jean James F 17 Dec 1915 Dec 2019 106 years, 240 days United Kingdom UK Western Australia

References

  1. Oldest twins & siblings Oldest in Britain
  2. 2.0 2.1 Australia's oldest man still lives on his own and puts down his longevity to good habits Downsizing, 16 August 2021
  3. oldest woman celebrates her 109th birthday 7NEWS, 26 August 2021
  4. Dulcie still full of life as big 108 comes up The Geraldton Guardian, February 4, 2021
  5. Comment from cousin, 13 April 2021 (citation needed)
  6. Marija hits 107 thanks to social isolation on her childhood island The Sydney Morning Herald, 17 June 2020
  7. Marangaroo great-great-grandmother turns 106 PerthNow, 12 July 2019
  8. HAPPY 108TH BIRTHDAY Cairns Post, 6 September 2021
  9. Citation Needed
  10. 10.0 10.1 Happy 108th birthday Ken!... Whiddon (Facebook), 9 October 2021
  11. 108 today: Dorothy survived two plagues and two world wars Adelaide Now, 9 November2021
  12. Happy 107th Birthday! West Announcements, 5 February 2021
  13. A happy birthday to Julie Dean The Euroa Gazette, 24 February 2021
  14. 106 not out: Margaret Sinclair celebrates birthday milestone Fairfield City Champion, 13 March 2020
  15. ...Heather Gourlay who celebrated her 105th birthday...yesterday BaptistCare on Twitter, 2 April 2019
    Gracewood resident celebrates turning 107! BaptistCare, 3 May 2021
  16. Happy 107th birthday Lorna!... St Peter's Girls' School, 7 June 2021
  17. Alice Pollock celebrates her 106th birthday at Bupa Echuca Bupa Health & Care, 22 June 2020
  18. Eileen Kramer on the benefits of ‘a little bit of exercise’ to a long life Eileen's website admin (Vimeo), 19 November 2021
  19. Centenarian Bid Grocke reveals Emu Export a day keeps her youthful Perth Now, 18 November 2021
  20. Cronulla's Doreen Gumbley celebrates 107th birthday after recovering from COVID St George & Sutherland Shire Leader, 8 February 2022
  21. (...)Mavis turned an amazing 107! Kyneton Football Netball Club on Facebook, 9 May 2022
  22. Willowmeade resident turns 107 The North Central Review, 17 May 2022
  23. One of Border's oldest residents marks age 107 with friends, family The Border Mail, 26 May 2022
  24. Happy 107th Birthday Lillian! Nat Crook MP on Twitter, 12 June 2022
  25. Carrington resident celebrates 107 years Campbelltown-Macarthur Advertiser, 28 June 2022
  26. Rev. Bill Morgan (’35) Celebrates 106 Years Old Scotch Collegians Association, 23 October 2021
  27. Man, 106, who is still 'sharp as a tack' says secret to happy life is avoiding two things Mirror, 4 February 2022
  28. Southern Highlands-based Tobruk survivor turns 105 Southern Highland News, 20 April 2021
  29. Len Guy celebrates 105th birthday at Orange City Bowling Club Central Western Daily, 11 May 2021
  30. Jack drinks to 105 laps around sun The Mercury, 10 September 2021
  31. Born in a sulkie 105 years ago The Northern Rivers Times, 1 December 2021
  32. Alf Carpenter Memories.net • Veteran Alf Carpenter marches past 105th birthday, bound for Anzac Day Newcastle Herald, 21 April 2022
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