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List of famous people from Perth, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Perth, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Perth you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Perth, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

This list below has a variety of people in it, from Josh Mannella to Tara Rushton.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Perth?" or "Which celebrities were born in Perth?" then this list is a great resource for you.
Jessica Gomes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 33
Jessica Gomes is an Australian model who has appeared in the Swimsuit Issue of the American Publication Sports Illustrated since 2008. She works extensively in Australia and Asia. She has strong ...more
Scott Higginbotham is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 32
Scott Higginbotham is an Australian rugby union player. He plays for and currently captains the Melbourne Rebels in the international Super Rugby competition. He plays Flanker and No. 8.
Paige Butcher is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 39
Paige Butcher is an Australian model and girlfriend of actor and stand-up comedian Eddie Murphy.
Eamon Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 33
Eamon Wade Sullivan is an Australian former sprint swimmer, three-time Olympic medallist, and former world record-holder in two events.
Ben Templesmith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 34
Ben Templesmith (born 7 March 1978) is an Australian graphic artist best known for his work in the American comic book industry - most notably Fell with writer Warren Ellis, published by Image ...more
John Kinsella is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 56
John Kinsella is an Australian poet, novelist, critic, essayist and editor. His writing is strongly influenced by landscape, and he espouses an 'international regionalism' in his approach to ...more
Allan Fels is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Perth
Professor Allan Herbert Miller Fels AO is an Australian economist, lawyer and public servant. He was most widely known in his role as chairman of the Australian Competition and Consumer ...more
Sara Macliver is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Perth
Sara Macliver is an Australian soprano singer, born and raised in Perth, Western Australia. Macliver is one of Australia’s most popular and versatile artists, appearing in operas, concert and ...more
Emma Booth is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 37
Emma Booth is an Australian model and actress. From Perth in Western Australia, the former teen model and TV star played a significant role in the 2007 film Introducing the Dwights, opposite ...more
George Branson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Perth
George Branson Dec. at 81 (1918-1999)
George Howard Branson was an Australian politician. Born in Perth, Western Australia, he was educated at state schools before becoming a sales manager. He served in the military 1940-1946, ...more
Toby Schmitz is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 41
Toby Schmitz is an Australian actor and playwright. He was born in Perth, Western Australia, attended Perth's Scotch College and briefly studied law at the University of Western Australia. He ...more
Carl Vine is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Perth
Carl Vine age 64
Carl Vine, AO, is an Australian composer of contemporary classical music.
Natalie Saleeba is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 40
Natalie Saleeba is an Australian actress.
Tim Kennelly is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Perth
Tim Kennelly age 32
Timothy James Kennelly is an Australian baseball player with the Philadelphia Phillies organisation and Perth Heat. He primarily plays catcher and third base, but also plays outfield and first ...more
Judith Lucy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 50
Judith Mary Lucy is an Australian comedian, known primarily for her stand-up comedy.
Ivan Goff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Perth
Dec. at 89 (1910-1999)
Ivan Goff was an Australian screenwriter, best known for his collaborations with Ben Roberts including White Heat, The Man of a Thousand Faces and the pilot for Charlie's Angels.
Chantelle Barry is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Perth
Chantelle Barry is an Australian singer-songwriter and actress from Perth, best known for being in the original line up of girl group Bardot. She left the group suddenly, only weeks after the ...more
Skye Stracke is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 28
Skye Stracke is an Australian fashion model from Perth, Western Australia.
Ken Freeman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 78
Kenneth Charles Freeman, FAA, FRS is an Australian astronomer and astrophysicist who is currently Duffield Professor of Astronomy in the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the ...more
Judy Davis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 63
Judy Davis is an Australian film, television and stage actress. She has won seven Australian Academy Awards and two British Academy Awards. Early in her career, Davis starred on stage opposite ...more
Georgie Gardner is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 47
Georgie Gardner is an Australian journalist and television personality.
Kim Beazley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 70
Kim Christian Beazley, AC, is an Australian diplomat and former politician who was the Deputy Prime Minister of Australia from 1995 to 1996. He subsequently served as the Leader of the Labor ...more
Judy Nunn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 73
Judith "Judy" Ann Nunn is an Australian actress, author and screenwriter
Rove McManus is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 45
John Henry Michael "Rove" McManus is an triple award winning Australian Gold Logie award winning television presenter, producer, comedian and media personality. He is the host of the ...more
Justin Langer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Perth
age 48
Justin Lee Langer AM is an Australian former cricketer who represented Australia in 105 Test matches, and is the current coach of Western Australia and the Perth Scorchers in Australian domestic ...more