Famous People From Australia

Situated in the Southern hemisphere, Australia is the smallest continent in the world. It is a vast country with three time zones and a number of attractive sports. It is one of the favorite tourist destinations for global tourists from all over the world. Canberra is the capital of Australia, and some other major cities are Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, etc. life is so good for the expatriate population that the life expectancy of 79 years is one of the highest in the world.

  • Steve Smith Story

    Brief Profile The unfathomable Australian national cricket team captain, Steven Peter Devereux Smith was born on 2 June 1989 in Sydney. At a tender age of 27, Steve has already added many feathers to his cap. He is not limited to one aspect of cricket but has gaine...
  • Jimmy Bartel Story

    Profile Jimmy Bartel is a renowned veteran professional Australian-rules football player. He was a player in the Geelong Football Club from the AFL (Australian Football League) A Utility. Childhood James ‘Jimmy’ Ross Bartel was bor...
  • David Warner Story

    Profile David Warner is an international professional Australian cricketer and the vice-captain of the Australian men’s cricket national team since August of 2015 in all 3 formats of the game – ODI, Test and T20. ...

  • Andrew N. Liveris Story

    Andrew N. Liveris, a world-renowned thought leader and businessman, is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Dow Chemical Company. Early Life ...
  • Peter Dutton Story

    Peter Craig Dutton is an Australian politician and a liberal member of the Australian House of Representatives since November 2001, in the Division of Dickson, Queensland. He also enjoyed the post of Minister of Health and Minister for Sport from 18 ...
  • James Lee Pattinson Story

    Profile James Pattinson is an international Australian cricketer who plays for Victoria as well as for the Australian national team. After his Test debut in 2011, Pattinson was out of the Australian side for nearly two years before making an amazing comeback in the...

  • Fiona Geminder Success Story

    Fiona Geminder is heiress to 40% of the packaging business of Pact Group along with her husband, Raphael Geminder. She is the daughter of Late Richard Pratt who had been one of the biggest packaging tycoons of his time. ...
  • Terence Tao

    Synopsis Terence Tao is an award winning Australia-born Chinese mathematician. Though he was worked in different mathematical aspects yet his primary focus has been on- harmonic analysis, algebraic combinatorics, partial differential equations, geometric combinator...
  • Dean Jones Success Story

    Dean Jones is a retired Australian cricketer, presently working as a sports commentator and a coach. He was a right-handed batsman and right arm off spin bowler, most remembered for his splendid 210 score in a tied Test match, against India, in 1986. ...
  • Malcolm Turnbull Success Story

    Profile Malcolm Bligh Turnbull is the newly elected Prime Minister of Australia and a leader of the Liberal Party. He succeeded Tony Abbott as the Australian Prime Minister. In 2004, he was elected as the Member of Parliament for Wentworth. Prior to his political c...
  • Ruby Rose Success Story

    Synopsis Ruby Rose is an Australian model, recording artist and actress. She was spotted by the media as a MTV presenter on MTV Australia. She co-hosted Australia’s Next Top Model and The Project. ...
  • Mick Fanning Success Story

    Mick Fanning is a professional surfer from Australia who is also regarded as one of the best surfers ever. The 3-times ASP World Tour Champion is nicknamed as “White Lightning” and presently ranks #2 in the ASP World Title Rankings. Child...

It is one of the countries of the world where the population comprises expats from all across the world. The main language is English, and the presence of a mix of nationalities makes it a culturally diverse place. Though Christianity is the main religion that is followed by people, other religions like Buddhism or Islam are also practiced here.

This beautiful country has a number of personalities who contributed exceptionally in various fields such as technology, sports, literature, politics, and economics. One cannot forget the contribution of Sir Donald Bradman from this country in the world of cricket.

Sir Donald Bradman‘s cricketing average of 99 is something which still stands today in the world of cricket. The many of the milestones set by him are still intact and people remember him for his excellence in cricket as well as sportsman spirit.

The cuisine of Australia brings an aura of creativity and Australia has its own wine production that is liked by expats from all across the world. Their wines are well respected, and people worldwide have a strong liking for it. It is one of the few countries that follows left-hand driving which is a welcome change from the British model. People who are new to Australia are permitted to drive for three months, but later they need to explain the Australian driving test. Speed restrictions are there in all the major zones of the country, and the speed limit is 110 km per hour.