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Honorary Degrees Committee

 

Honorary Graduates of the University

 

The citation for each Honorary Graduate, (where available), is published in pdf format where the Graduate's name has been highlighted.

HonLittD Honorary Doctor of Letters HonMA Honorary Master of Arts
HonLLD Honorary Doctor of Laws HonMSc Honorary Master of Science
HonDSc Honorary Doctor of Science HonDUniv Honorary Doctor of the University

  1950s | 1960s | 1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000s | 2010s

 

1950s

1951
*GARRAN, Sir Robert Randolph, HonLLD 

1952
*BRUCE OF MELBOURNE, The Rt. Hon. Viscount, HonLLD 
*COCKCROFT, Sir John Douglas, HonDSc

1957
*LINDSAY, Sir Daryl, HonLLD 
*RIVETT, Sir Albert Cherbury David, HonLLD
*MARSTON, Dr Hedley  Ralph, HonDSc

1958
*FLOREY, The Rt. Hon. Lord Howard, HonDSc
*GREGG, Sir Norman, HonDSc
*MACMILLAN, The Rt Hon. Harold, HonLLD 

1959
*BEAN, Charles Edwin Woodrow, HonLLD 
*MARTIN, Sir Leslie Harold, HonDSc
 

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1960s

1961 
*PAWSEY, Dr Joseph Lade, HonDSc 
*PETERS, Sir Rudolf Albert, HonDSc 

1962
*HUDSON, Sir William, HonLLD

1963 
AMBARTSUMIAN, Victor Amazapovich, HonDSc 
*CHERRY, Professor Thomas Macfarland, HonDSc 
*OORT, Jan Hendrick, HonDSc 

1964 
*DEDMAN, The Hon.  John Johnstone, HonLLD
*DIXON, The Rt Hon.  Sir Owen, HonLLD 

1966 
*MENZIES, The Rt Hon.  Sir Robert Gordon, HonLLD

1967 
*COPLAND, Sir Douglas Berry, HonLLD 

1968
*HANCOCK, Emeritus Professor Sir William Keith, HonLittD
NOLAN, Dr Sidney, HonLLD 
OLIPHANT, Emeritus Professor Sir Mark Laurence Edwin, HonDSc 
*RATCLIFFE, Dr Francis Noble, HonDSc 
TODD, The Rt Hon.  Lord, HonDSc

1969
*CASEY, The Rt Hon. Lord, HonLLD
*COOMBS, Herbert Cole, HonLLD 
FIRTH, Emeritus Professor Raymond William, HonLittD
*WHITE, Sir Frederick William George, HonDSc 

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 1970s

1970
*BAILEY, Emeritus Professor Sir Harold, HonLittD
*BAILEY, Emeritus Professor Sir Kenneth, HonLLD
*TRENDALL, Emeritus Professor Arthur Dale,  HonLittD

1972 
*CHIANG, Emeritus Professor Yee, HonLittD
HOPE, Emeritus Professor Alec Derwent, HonLittD
*STANNER, Emeritus Professor William Edward Hanley, HonLittD

1973
*BYLES, Mr Baldur Unwin, HonLLD

1976
FANNING, Mrs Pauline, HonMA
*CRAWFORD, Emeritus Professor Sir John, Grenfell, HonLLD
BEAZLEY, The Hon. Kim Edward, HonLLD

1977
CALABY, Professor John Henry, HonDSc
WRIGHT, Emeritus Professor Sir Roy Douglas, HonLLD
*GRATTAN, Emeritus Professor Clinton Hartley, HonLLD

1978
WATERHOUSE, Dr Douglas Frew, HonDSc 
MELVILLE, Sir Leslie Galfreid,  HonLLD 

1979
SOMARE, The Rt Hon. Michael Thomas, HonLLD 
ROBERTSON, Emeritus Professor Sir Rutherford Ness, HonDSc 
WILD, John Paul, HonDSc
 

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1980s

1980
*CROFT, Ms Patricia, HonMA 
*HUXLEY, Emeritus Professor Sir Leonard George Holden, HonDSc 
MASON, The Hon. Sir Anthony Frank, HonLLD 
MCCARTHY, Mr Frederick David, HonDSc
*PARTRIDGE, Professor Percy Herbert, HonLLD
TINDALE, Mr Norman Barnett, HonDSc 
SPRIGG, Professor Reginald Claude, HonDSc 
SUTHERLAND, Dame Joan, HonLLD

1981
WRIGHT McKINNEY, Judith Arundell, HonLittD
WILLING, Rudolf Richard, HonMSc
*PHILLIPS, Nancy, HonMA

1982
OKITA, Saburo, HonLLD
BORRIE, Wilfred David, HonLLD
SAWER, Geoffrey, HonLittD
STRETTON, Hugh, HonLittD

1983
*BURTON, Herbert, HonLLD
LYNRAVN, Joan Meredith, HonMA
*ROWLEY, Charles Dunford, HonLLD

1984
KRAMER, Dame Leonie Judith, HonLLD
SPATE, Oskar Hermann Khristian, HonLittD

1985
COWEN, The Rt Hon. Sir Zelman, HonLLD

1987
LANGDON, Robert Adrian, HonMA
DUNBAR, David Noel Ferguson, HonLLD
LIU, Dongsheng, HonDSc
 
 
 

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1990s

1992
 BLAKERS, Albert Laurence, AM,  HonLLD

1994
MURRAY, Leslie Allan, HonLittD
NARAYANAN, Shri Kocheril Raman, HonLLD
ZINES, Leslie Ronald, HonLLD
TUTU, The Most Reverend Desmond Mpilo, HonLLD

1995
WEST, Morris Langlo, AM, HonLittD
NOSSAL, Sir Gustav Joseph Victor, AC Ktcr CBE, HonDSc
O'DONOGHUE, Lois, CBE AM, HonLLD
OGILVIE, Bridget Margaret, HonDSc

1996
BRENNAN, Sir (Francis) Gerald,   HonLLD
CHURCHER, Elizabeth Ann,  HonLLD
DAWKINS, Richard Clintson,  HonLittD
DOHERTY,  Peter Charles,  HonDSc
FENNER, Frank John,  HonDSc
FRENCH, Leonard,  HonLLD
GANGWU, Wang, HonLLD
GOLUB, Gene Howard, HonDSc
JONES, Elizabeth Mary, HonLLD
KARMEL, Peter Henry, HonLLD
LIU Ts'un-yan, HonLittD
 

1996 (cont.d)
MALANGI, David, HonLLD
MEALE, Richard, HonLLD
PASSMORE, John Arthur, HonLittD
PROUD, Sir John Seymour, HonLLD
RAMSON, William Stanley, HonLittD
SINGARIMBUN, Masri, HonLLD
WILSON, Judith Anne, HonMA
ZAPASNIK, Henryk Tadeusz, HonMSc
ZINKERNAGEL, Rolf Martin, HonDSc

1997
MOYAL, Professor Jose,  HonDSc
ROSS, Professor Ian , AO,  HonLLD
WILLIAMS, Robyn,  HonLLD
WHITROD, Mr Raymond, HonLLD

1998
PATEMAN, Professor Carole,  HonLittD
HIRAIWA, Gaishi,  HonLLD

1999
BEALE, Dr J G, HonLLD
SINCLAIR, James, HonLittD
MEARNS, Malcolm, Hon MA
HASINA, Sheikh, HonLLD
SIMPSON, John, HonLittD


2000s

2000
MANDELA, Nelson Rolihlahla, HonLLD

2001
*NEUMANN, Bernhard Hermann, AC, HonDSc
O'NEILL, Robert John, AO, HonLittD

2002
CHEONG, Choong Kong, HonDSc

2003
BLEWETT, Neal, AC, HonLLD

2004
BAUME, Peter Erne, AC, HonDUniv
JONES, Barry Owen, AO, HonLittD
KIRBY, Michael Donald, AC, HonLLD
NAKATANI, Iwao Nakata, HonLLD
STANCANELLI, Néstor Edgardo, HonLLD
THEE, Kian Wie, HonLittD

2005
FISCHER, Timothy Andrew, AC, HonLittD


2006
MUIR, James Fulton, AO, HonDUniv

REID, Elizabeth Anne, AO, HonLittD

2007
LEE, Ku-Taek, AC, HonDSc
LEE, Kuan Yew, HonLLD
OFFE, Claus, HonLittD

2008
MARIKA, HonLittD
ASPECT, Alain, HonDSc

2009
SOESASTRO, Hadi, HonLittD
GRIGG, Ian Francis, AM, HonDUniv
GARNAUT, Ross Gregory, AO, HonLittD

 


2010s

2010
McROBBIE, Michael Alexander, AO, HonLittD

2011
BENNETT, Annabelle Claire, AO, HonDUniv