Rulers: Australia

Ministries, etc.


Key ministries

Deputy prime ministers
10 Jan 1968 -  5 Feb 1971  John McEwen                        (b. 1900 - d. 1980)
 5 Feb 1971 -  5 Dec 1972  Doug Anthony (1st time)            (b. 1929)
 5 Dec 1972 - 12 Jun 1974  Lance Herbert Barnard              (b. 1919 - d. 1997)
12 Jun 1974 -  2 Jul 1975  Jim Cairns                         (b. 1914 - d. 2003)
 2 Jul 1975 - 11 Nov 1975  Frank Crean                        (b. 1916 - d. 2008)
12 Nov 1975 - 11 Mar 1983  Doug Anthony (2nd time)            (s.a.)
11 Mar 1983 -  4 Apr 1990  Lionel Frost Bowen                 (b. 1922 - d. 2012)
 4 Apr 1990 -  3 Jun 1991  Paul Keating                       (b. 1944)
 3 Jun 1991 - 20 Jun 1995  Brian Howe                         (b. 1936)
20 Jun 1995 - 11 Mar 1996  Kim Beazley                        (b. 1948)
11 Mar 1996 - 20 Jul 1999  Tim Fischer                        (b. 1946)
20 Jul 1999 -  6 Jul 2005  John Anderson                      (b. 1956)
 6 Jul 2005 -  3 Dec 2007  Mark Vaile                         (b. 1956)
 3 Dec 2007 - 24 Jun 2010  Julia Gillard (f)                  (b. 1961)
24 Jun 2010 - 27 Jun 2013  Wayne Swan                         (b. 1954)
27 Jun 2013 - 18 Sep 2013  Anthony Albanese                   (b. 1963)
18 Sep 2013 -              Warren Truss                       (b. 1948)

Foreign Affairs

Ministers
- External Affairs -
 1 Jan 1901 - 24 Sep 1903  Edmund Barton (from 1902,
                           Sir Edmund Barton)                 (b. 1849 - d. 1920)
24 Sep 1903 - 27 Apr 1904  Alfred Deakin (1st time)           (b. 1856 - d. 1919)
27 Apr 1904 - 17 Aug 1904  William Morris Hughes (1st time)   (b. 1864 - d. 1952)
18 Aug 1904 -  5 Jul 1905  George Reid                        (b. 1848 - d. 1918)
 5 Jul 1905 - 13 Nov 1908  Alfred Deakin (2nd time)           (s.a.)
13 Nov 1908 -  2 Jun 1909  Egerton Lee Batchelor (1st time)   (b. 1865 - d. 1911)
 2 Jun 1909 - 29 Apr 1910  Littleton Ernest Groom             (b. 1867 - d. 1936)
29 Apr 1910 -  8 Oct 1911  Egerton Lee Batchelor (2nd time)   (s.a.)
14 Oct 1911 - 24 Jun 1913  Josiah Thomas                      (b. 1863 - d. 1933)
24 Jun 1913 - 17 Sep 1914  Patrick McMahon Glynn (1st time)   (b. 1855 - d. 1931)
17 Sep 1914 -  9 Dec 1914  John Andrew Arthur                 (b. 1875 - d. 1914)
14 Dec 1914 - 14 Nov 1916  Hugh Mahon                         (b. 1858 - d. 1931)
14 Nov 1916 - 17 Feb 1917  Frederick William Bamford (acting) (b. 1849 - d. 1934)
17 Feb 1917 - 10 Jan 1918  Patrick McMahon Glynn (2nd time)   (s.a.)
                           (acting)
10 Jan 1918 -  9 Feb 1923  William Morris Hughes (2nd time)   (s.a.)
 9 Feb 1923 - 22 Oct 1929  Stanley Melbourne Bruce            (b. 1883 - d. 1967)
22 Oct 1929 -  6 Jan 1932  James Henry Scullin                (b. 1876 - d. 1953)
 6 Jan 1932 - 12 Oct 1934  John Greig Latham                  (b. 1877 - d. 1964)
12 Oct 1934 - 29 Nov 1937  George Foster Pearce               (b. 1870 - d. 1952)
29 Nov 1937 - 26 Apr 1939  William Morris Hughes (3rd time)   (s.a.)
26 Apr 1939 - 14 Mar 1940  Henry Somer Gullett                (b. 1878 - d. 1940)
14 Mar 1940 - 28 Oct 1940  John McEwen                        (b. 1900 - d. 1980)
28 Oct 1940 -  7 Oct 1941  Frederick Harold Stewart           (b. 1884 - d. 1961)
 7 Oct 1941 - 19 Dec 1949  Herbert Vere Evatt                 (b. 1894 - d. 1965)
19 Dec 1949 - 11 May 1951  Percy Claude Spender               (b. 1897 - d. 1985)
11 May 1951 -  4 Feb 1960  Richard Gardiner Casey             (b. 1890 - d. 1976)
 4 Feb 1960 - 22 Dec 1961  Robert Gordon Menzies              (b. 1894 - d. 1978)
22 Dec 1961 - 24 Apr 1964  Sir Garfield Barwick               (b. 1903 - d. 1997)
24 Apr 1964 - 11 Feb 1969  Paul Hasluck                       (b. 1905 - d. 1993)
11 Feb 1969 - 12 Nov 1969  Gordon Freeth                      (b. 1914 - d. 2001)
12 Nov 1969 -  6 Nov 1970  William McMahon                    (b. 1908 - d. 1988)
- Foreign Affairs -
 6 Nov 1970 - 22 Mar 1971  William McMahon                    (s.a.)
22 Mar 1971 -  2 Aug 1971  Leslie Harry Ernest Bury           (b. 1913 - d. 1986)
 2 Aug 1971 -  5 Dec 1972  Nigel Hubert Bowen                 (b. 1911 - d. 1994)
 5 Dec 1972 -  6 Nov 1973  Gough Whitlam                      (b. 1916)
 6 Nov 1973 - 11 Nov 1975  Don Willesee                       (b. 1916 - d. 2003)
11 Nov 1975 -  3 Nov 1980  Andrew Peacock                     (b. 1939)
 3 Nov 1980 - 11 Mar 1983  Anthony Street                     (b. 1926)
11 Mar 1983 - 17 Aug 1988  Bill Hayden                        (b. 1933)
 2 Sep 1988 - 11 Mar 1996  Gareth Evans                       (b. 1944)
11 Mar 1996 -  3 Dec 2007  Alexander Downer                   (b. 1951)
 3 Dec 2007 - 14 Sep 2010  Stephen Smith                      (b. 1955)
14 Sep 2010 - 22 Feb 2012  Kevin Rudd                         (b. 1957)
22 Feb 2012 - 13 Mar 2012  Craig Emerson (acting)             (b. 1954)
13 Mar 2012 - 18 Sep 2013  Bob Carr                           (b. 1947)
18 Sep 2013 -              Julie Bishop (f)                   (b. 1956)

Defense

Ministers
 1 Jan 1901 - 10 Jan 1901  Sir James Robert Dickson           (b. 1832 - d. 1901)
17 Jan 1901 - 10 Aug 1903  Sir John Forrest                   (b. 1847 - d. 1918)
10 Aug 1903 - 24 Sep 1903  James George Drake                 (b. 1850 - d. 1941)
24 Sep 1903 - 27 Apr 1904  Austin Chapman                     (b. 1864 - d. 1926)
27 Apr 1904 - 17 Aug 1904  Anderson Dawson                    (b. 1863 - d. 1910)
18 Aug 1904 -  5 Jul 1905  James Whiteside McCay              (b. 1864 - d. 1930)
 5 Jul 1905 - 24 Jan 1907  Thomas Playford                    (b. 1837 - d. 1915)
24 Jan 1907 - 13 Nov 1908  Thomas Thomson Ewing               (b. 1856 - d. 1920)
13 Nov 1908 -  2 Jun 1909  George Foster Pearce (1st time)    (b. 1870 - d. 1952)
 2 Jun 1909 - 29 Apr 1910  Joseph Cook                        (b. 1860 - d. 1947)
29 Apr 1910 - 24 Jun 1913  George Foster Pearce (2nd time)    (s.a.)
24 Jun 1913 - 17 Sep 1914  Edward Davis Millen                (b. 1860 - d. 1923)
17 Sep 1914 - 21 Dec 1921  George Foster Pearce (3rd time)    (s.a.)
21 Dec 1921 -  5 Feb 1923  Walter Massy-Greene                (b. 1874 - d. 1952)
 9 Feb 1923 - 16 Jan 1925  Eric Kendall Bowden                (b. 1872 - d. 1931)
16 Jan 1925 -  2 Apr 1927  Sir Neville Reginald Howse         (b. 1863 - d. 1930)
 2 Apr 1927 - 22 Oct 1929  Sir William Glasgow                (b. 1876 - d. 1955)
22 Oct 1929 -  4 Feb 1931  Albert Ernest Green                (b. 1869 - d. 1940)
 4 Feb 1931 -  3 Mar 1931  John Joseph Daly                   (b. 1891 - d. 1942)
 3 Mar 1931 -  6 Jan 1932  Joseph Benedict Chifley            (b. 1885 - d. 1951)
 6 Jan 1932 - 12 Oct 1934  George Foster Pearce (4th time)    (s.a.)
12 Oct 1934 - 20 Nov 1937  Robert Archdale Parkhill
                           (from 1936, Sir Robert
                           Archdale Parkhill)                 (b. 1879 - d. 1947)
20 Nov 1937 - 29 Nov 1937  Joseph Aloysius Lyons              (b. 1879 - d. 1939)
29 Nov 1937 -  7 Nov 1938  Harold Victor Campbell Thorby      (b. 1888 - d. 1973)
 7 Nov 1938 - 13 Nov 1939  Geoffrey Austin Street             (b. 1894 - d. 1940)
- Defense Coordination -
13 Nov 1939 -  7 Oct 1941  Robert Gordon Menzies              (b. 1894 - d. 1978)
 7 Oct 1941 - 14 Apr 1942  John Curtin                        (b. 1885 - d. 1945)
- Defense -
14 Apr 1942 -  5 Jul 1945  John Curtin                        (s.a.)
 6 Jul 1945 - 14 Aug 1946  John Albert Beasley                (b. 1895 - d. 1949)
15 Aug 1946 -  1 Nov 1946  Francis Michael Forde              (b. 1890 - d. 1983)
 1 Nov 1946 - 19 Dec 1949  John Johnstone Dedman              (b. 1896 - d. 1973)
19 Dec 1949 - 24 Oct 1950  Eric John Harrison                 (b. 1892 - d. 1974)
24 Oct 1950 - 10 Dec 1958  Philip Albert Martin McBride
                           (from 1953, Sir Philip Albert
                           Martin McBride)                    (b. 1892 - d. 1982)
10 Dec 1958 - 18 Dec 1963  Athol Gordon Townley               (b. 1907 - d. 1963)
18 Dec 1963 - 24 Apr 1964  Paul Hasluck                       (b. 1905 - d. 1993)
24 Apr 1964 - 19 Jan 1966  Shane Dunne Paltridge (from 1 Jan
                           1966, Sir Shane Dunne Paltridge)   (b. 1910 - d. 1966)
26 Jan 1966 - 12 Nov 1969  Allen Fairhall                     (b. 1909 - d. 2006)
12 Nov 1969 -  8 Mar 1971  Malcolm Fraser                     (b. 1930)
10 Mar 1971 - 13 Aug 1971  John Grey Gorton                   (b. 1911 - d. 2002)
13 Aug 1971 -  5 Dec 1972  David Eric Fairbairn               (b. 1917 - d. 1994)
 5 Dec 1972 -  6 Jun 1975  Lance Herbert Barnard              (b. 1919 - d. 1997)
 6 Jun 1975 - 11 Nov 1975  William Lawrence Morrison          (b. 1928 - d. 2013)
11 Nov 1975 -  7 May 1982  Denis James Killen                 (b. 1925 - d. 2007)
 7 May 1982 - 11 Mar 1983  Ian McCahon Sinclair               (b. 1929)
11 Mar 1983 - 13 Dec 1984  Gordon Scholes                     (b. 1931)
13 Dec 1984 -  4 Apr 1990  Kim Beazley                        (b. 1948)
 4 Apr 1990 - 11 Mar 1996  Robert Ray                         (b. 1947)
11 Mar 1996 - 21 Oct 1998  Ian McLachlan                      (b. 1936)
21 Oct 1998 - 30 Jan 2001  John Moore                         (b. 1936)
30 Jan 2001 - 26 Nov 2001  Peter Reith                        (b. 1950)
26 Nov 2001 - 24 Jan 2006  Robert Hill                        (b. 1946)
24 Jan 2006 -  3 Dec 2007  Brendan Nelson                     (b. 1958)
 3 Dec 2007 -  9 Jun 2009  Joel Fitzgibbon                    (b. 1962)
 9 Jun 2009 - 14 Sep 2010  John Faulkner                      (b. 1954)
14 Sep 2010 - 18 Sep 2013  Stephen Smith                      (b. 1955)
18 Sep 2013 -              David Johnston                     (b. 1956)

Army

Ministers
13 Nov 1939 - 13 Aug 1940  Geoffrey Austin Street             (s.a.)
14 Aug 1940 - 28 Oct 1940  Philip Albert Martin McBride       (s.a.)
28 Oct 1940 -  7 Oct 1941  Percy Claude Spender               (b. 1897 - d. 1985)
 7 Oct 1941 -  1 Nov 1946  Francis Michael Forde              (b. 1890 - d. 1983)
 1 Nov 1946 - 19 Dec 1949  Cyril Chambers                     (b. 1897 - d. 1975)
19 Dec 1949 -  7 Nov 1955  Josiah Francis                     (b. 1890 - d. 1964)
 7 Nov 1955 - 28 Feb 1956  Eric John Harrison                 (b. 1892 - d. 1974)
28 Feb 1956 - 18 Dec 1963  John Oscar Cramer                  (b. 1897 - d. 1994)
18 Dec 1963 - 26 Jan 1966  Alexander James Forbes             (b. 1923)
26 Jan 1966 - 28 Feb 1968  Malcolm Fraser                     (s.a.)
28 Feb 1968 - 12 Nov 1969  Phillip Reginald Lynch             (b. 1933 - d. 1984)
12 Nov 1969 -  2 Feb 1972  Andrew Peacock                     (b. 1939)
 2 Feb 1972 -  5 Dec 1972  Robert Cummin Katter               (b. 1918 - d. 1990)
 5 Dec 1972 - 30 Nov 1973  Lance Herbert Barnard              (s.a.)

Treasury

Treasurers
 1 Jan 1901 - 27 Apr 1904  Sir George Turner (1st time)       (b. 1851 - d. 1916)
27 Apr 1904 - 17 Aug 1904  John Christian Watson              (b. 1867 - d. 1941)
18 Aug 1904 -  5 Jul 1905  Sir George Turner (2nd time)       (s.a.)
 5 Jul 1905 - 30 Jul 1907  Sir John Forrest (1st time)        (b. 1847 - d. 1918)
30 Jul 1907 - 13 Nov 1908  Sir William John Lyne              (b. 1844 - d. 1913)
13 Nov 1908 -  2 Jun 1909  Andrew Fisher (1st time)           (b. 1862 - d. 1928)
 2 Jun 1909 - 29 Apr 1910  Sir John Forrest (2nd time)        (s.a.)
29 Apr 1910 - 24 Jun 1913  Andrew Fisher (2nd time)           (s.a.)
24 Jun 1913 - 17 Sep 1914  Sir John Forrest (3rd time)        (s.a.)
17 Sep 1914 - 27 Oct 1915  Andrew Fisher (3rd time)           (s.a.)
27 Oct 1915 - 27 Oct 1916  William Guy Higgs                  (b. 1862 - d. 1951)
14 Nov 1916 - 17 Feb 1917  Alexander Poynton                  (b. 1853 - d. 1935)
17 Feb 1917 - 27 Mar 1918  Sir John Forrest (4th time)        (s.a.)
27 Mar 1918 - 15 Jun 1920  William Alexander Watt             (b. 1871 - d. 1946)
28 Jul 1920 - 11 Nov 1921  Sir Joseph Cook                    (b. 1860 - d. 1947)
21 Dec 1921 -  9 Feb 1923  Stanley Melbourne Bruce            (b. 1883 - d. 1967)
 9 Feb 1923 - 22 Oct 1929  Earle Page                         (b. 1880 - d. 1961)
22 Oct 1929 -  9 Jul 1930  Edward Granville Theodore
                           (1st time)                         (b. 1884 - d. 1950)
 9 Jul 1930 - 29 Jan 1931  James Henry Scullin                (b. 1876 - d. 1953)
29 Jan 1931 -  6 Jan 1932  Edward Granville Theodore
                           (2nd time)                         (s.a.)
 6 Jan 1932 -  3 Oct 1935  Joseph Aloysius Lyons              (b. 1879 - d. 1939)
 3 Oct 1935 - 26 Apr 1939  Richard Gardiner Casey             (b. 1890 - d. 1976)
26 Apr 1939 - 14 Mar 1940  Robert Gordon Menzies              (b. 1894 - d. 1978)
14 Mar 1940 - 28 Oct 1940  Percy Claude Spender               (b. 1897 - d. 1985)
28 Oct 1940 -  7 Oct 1941  Arthur William Fadden (1st time)   (b. 1895 - d. 1973)
 7 Oct 1941 - 19 Dec 1949  Joseph Benedict Chifley            (b. 1885 - d. 1951)
19 Dec 1949 - 10 Dec 1958  Arthur William Fadden (from 1951,
                           Sir Arthur William Fadden)
                           (2nd time)                         (s.a.)
10 Dec 1958 - 26 Jan 1966  Harold Holt                        (b. 1908 - d. 1967)
26 Jan 1966 - 12 Nov 1969  William McMahon                    (b. 1908 - d. 1988)
12 Nov 1969 - 22 Mar 1971  Leslie Harry Ernest Bury           (b. 1913 - d. 1986)
22 Mar 1971 -  5 Dec 1972  Billy Mackie Snedden               (b. 1926 - d. 1987)
 5 Dec 1972 - 19 Dec 1972  Gough Whitlam                      (b. 1916)
19 Dec 1972 - 11 Dec 1974  Frank Crean                        (b. 1916 - d. 2008)
11 Dec 1974 -  6 Jun 1975  Jim Cairns                         (b. 1914 - d. 2003)
 6 Jun 1975 - 11 Nov 1975  Bill Hayden                        (b. 1933)
11 Nov 1975 - 19 Nov 1977  Phillip Reginald Lynch             (b. 1933 - d. 1984)
19 Nov 1977 - 11 Mar 1983  John Howard                        (b. 1939)
11 Mar 1983 -  3 Jun 1991  Paul Keating                       (b. 1944)
 3 Jun 1991 -  4 Jun 1991  Bob Hawke                          (b. 1929)
 4 Jun 1991 -  9 Dec 1991  John Kerin                         (b. 1937)
 9 Dec 1991 - 27 Dec 1991  Ralph Willis (1st time)            (b. 1938)
27 Dec 1991 - 23 Dec 1993  John Dawkins                       (b. 1947)
23 Dec 1993 - 11 Mar 1996  Ralph Willis (2nd time)            (s.a.)
11 Mar 1996 -  3 Dec 2007  Peter Costello                     (b. 1957)
 3 Dec 2007 - 27 Jun 2013  Wayne Swan                         (b. 1954)
27 Jun 2013 - 18 Sep 2013  Chris Bowen                        (b. 1973)
18 Sep 2013 -              Joe Hockey                         (b. 1965)

Finance

Ministers
- Finance -
 7 Dec 1976 - 19 Nov 1977  Phillip Reginald Lynch             (s.a.)
20 Dec 1977 - 23 Feb 1979  Eric Laidlaw Robinson (1st time)   (b. 1929 - d. 1981)
23 Feb 1979 - 27 Feb 1979  John Howard                        (s.a.)
27 Feb 1979 -  3 Nov 1980  Eric Laidlaw Robinson (2nd time)   (s.a.)
 3 Nov 1980 - 11 Mar 1983  Dame Margaret Guilfoyle (f)        (b. 1926)
11 Mar 1983 - 13 Dec 1984  John Dawkins                       (s.a.)
13 Dec 1984 -  4 Apr 1990  Peter Alexander Walsh              (b. 1935)
 4 Apr 1990 -  9 Dec 1991  Ralph Willis (1st time)            (s.a.)
 9 Dec 1991 - 27 Dec 1991  Kim Beazley (1st time)             (b. 1948)
27 Dec 1991 - 23 Dec 1993  Ralph Willis (2nd time)            (s.a.)
23 Dec 1993 - 11 Mar 1996  Kim Beazley (2nd time)             (s.a.)
- Finance Services -
11 Mar 1996 -  9 Oct 1997  John Fahey                         (b. 1945)
- Finance and Administration -
 9 Oct 1997 - 26 Nov 2001  John Fahey                         (s.a.)
26 Nov 2001 -  3 Dec 2007  Nick Minchin                       (b. 1953)
 3 Dec 2007 -  3 Sep 2010  Lindsay Tanner                     (b. 1956)
 3 Sep 2010 - 14 Sep 2010  Wayne Swan (acting)                (s.a.)
14 Sep 2010 - 18 Sep 2013  Penny Wong (f)                     (b. 1968)
18 Sep 2013 -              Mathias Cormann                    (b. 1970)

Justice

Attorneys General
 1 Jan 1901 - 24 Sep 1903  Alfred Deakin                      (b. 1856 - d. 1919)
24 Sep 1903 - 27 Apr 1904  James George Drake                 (b. 1850 - d. 1941)
27 Apr 1904 - 17 Aug 1904  Henry Bournes Higgins              (b. 1851 - d. 1929)
18 Aug 1904 -  5 Jul 1905  Sir Josiah Henry Symon             (b. 1846 - d. 1934)
 5 Jul 1905 - 12 Oct 1906  Isaac Isaacs                       (b. 1855 - d. 1948)
12 Oct 1906 - 13 Nov 1908  Littleton Ernest Groom (1st time)  (b. 1867 - d. 1936)
13 Nov 1908 -  2 Jun 1909  William Morris Hughes (1st time)   (b. 1864 - d. 1952)
 2 Jun 1909 - 29 Apr 1910  Patrick McMahon Glynn              (b. 1855 - d. 1931)
29 Apr 1910 - 24 Jun 1913  William Morris Hughes (2nd time)   (s.a.)
24 Jun 1913 - 17 Sep 1914  William Hill Irvine                (b. 1858 - d. 1943)
17 Sep 1914 - 21 Dec 1921  William Morris Hughes (3rd time)   (s.a.)
21 Dec 1921 - 18 Dec 1925  Littleton Ernest Groom (2nd time)  (s.a.)
18 Dec 1925 - 22 Oct 1929  John Greig Latham (1st time)       (b. 1877 - d. 1964)
22 Oct 1929 -  6 Jan 1932  Frank Brennan                      (b. 1873 - d. 1950)
 6 Jan 1932 - 12 Oct 1934  John Greig Latham (2nd time)       (s.a.)
12 Oct 1934 - 20 Mar 1939  Robert Gordon Menzies              (b. 1894 - d. 1978)
20 Mar 1939 -  7 Oct 1941  William Morris Hughes (4th time)   (s.a.)
 7 Oct 1941 - 19 Dec 1949  Herbert Vere Evatt                 (b. 1894 - d. 1965)
19 Dec 1949 - 14 Aug 1956  John Armstrong Spicer              (b. 1898 - d. 1977)
15 Aug 1956 - 10 Dec 1958  Neil O'Sullivan                    (b. 1900 - d. 1968)
10 Dec 1958 -  4 Mar 1964  Sir Garfield Barwick               (b. 1903 - d. 1997)
 4 Mar 1964 - 14 Dec 1966  Billy Mackie Snedden               (b. 1926 - d. 1987)
14 Dec 1966 - 12 Nov 1969  Nigel Hubert Bowen (1st time)      (b. 1911 - d. 1994)
12 Nov 1969 - 22 Mar 1971  Thomas Eyre Forrest Hughes         (b. 1923)
22 Mar 1971 -  2 Aug 1971  Nigel Hubert Bowen (2nd time)      (s.a.)
 2 Aug 1971 -  5 Dec 1972  Ivor John Greenwood (1st time)     (b. 1926 - d. 1976)
 5 Dec 1972 - 19 Dec 1972  Gough Whitlam                      (b. 1916)
19 Dec 1972 - 10 Feb 1975  Lionel Keith Murphy                (b. 1922 - d. 1986)
10 Feb 1975 - 11 Nov 1975  Keppel Earl Enderby                (b. 1926)
11 Nov 1975 - 22 Dec 1975  Ivor John Greenwood (2nd time)     (s.a.)
22 Dec 1975 -  6 Sep 1977  Robert James Ellicott              (b. 1927)
 6 Sep 1977 - 11 Mar 1983  Peter Durack                       (b. 1926 - d. 2008)
11 Mar 1983 - 13 Dec 1984  Gareth Evans                       (b. 1944)
13 Dec 1984 -  4 Apr 1990  Lionel Frost Bowen                 (b. 1922 - d. 2012)
 4 Apr 1990 - 24 Mar 1993  Michael John Duffy                 (b. 1938)
 1 Apr 1993 - 27 Apr 1993  Duncan Kerr                        (b. 1952)
27 Apr 1993 - 11 Mar 1996  Michael Lavarch                    (b. 1961)
11 Mar 1996 -  7 Oct 2003  Daryl Williams                     (b. 1942)
 7 Oct 2003 -  3 Dec 2007  Philip Ruddock                     (b. 1943)
 3 Dec 2007 - 14 Dec 2011  Robert McClelland                  (b. 1958)
14 Dec 2011 -  4 Feb 2013  Nicola Roxon (f)                   (b. 1967)
 4 Feb 2013 - 18 Sep 2013  Mark Dreyfus                       (b. 1956)
18 Sep 2013 -              George Brandis                     (b. 1957)

Ministers
18 Sep 1987 - 24 Mar 1993  Michael Tate                       (b. 1945)
24 Mar 1993 - 11 Mar 1996  Duncan Kerr                        (b. 1952)
11 Mar 1996 -  9 Oct 1997  Daryl Williams                     (b. 1942)
 9 Oct 1997 - 30 Jan 2001  Amanda Vanstone (f)                (b. 1952)
30 Jan 2001 -  9 Mar 2007  Chris Ellison                      (b. 1954)
14 Sep 2010 - 14 Dec 2011  Brendan O'Connor                   (b. 1962)
14 Dec 2011 - 18 Sep 2013  Jason Clare                        (b. 1972)
18 Sep 2013 -              Michael Keenan                     (b. 1972)

Home Affairs

Note: The minister for home affairs is not a senior minister in Australia.
Ministers
 1 Jan 1901 - 11 Aug 1903  Sir William John Lyne              (b. 1844 - d. 1913)
11 Aug 1903 - 27 Apr 1904  Sir John Forrest                   (b. 1847 - d. 1918)
27 Apr 1904 - 17 Aug 1904  Egerton Lee Batchelor              (b. 1865 - d. 1911)
18 Aug 1904 -  5 Jul 1905  Dugald Thomson                     (b. 1848 - d. 1922)
 5 Jul 1905 - 12 Oct 1906  Littleton Ernest Groom             (b. 1867 - d. 1936)
12 Oct 1906 - 24 Jan 1907  Thomas Thomson Ewing               (b. 1856 - d. 1920)
24 Jan 1907 - 13 Nov 1908  John Henry Keating                 (b. 1872 - d. 1940)
13 Nov 1908 -  2 Jun 1909  Hugh Mahon                         (b. 1858 - d. 1931)
 2 Jun 1909 - 29 Apr 1910  George Warburton Fuller            (b. 1861 - d. 1940)
29 Apr 1910 - 24 Jun 1913  King O'Malley (1st time)           (b. 1858 - d. 1953)
24 Jun 1913 - 17 Sep 1914  Joseph Cook                        (b. 1860 - d. 1947)
17 Sep 1914 - 27 Oct 1915  William Oliver Archibald           (b. 1852 - d. 1926)
27 Oct 1915 - 14 Nov 1916  King O'Malley (2nd time)           (s.a.)
14 Nov 1916 - 17 Feb 1917  Frederick William Bamford          (b. 1849 - d. 1934)
17 Feb 1917 -  3 Feb 1920  Patrick McMahon Glynn              (b. 1855 - d. 1931)
 4 Feb 1920 - 21 Dec 1921  Alexander Poynton                  (b. 1853 - d. 1935)
21 Dec 1921 - 18 Jun 1926  George Foster Pearce               (b. 1870 - d. 1952)
18 Jun 1926 -  2 Apr 1927  Sir William Glasgow                (b. 1876 - d. 1955)
 2 Apr 1927 - 24 Feb 1928  Charles William Clanan Marr        (b. 1880 - d. 1960)
24 Feb 1928 - 29 Nov 1928  Sir Neville Reginald Howse         (b. 1863 - d. 1930)
29 Nov 1928 - 22 Oct 1929  Charles Lydiard Aubrey Abbott      (b. 1886 - d. 1975)
22 Oct 1929 -  6 Jan 1932  Arthur Blakeley                    (b. 1886 - d. 1972)
 6 Jan 1932 - 12 Apr 1932  Robert Archdale Parkhill           (b. 1879 - d. 1947)
- Interior -
12 Apr 1932 - 13 Oct 1932  Robert Archdale Parkhill           (s.a.)
13 Oct 1932 - 12 Oct 1934  John Arthur Perkins                (b. 1878 - d. 1954)
12 Oct 1934 -  9 Nov 1934  Eric John Harrison (1st time)      (b. 1892 - d. 1974)
 9 Nov 1934 - 29 Nov 1937  Thomas Paterson                    (b. 1882 - d. 1952)
29 Nov 1937 - 26 Apr 1939  John McEwen                        (b. 1900 - d. 1980)
26 Apr 1939 -  7 Oct 1941  Hattil Spencer Foll                (b. 1890 - d. 1977)
 7 Oct 1941 - 13 Jul 1945  Joseph Silver Collings             (b. 1865 - d. 1955)
13 Jul 1945 - 19 Dec 1949  Herbert Victor Johnson             (b. 1889 - d. 1962)
19 Dec 1949 - 24 Oct 1950  Philip Albert Martin McBride       (b. 1892 - d. 1982)
24 Oct 1950 - 11 May 1951  Eric John Harrison (2nd time)      (s.a.)
11 May 1951 - 11 Jan 1956  Wilfrid Selwyn Kent Hughes         (b. 1895 - d. 1970)
11 Jan 1956 - 10 Dec 1958  Allen Fairhall                     (b. 1909 - d. 2006)
10 Dec 1958 - 18 Dec 1963  Gordon Freeth                      (b. 1914 - d. 2001)
18 Dec 1963 -  4 Mar 1964  John Grey Gorton                   (b. 1911 - d. 2002)
 4 Mar 1964 - 16 Oct 1967  Doug Anthony                       (b. 1929)
16 Oct 1967 -  5 Feb 1971  Peter James Nixon                  (b. 1928)
 5 Feb 1971 -  5 Dec 1972  Ralph James Dunnet Hunt            (b. 1928 - d. 2011)
 5 Dec 1972 - 19 Dec 1972  Lance Herbert Barnard              (b. 1919 - d. 1997)
- Home Affairs -
20 Dec 1977 - 17 Feb 1981  Robert James Ellicott              (b. 1927)
17 Feb 1981 - 19 Mar 1981  Michael John Randal MacKellar      (b. 1938)
19 Mar 1981 -  7 May 1982  Ian Bonython Cameron Wilson        (b. 1932 - d. 2013)
 7 May 1982 - 11 Mar 1983  Daniel Thomas McVeigh              (b. 1930)
11 Mar 1983 - 13 Dec 1984  Barry Cohen                        (b. 1935)
24 Jul 1987 -  2 Sep 1988  Robert Ray                         (b. 1947)
 3 Dec 2007 -  9 Jun 2009  Bob Debus                          (b. 1943)
 9 Jun 2009 - 14 Dec 2011  Brendan O'Connor                   (b. 1962)
14 Dec 2011 - 18 Sep 2013  Jason Clare                        (b. 1972)

Parliament


House of Representatives

Speakers
 9 May 1901 - 23 Jul 1909  Frederick William Holder (from
                           Jun 1902, Sir Frederick William
                           Holder)                            (b. 1850 - d. 1909)
28 Jul 1909 - 30 Jun 1910  Charles Carty Salmon               (b. 1861 - d. 1917)
 1 Jul 1910 -  8 Jul 1913  Charles McDonald (1st time)        (b. 1861 - d. 1925)
 9 Jul 1913 -  7 Oct 1914  William Elliot Johnson (1st time)  (b. 1862 - d. 1932)
 8 Oct 1914 - 13 Jun 1917  Charles McDonald (2nd time)        (s.a.)
14 Jun 1917 - 27 Feb 1923  William Elliot Johnson (from Jun
                           1920, Sir William Elliot Johnson)
                           (2nd time)                         (s.a.)
28 Feb 1923 - 12 Jan 1926  William Alexander Watt             (b. 1871 - d. 1946)
13 Jan 1926 - 11 Oct 1929  Sir Littleton Ernest Groom         (b. 1867 - d. 1936)
20 Nov 1929 - 16 Feb 1932  Norman John Oswald Makin           (b. 1889 - d. 1982)
17 Feb 1932 -  7 Aug 1934  George Hugh Mackay                 (b. 1872 - d. 1961)
23 Oct 1934 - 19 Nov 1940  George John Bell                   (b. 1872 - d. 1944)
20 Nov 1940 - 21 Jun 1943  Walter Maxwell Nairn               (b. 1878 - d. 1958)
22 Jun 1943 - 21 Feb 1950  John Solomon Rosevear              (b. 1892 - d. 1953)
22 Feb 1950 -  9 Aug 1956  Archie Galbraith Cameron           (b. 1895 - d. 1956)
29 Aug 1956 - 31 Oct 1966  John McLeay (from 1 Jan 1962,
                           Sir John McLeay)                   (b. 1893 - d. 1982)
21 Feb 1967 -  2 Nov 1972  William John Aston (from Jan 1970,
                           Sir William John Aston)            (b. 1916 - d. 1997)
27 Feb 1973 - 27 Feb 1975  James Francis Cope                 (b. 1907 - d. 1999)
27 Feb 1975 - 11 Nov 1975  Gordon Scholes                     (b. 1931)
17 Feb 1976 -  4 Feb 1983  Billy Mackie Snedden (from Jan
                           1978, Sir Billy Mackie Snedden)    (b. 1926 - d. 1987)
22 Apr 1983 - 11 Feb 1986  Henry Alfred Jenkins               (b. 1925 - d. 2004)
11 Feb 1986 -  5 Jun 1987  Joan Child (f) (1st time)          (b. 1921 - d. 2013)
14 Sep 1987 - 28 Aug 1989  Joan Child (f) (2nd time)          (s.a.)
29 Aug 1989 -  8 Feb 1993  Leo Boyce McLeay                   (b. 1945)
 4 May 1993 - 29 Jan 1996  Stephen Paul Martin                (b. 1948)
30 Apr 1996 -  3 Mar 1998  Robert George Halverson            (b. 1937)
 4 Mar 1998 - 31 Aug 1998  Ian McCahon Sinclair               (b. 1929)
10 Nov 1998 - 16 Nov 2004  Neil Andrew                        (b. 1944)
16 Nov 2004 - 12 Feb 2008  David Hawker                       (b. 1949)
12 Feb 2008 - 24 Nov 2011  Harry Jenkins                      (b. 1952)
24 Nov 2011 -  9 Oct 2012  Peter Slipper                      (b. 1950)
22 Apr 2012 - 12 Nov 2013  Anna Burke (f)                     (b. 1966)
                           (acting for Slipper to 9 Oct 2012)
12 Nov 2013 -              Bronwyn Bishop (f)                 (b. 1942)

Senate

Presidents
 9 May 1901 - 31 Dec 1906  Sir Richard Chaffey Baker          (b. 1842 - d. 1911)
20 Feb 1907 - 30 Jun 1910  Albert John Gould (from 1908,
                           Sir Albert John Gould)             (b. 1847 - d. 1936)
 1 Jul 1910 -  8 Jul 1913  Henry Turley                       (b. 1859 - d. 1929)
 9 Jul 1913 - 30 Jul 1914  Thomas Givens (1st time)           (b. 1864 - d. 1928)
 8 Oct 1914 - 30 Jun 1926  Thomas Givens (2nd time)           (s.a.)
 1 Jul 1926 - 13 Aug 1929  John Newlands (from 1927,
                           Sir John Newlands)                 (b. 1864 - d. 1932)
14 Aug 1929 - 30 Aug 1932  Walter Kingsmill                   (b. 1864 - d. 1935)
31 Aug 1932 - 30 Jun 1938  Patrick Joseph Lynch               (b. 1867 - d. 1944)
 1 Jul 1938 - 30 Jun 1941  John Blyth Hayes                   (b. 1868 - d. 1956)
 1 Jul 1941 -  4 Jul 1943  James Cunningham                   (b. 1879 - d. 1943)
23 Sep 1943 - 19 Mar 1951  Gordon Brown                       (b. 1885 - d. 1967)
12 Jun 1951 -  7 Sep 1953  Edward William Mattner             (b. 1893 - d. 1977)
 8 Sep 1953 - 30 Jun 1971  Alister Maxwell McMullin
                           (from 1957, Sir Alister Maxwell
                           McMullin)                          (b. 1900 - d. 1984)
17 Aug 1971 - 11 Apr 1974  Sir Magnus Cameron Cormack         (b. 1906 - d. 1994)
 9 Jul 1974 - 11 Nov 1975  Justin O'Byrne                     (b. 1912 - d. 1993)
17 Feb 1976 - 30 Jun 1981  Condor Louis Laucke (from 1979,
                           Sir Condor Louis Laucke)           (b. 1914 - d. 1993)
18 Aug 1981 -  4 Feb 1983  Harold Young (from 1983,
                           Sir Harold Young)                  (b. 1923 - d. 2006)
21 Apr 1983 - 23 Jan 1987  Douglas McClelland                 (b. 1926)
17 Feb 1987 -  5 Jun 1987  Kerry Walter Sibraa (1st time)     (b. 1937)
14 Sep 1987 - 31 Jan 1994  Kerry Walter Sibraa (2nd time)     (s.a.)
 1 Feb 1994 - 30 Jun 1996  Michael Eamon Beahan               (b. 1937)
20 Aug 1996 - 18 Aug 2002  Margaret Elizabeth Reid (f)        (b. 1935)
19 Aug 2002 - 14 Aug 2007  Paul Henry Calvert                 (b. 1940)
14 Aug 2007 - 25 Aug 2008  Alan Ferguson                      (b. 1943)
26 Aug 2008 -  7 Jul 2014  John Hogg                          (b. 1949)
 7 Jul 2014 -              Stephen Parry                      (b. 1960)

Major cities


Melbourne

Mayors
       1842 -        1844  Henry Condell                      (b. 1799 - d. 1871)
       1844 -        1845  Henry Moor (1st time)              (b. 1809 - d. 1877)
       1845 -        1846  James Frederick Palmer             (b. 1804 - d. 1871)
       1846 -        1847  Henry Moor (2nd time)              (s.a.)
   Nov 1847 -        1848  Andrew Russell
       1848 -        1849  William Montgomerie Bell           (b. c.1813 - d. 1867)
       1849 -        1850  Augustus Frederick Adolphus
                           Greeves                            (b. 1805 - d. 1874)
       1850 -        1851  William Nicholson                  (b. 1816 - d. 1865)
       1851 -        1853  John Thomas Smith (1st time)
       1853 -        1854  John Hodgson                       (b. ... - d. 1860)
       1854 -        1856  John Thomas Smith (2nd time)
       1856 -        1857  Peter Davis                        (b. 1815? - d. 1879)
       1857 -        1858  John Thomas Smith (3rd time)
       1858 -        1859  Henry Swallows Walsh
       1859 -        1860  Richard Eades
       1860 -        1861  John Thomas Smith (4th time)
       1861 -        1862  Robert Bennett                     (b. 1821? - d. 1891)
       1862 -        1863  Edward Cohen
       1863 -        1864  John Thomas Smith (5th time)
       1864 -        1865  George Wragg
       1865 -        1866  William Bayles                     (b. 1820 - d. 1903)
       1866 -        1867  William Williams
       1867 -        1868  James Stewart Butters              (b. 1832 - d. 1912)
       1868 -        1869  Tomas Moubray
       1869 -        1870  Samuel Amess                       (b. 1826 - d. 1898)
       1870 -        1871  Thomas McPherson                   (b. 1823 - d. 1888)
       1871 -        1872  Orlando Fenwick                    (b. 1822 - d. 1897)
       1872 -        1873  Thomas O'Grady                     (b. 1824 - d. 1890)
       1873 -        1874  John McIlwraith                    (b. 1823 - d. 1902)
       1874 -        1875  James Gatehouse                    (b. 1824 - d. 1891)
       1875 -        1876  Alexander Kennedy Smith            (b. ... - d. 1881)
       1876 -        1877  James Paterson                     (b. 1826 - d. 1906)
       1877 -        1878  John Pigdon                        (b. 1832 - d. 1903)
       1878 -        1879  Joseph Story
       1879 -        1881  George Meares                      (b. 1826? - d. 1903)
       1881 -        1882  Cornelius Job Ham                  (b. 1837 - d. 1909)
 9 Oct 1882 -        1883  James Dodgshun                     (b. 1833 - d. 1904)
   Oct 1883 -        1884  Charles Smith                      (b. 1833? - d. 1903)
       1884 -        1885  Godfrey Downes Carter              (b. 1830 - d. 1902)
       1885 -        1886  James Cooper Stewart
25 Oct 1886 -        1887  William Cain                       (b. 1831 - d. 1914)
       1887 -        1889  Benjamin Benjamin (from 1889,
                           Sir Benjamin Benjamin)             (b. 1834 - d. 1905)
   Oct 1889 -        1892  Matthew Lang                       (b. 1830 - d. 1893)
       1892 -        1895  Arthur Snowden (from 1894,
                           Sir Arthur Snowden)
       1895 -        1897  William Strong
       1897 -        1900  Malcolm Donald McEacharn (from
                           1900, Sir Malcolm Donald
                           McEacharn)                         (b. 1852 - d. 1910)
       1900 -  9 Oct 1902  Samuel Gillott (from 1901,
                           Sir Samuel Gillott)                (b. 18... - d. 1913)
Lord mayors
 9 Oct 1902 -        1903  Sir Samuel Gillott                 (s.a.)
       1903 -        1904  Sir Malcolm Donald McEacharn       (s.a.)
       1904 -        1905  Charles Pleasance                  (b. 1850 - d. 1915)
       1905 -        1908  Henry Weedon (from 1908,
                           Sir Henry Weedon)                  (b. 1859 - d. 1921)
       1908 -        1910  James Burston                      (b. 1856 - d. 1920)
       1910 -        1912  Thomas James Davey                 (b. 1844 - d. 1927)
       1912 -        1917  David Valentine Hennessy (from
                           1915, Sir David Valentine
                           Hennessy)                          (b. 1858 - d. 1923)
       1917 -        1918  Frank Stapley
       1918 -        1919  William Whyte Cabena               (b. 1853 - d. 1928)
       1919 -        1920  John George Aikman                 (b. 1859 - d. 1928)
       1920 -        1923  John Warren Swanson (from 1923,
                           Sir John Warren Swanson)           (b. 1865 - d. 1924)
       1923 -        1926  William Brunton (from 1925,
                           Sir William Brunton)               (b. ... - d. 1938)
       1926 -        1928  Stephen Joseph Morell (from 1927,
                           Sir Stephen Joseph Morell)         (b. 1869 - d. 1944)
       1928 -        1931  Harold Daniel Luxton               (b. 1888 - d. 1957)
       1931 -        1934  Harold Gengoult Smith (from 1933,
                           Sir Harold Gengoult Smith)
       1934 -        1937  Alexander George Wales (from 1936,
                           Sir Alexander George Wales)
       1937 -        1938  Edward Campbell                    (b. 1883 - d. 1944)
       1938 -        1940  Arthur William Coles
       1940          1942  Frank Beaurepaire (from 1942,
                           Sir Frank Beaurepaire)             (b. 1891 - d. 1956)
       1942 -        1945  Thomas Sydney Nettlefold (from
                           1945, Sir Thomas Sydney
                           Nettlefold)                        (b. 1879 - d. 1956)
       1945 -        1948  Francis Raymond Connelly (from
                           1 Jan 1948, Sir Francis Raymond
                           Connelly)                          (b. 1895 - d. 1949)
       1948 -        1951  James Stanley Disney (from 1950,
                           Sir James Stanley Disney)          (b. 1896 - d. 1952)
       1951 -        1952  Oliver John Nilsen
       1952 -        1953  William John Brens
       1953 -        1954  Robert Henry Solly
       1954 -        1957  Francis Palmer Selleck (from 1955,
                           Sir Frank Selleck)
       1957 -        1959  Frederick William Thomas (from 1958,
                           Sir Frederick William Thomas)
       1959 -        1961  Bernard Evans
       1961 -        1963  Maurice Arnold Nathan (from 1962,
                           Sir Maurice Arnold Nathan)
       1963 -        1965  Edward Leo Curtis (from 1964,
                           Sir Edward Leo Curtis)
       1965 -        1967  Ian Francis Beaurepaire
       1967 -        1969  Reginald Thomas Anthony Talbot
       1969 -        1971  Edward Wallace Best                (b. 1917 - d. 1992)
       1971 -        1972  Alwynne Rowlands
       1972 -        1974  Alan Douglas Whalley
       1974 -        1976  Ronald Joseph Walker
       1976 -        1977  Donald George Osborne
       1977 -        1979  Irvin Rockman                      (b. 1938 - d. 2010)
       1979 -        1980  Ralph Angelo Bernardi
       1980 -  5 May 1981  John Willian Woodruff
 6 May 1981 - 13 Dec 1982  Peter Francis Thorley
                           (chief commissioner)
       1982 -        1983  John Willian Gardner
       1983 -        1984  Kevin Francis Chamberlin
       1984 -        1985  Ewin John Beacham
       1985 -        1986  Thomas Simon Lynch
       1986 -        1987  Trevor Huggard
       1987 -        1988  Alexis Ord (f)
       1988 -        1989  Winsome McCaughey (f)
       1989 -        1990  William Deveney
       1990 -        1991  Richard Wynne
       1991 -        1992  Richard Meldrum                    (b. 1928)
       1992 -        1993  Desmond Clark
   Aug 1993 -    Nov 1993  Alan Watson
18 Nov 1993 - 25 Mar 1996  Kevan Gosper (chief commissioner)  (b. 1933)
26 Mar 1996 -        1999  Ivan Deveson                       (b. 1934)
       1999 -        2001  Peter Costigan                     (b. 1935 - d. 2002)
       2001 -  4 Dec 2008  John So                            (b. 1946)
 4 Dec 2008 -              Robert Doyle                       (b. 1953)

Sydney

Mayors
12 Aug 1842 -  9 Nov 1842  Charles Windeyer
       1842 -        1843  John Hosking
       1843 -        1844  James Robert Wilshire
       1845                George Allen
       1846                H. McDermott
       1847                Joshua Frey Josephson
       1849                Edward Flood
       1850                George Hill
       1851 -        1852  William Edward Thurlow
       1853                Daniel Egan
       1854 -        1856  Gilbert Eliot (chief commissioner)
       1857                George Thornton
       1858                John Williams
       1859                George Smith
       1860                James Murphy
       1861                John Sutherland
       1862                James Oatley
       1863                Thomas Spence
       1864                William Speer
       1865                John Woods
       1866                John Sutton
       1867 -        1869  Charles Moore
       1869 -        1870  Walter Renny
       1871 -        1872  Michael Chapman
       1873                James Merriman (1st time)
       1874                Stephen Styles Goold
       1875 -        1876  Benjamin Palmer
       1877 -        1878  James Merriman (2nd time)
       1879                Charles James Roberts
       1880                Robert Fowler
       1881 -        1883  John Harris (1st time)
       1884                John Hardie
       1885                Thomas Playfair
       1886                John Young
       1887                Alban Joseph Riley
       1888 -        1889  John Harris (2nd time)
       1890 -        1891  Sydney Burdekin
       1891 -        1894  Sir William Patrick Manning
       1895                Samuel Edward Lees
       1896 -        1897  Isaac Ellis Ives
       1898 -        1900  Sir Matthew Harris
       1901                Sir James Graham
       1902                Sir Thomas Hughes
Lord mayors
       1902 -        1903  Sir Thomas Hughes (1st time)       (b. 1863 - d. 1930)
       1904                Samuel Edward Lees
       1905 -        1906  Allen Arthur Taylor (1st time)     (b. 1864 - d. 1940)
       1907 -        1908  Sir Thomas Hughes (2nd time)       (s.a.)
       1909 -        1912  Allen Arthur Taylor (from 1911,
                           Sir Allen Arthur Taylor)
                           (2nd time)                         (s.a.)
       1912                George Thomas Clarke
       1913                Sir Arthur Alfred Clement Cocks    (b. 1862 - d. 1943)
       1914 -        1915  Richard Watkins Richards (1st time)
       1916 -        1917  Richard Denis Meagher
       1918                James Joynton Smith                (b. 1855 - d. 1943)
       1919                John English
       1919 -        1920  Sir Richard Watkins Richards (2nd time)
16 Mar 1920 - 31 Dec 1920  William Patrick Fitzgerald
       1921                William Henry Lambert
       1922                William Percy McElhone
       1923 -        1924  David Gilpin
       1925 -        1926  Patrick Vincent Stokes
       1927                John Harold Mostyn
City commissioners
 1 Jan 1928 - 30 Jun 1930  E.P. Fleming
 1 Jan 1928 - 30 Jun 1930  H.E. Morton
30 Oct 1928 - 30 Jun 1930  J. Garlick
30 Oct 1928 - 30 Jun 1930  H. Gordon Bennett
Lord mayors
       1930                Ernest Samuel Marks                (b. 1872 - d. 1947)
       1931                Joseph Jackson
       1932                Samuel Walder                      (b. 1879 - d. 1946)
       1933                R.C. Hagon
       1934                Sir Alfred L. Parker               (b. 1875 - d. 1935)
22 Oct 1935 - 31 Dec 1935  Arthur McElhone
       1936 -        1937  Archibald Howie                    (b. 1879 - d. 1943)
       1938 -        1939  Norman L. Nock (from 1939,
                           Sir Norman L. Nock)                (b. 1899 - d. 1990)
       1940 -        1942  Stanley S. Crick
       1943 -        1944  R.J. Bartley (1st time)
       1945                W. Neville Harding
       1946 -        1948  R.J. Bartley (2nd time)
       1949 -        1952  E.C. O'Dea
       1953 -        1956  Patrick Darcy Hills
       1957 -        1965  Henry Frederick Jensen
       1966 -        1967  John Armstrong                     (b. 1908 - d. 1977)
14 Nov 1967 - 26 Sep 1969  Vernon Haddon Treatt               (b. 1897 - d. 1984)
                           (chief commissioner)
 7 Oct 1969 - 25 Sep 1972  Emmet McDermott (from 1972,
                           Sir Emmet McDermott)               (b. 1911 - d. 2002)
25 Sep 1972 - 24 Sep 1973  David Griffin                      (b. 1915)
24 Sep 1973 - 26 Sep 1975  Nicholas Shehadie                  (b. 1926)
26 Sep 1975 - 26 Aug 1978  Leo Port
 4 Nov 1978 -        1980  Nelson John Meers
       1980 - 26 Mar 1987  Douglas William Sutherland
26 Mar 1987 - 31 Dec 1988  Sir Eric Neal                      (b. 1924)
                           (administrator to 6 Apr 1987, then chief commissioner)
 1 Jan 1989 - 18 Sep 1991  Jeremy Bingham
18 Sep 1991 -  8 Apr 2003  Frank Sartor                       (b. 1951)
 8 Apr 2003 -  8 Apr 2004  Lucy Turnbull (f)                  (b. 1958)
 8 Apr 2004 -              Clover Moore (f)                   (b. 1945)