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

Examples include David Crawshay and Amy Ives.

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

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Alexandra Hagan age 27 Alexandra Hagan is an Australian rower. She was selected to represent Australia at the 2012 Summer Olympics in rowing.

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Amy Ives age 40 Amy Ives is an Australian rower.

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age 55 Anthony Charles Edwards is an American actor and director. He has appeared in various movies and television shows, including Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Top Gun, Zodiac, Miracle Mile, Revenge ...more

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age 37 Benjamin Cureton is an Australian rower. A world champion in the men's lightweight fours, he has also won an Olympic silver medal in this discipline in 2004. He has competed at two more Olympics ...more

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Brodie Buckland age 34 Brodie Buckland is an Australian rower.

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age 41 Bronwen Watson is an Australian rower.

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Brooke Pratley age 37 Brooke Pratley is a retired Australian world champion, and Olympic medal-winning rower. Together with Kim Crow, she won a silver medal at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Pratley officially ...more

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Bryn Coudraye age 31 Bryn Coudraye is an Australian rower. He competed in the Men's eight event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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Cameron McKenzie-McHarg age 37 Cameron McKenzie-McHarg is an Australian rower and former Australian rules footballer. He competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics, where he won a silver medal in Coxless four. At the age of 18, he ...more

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age 40 Dana Faletic is an Australian national representative and Olympic rower. She competes in the women's quadruple sculls. She represented at Athens 2004 where she won a bronze medal and at London ...more

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age 38 David Crawshay is an Australian Olympic gold-medal winning and national champion rower from Victoria. He has represented for Australia in rowing at three consecutive Olympic games.

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age 43 Drew Cameron Ginn OAM, is an Australian five-time world champion rower and triple Olympic gold medallist.

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Elizabeth Patrick age 33 Elizabeth Patrick is an Australian rowing coxswain. She competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics in the women's eight where her team finished eighth overall. She was selected to represent Australia ...more

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Fergus Pragnell age 32

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Francis Hegerty age 35 Francis Hegerty is an Australian rower who has represented at two Olympics. He competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics, where he won a silver medal in Coxless four. In London 2012 he rowed in the ...more

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age 40 Hannah Every-Hall is an Australian rower. In 2002 she was part of the Australian women's lightweight quadruple sculls team that won the world championship, along with Marguerite Houston, Miranda ...more

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Hannah Vermeersch age 25 Hannah Vermeersch is an Australian rower.

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age 39 James Jonathan Chapman is an Australian national, Olympic representative and Olympic medal winning rower.

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James Marburg age 35 James Marburg is an Australian rower. He competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics, where he won a silver medal in the Coxless four. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he and team-mate Brodie Buckland ...more

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James McRae age 30 James McRae is an Australian world-champion and Olympic medal winning rower. McRae grew up in Murray Bridge South Australia where he rowed for the Murray Bridge Rowing Club. McRae is a South ...more

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Josh Booth age 27 Josh Booth is an Australian rower.

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Joshua Dunkley-Smith age 28 Joshua Dunkley-Smith is an Australian Olympic medal winning rower. At the 2012 London Olympics, Dunkley-Smith won a silver medal in the Australian men's coxless four. After returning from the ...more

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age 38 Karsten Forsterling is an Australian world-champion and Olympic medal winning rower. At the 2012 London Olympics, Forsterling won bronze in the Men's quadruple scull in a time of 5:45.22 with ...more

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Kate Hornsey age 36 Kate Hornsey is a retired Australian three-time world champion, dual Olympian and Olympic silver medal winning rower.

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age 36 Kerry Hore is an Olympic Australian rower who competed in the women's quadruple sculls at the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics. She was part of the Australian team that won the bronze at the ...more

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Kim Crow age 32 Kim Crow is an Australian World Champion, Olympian and Olympic medal winning rower.

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age 39 Alexander Mahé Owens Drysdale, MNZM is a New Zealand rower. Drysdale is the current Olympic champion and five-time World champion in the single sculls. The name Mahé comes from the ...more

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age 59 Margot Foster is an Australian rower.

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Matthew Ryan age 33 Matthew Ryan is an Australian rower.

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Monique Heinke age 44

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age 27 Nicholas Purnell is an Australian rower. He competed in the Men's eight event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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Pauline Frasca age 37 Pauline Frasca is an Australian two time world champion rower. She has represented Australia twice at the Olympics, once in the women's eights and once in the women's quadruple sculls.

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Phoebe Stanley age 32 Phoebe Stanley is an Australian rower.

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Renee Chatterton age 29 Renee Chatterton is an Australian rower. She was selected to represent Australia at the 2012 Summer Olympics in rowing.

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age 37 Robyn Selby Smith is an Australian three time world champion rower. She was part of the Australian Women's Eight that finished 6th at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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age 43 Roderick Chisholm is an Australian rower.

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Sally Kehoe age 31 Sally Kehoe is an Australian rower. She competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics in the women's eight where her team finished eighth overall. She was selected to represent Australia at the 2012 ...more

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Samuel Beltz age 38 Samuel Beltz is an Australian rower. He competed at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics.

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Samuel Loch age 34 Sam Loch is an Australian rower.

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Sarah Cook age 33 Sarah Ann Patricia Cook is an Australian rower.

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Sarah Tait age 35 Sarah Tait is a retired Australian world champion, three-time Olympian and Olympic medal winning rower. Born as Sarah Outhwaite, 23 January 1983 in Perth, Tait competed at the Summer Olympics ...more

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age 35 Scott Brennan is an Australian Olympic gold-medal winning and national champion rower from Hobart, Tasmania. He has represented for Australia in rowing at three consecutive Olympic games.

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age 30 Tess Gerrand is an Australian rower. She was selected to represent Australia at the 2012 Summer Olympics in rowing.

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Thomas Swann age 30 Thomas Swann is an Australian rower.

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Tobias Lister age 30 Tobias Lister is an Australian rower.

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Todd Skipworth age 33 Todd Skipworth is an Australian rower.

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Thomas Gibson age 35 Tom Gibson is an Australian rower.

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William Lockwood age 29 William Lockwood is an Australian rower.