Famous Australian Serial Killers

Australian serial killers list - a comprehensive list. All convicted Australian serial killers are listed here. All of these Australian people have been convicted of slaying multiple people. This list is alphabetical by first name; you can sort by any column. Who are some of the famous Australian serial killers? Take a look at this list and you'll learn about some of the grizzly slayings of these people.

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  • David Birnie
    Video: YouTube

    David, along with his wife, Catherine, sexually accosted five women and slayed four of them during the 1980s.

    • Age: Dec. at 54 (1951-2005)
  • Eric Edgar Cooke
    Video: YouTube

    Cooke terrified Western Australia from 1959 to 1963, when he would sneak into homes at night and slay the sleeping inhabitants.

    • Age: Dec. at 33 (1931-1964)
    • Birthplace: Perth, Australia
  • Peter Dupas
    Video: YouTube

    Dupas was convicted of three murders, but he is suspected of at least three more.

    • Age: 69
    • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
  • Kathleen Folbigg
    Video: YouTube

    Folbigg was convicted of taking the lives of four small children.

    • Age: 55
    • Birthplace: Australia