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List of notable or famous farmers from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top farmers born in Australia and even some popular farmers who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian farmers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These farmers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known farmer from Australia is included when available.

These people, like Warren Truss and Bill Heffernan include images when available.

This historic farmers from Australia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Australian farmers of note?" and "Who are the most famous farmers from Australia?" These prominent farmers of Australia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Australian farmers.

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Bill Heffernan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Farmers from Australia
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William Daniel Heffernan, more commonly known as Bill Heffernan, is an Australian politician, who has been a Liberal Party member of the Senate, representing the state of New South Wales, since September 1996. ...more

Age: 74

Birthplace: Junee, Australia

Profession: Politician, Farmer

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Brendon John Grylls is an Australian politician. He has been a National Party of Western Australia member of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly since 2001, representing the electorates of Merredin, Central Wheatbelt, and Pilbara. He was the leader of the National Party from 2005 to 2013, ...more

Age: 43

Birthplace: Perth, Australia

Profession: Politician, Farmer

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Clive Barton


Clive Barton is an athlete and farmer. ...more

Age: 45

Birthplace: Tamworth, Australia

Profession: Athlete, Farmer

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David Chapman


David Chapman is an Australian sports shooter who has competed at two Olympic Games. He has competed in the 25 metre rapid fire pistol at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, finishing in 20th place. He returned to the Olympic team for the 2012 London Olympics where he competed in the same event, ...more

Age: 52

Birthplace: Balaklava, Australia

Profession: Athlete, Farmer