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Honorary graduates

An honorary degree may be awarded to a person to recognise outstanding achievement as a scholar, outstanding contributions in the service of society, or outstanding service to the University.

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

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

2010s

2012

DELANEY (PDF, 16KB), Michael, HonDUniv
BAUM (PDF, 15KB), Paul Frank, HonDSc
EDDINGTON (PDF, 38KB), Sir Roderick Ian, AO, HonDSc
MIMURA (PDF, 40KB), Akio, HonDSc

2011

CHUBB (PDF, 18KB), Ian William, AC, HonDUniv
BENNETT (PDF, 16KB), Annabelle Claire, AO, HonDUniv

2010

McROBBIE (PDF, 18KB), Michael Alexander, AO, HonLittD
DRYSDALE, Emeritus Professor Peter, HonLittD

2000s

2009

SOESASTRO (PDF, 15KB), Hadi, HonLittD
GRIGG (PDF, 14KB), Ian Francis, AM, HonDUniv
GARNAUT (PDF, 16KB), Ross Gregory, AO, HonLittD

2008

MARIKA (PDF, 29KB), HonLittD
ASPECT (PDF, 13KB), Alain, HonDSc

2007

LEE (PDF, 33KB), Ku-Taek, AC, HonDSc
LEE (PDF, 32KB), Kuan Yew, HonLLD
OFFE (PDF, 30KB), Claus, HonLittD

2006

MUIR (PDF, 23KB), James Fulton, AO, HonDUniv
REID (PDF, 18KB), Elizabeth Anne, AO, HonLittD

2005

FISCHER (PDF, 17KB), Timothy Andrew, AC, HonLittD

2004

BAUME (PDF, 34KB), Peter Erne, AC, HonDUniv
JONES (PDF, 34KB), Barry Owen, AO, HonLittD
KIRBY (PDF, 37KB), Michael Donald, AC, HonLLD
NAKATANI (PDF, 59KB), Iwao Nakata, HonLLD
STANCANELLI (PDF, 19KB), Néstor Edgardo, HonLLD
THEE (PDF, 37KB), Kian Wie, HonLittD

2003

BLEWETT (PDF, 40KB), Neal, AC, HonLLD

2002

CHEONG (PDF, 77KB), Choong Kong, HonDSc

2001

NEUMANN (PDF, 19KB), Bernhard Hermann, AC, HonDSc
O'NEILL (PDF, 21KB), Robert John, AO, HonLittD

2000

MANDELA (PDF, 12KB), Nelson Rolihlahla, HonLLD

1990s

1999

BEALE (PDF, 12KB), Dr J G, HonLLD
SINCLAIR (PDF, 10KB), James, HonLittD
MEARNS (PDF, 10KB), Malcolm, Hon MA
HASINA (PDF, 11KB), Sheikh, HonLLD
SIMPSON (PDF, 11KB), John, HonLittD

1998

PATEMAN (PDF, 9KB), Professor Carole, HonLittD
HIRAIWA (PDF, 10KB), Gaishi, HonLLD

1997

MOYAL (PDF, 12KB), Professor Jose, HonDSc
ROSS (PDF, 12KB), Professor Ian , AO, HonLLD
WILLIAMS (PDF, 10KB), Robyn, HonLLD
WHITROD (PDF, 12KB) , Mr Raymond, HonLLD

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 MALANGI, David, HonLLD
MEALE (PDF, 10KB), Richard, HonLLD
PASSMORE, John Arthur, HonLittD
PROUD, Sir John Seymour, HonLLD
RAMSON, William Stanley, HonLittD
SINGARIMBUN, Masri, HonLLD
WILSON, Judith Anne, HonMA
Ts'un-yan, HonLittD
ZAPASNIK, Henryk Tadeusz, HonMSc
ZINKERNAGEL, Rolf Martin, HonDSc

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

1994

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

1992

BLAKERS, Albert Laurence, AM, HonLLD

1980s

1987

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

1985

COWEN, The Rt Hon. Sir Zelman, HonLLD

1984

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

1983

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

1982

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

1981

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

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

1970s

1979

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

1978

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

1977

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

1976

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

1973

BYLES, Mr Baldur Unwin, HonLLD

1972

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

1970

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

1960s

1969

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

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

1967

COPLAND, Sir Douglas Berry, HonLLD

1966

MENZIES, The Rt Hon. Sir Robert Gordon, HonLLD

1964

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

1963

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

1962

HUDSON, Sir William, HonLLD

1961

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

1950s

1959

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

1958

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

1957

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

1952

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

1951

GARRAN, Sir Robert Randolph, HonLLD

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