Australian Open


 

The Australian Open

 
The Australian Open tournament results, listed below, are sorted by year and feature the title sponsor, name of winner, golf tournament venue, score and prize money.  

The Australian Open is an Australasian Tour event that has been played annually since 1904, only interrupted during the two World Wars. The winner is presented with the Stonehaven Cup.

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2018
Emirates
(Davis, Cameron)
Lakes GC, Aus
Nov 15-18
A$225,000
Played as the Emirates Australian Open (Nov 15-18; Aus Tr event). [The Lakes GC, Sydney, Aus].
2017
Emirates
Davis, Cameron
Australian, The
273 (-11)
A$225,000
Played as the Emirates Australian Open (Nov 23-26; Aus Tr event). Second-placed Matt Jones (Aus) and Jonas Blixt (Swe) finished 1 shot behind 22-year-old Davis (Aus), who closed with a 7-under par 64 to claim his first professional win. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
2016
Emirates
Spieth, Jordan
Royal Sydney
276 (-12)
A$225,000
Played as the Emirates Australian Open (Nov 17-20; Aus/OneAsia Trs event). Spieth (USA) beat Cameron Smith (Aus) and Ashley Hall (Aus) with a birdie at the first playoff hole (par-4 18th) to win this event for the second time in three years. [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
2015
Emirates
Jones, Matt
Australian, The
276 (-8)
A$225,000
Played as the Emirates Australian Open (100th) (Nov 26-29; Aus/OneAsia Trs event). Second-placed Adam Scott (Aus) and defending champion Jordan Spieth (USA) finished 1 shot behind Jones (Aus). Despite a shaky final round 73, Jones secured his first professional win on home soil ... in his national championship. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
2014
Emirates
Spieth, Jordan
Australian, The
271 (-13)
A$225,000
Played as the Emirates Australian Open (Nov 27-30; Aus/OneAsia Trs event). Second-placed Rod Pampling (Aus) finished 6 shots behind Spieth (USA), who recorded his second professional win, and first outside the USA. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
2013
Emirates
Royal Sydney
270 (-18)
A$225,000
Played as the Emirates Australian Open (Nov 28-Dec 1; Aus/OneAsia Trs event). Second-placed Adam Scott (Aus) finished 1 shot behind McIlroy (N.Ire), who recorded his first win in 2013. Scott narrowly missed-out on completing the "Australian treble," having already won the Australian PGA and Australian Masters in 2013. [Royal Sydney GC, Sydney, Australia].
2012
Emirates
Senior, Peter
284 (-4)
A$225,000
Played as the Emirates Australian Open (Dec 6-9; Aus/OneAsia Trs event). Second-placed Brendan Jones (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Senior (Aus), who at 53 years became the oldest winner of this title. [The Lakes GC, Sydney, Aus].
2011
Emirates
Chalmers, Greg
275 (-13)
A$270,000
Played as the Emirates Australian Open (Nov 10-13; Aus/OneAsia Trs event). Second-placed John Senden (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Chalmers (Aus). Tiger Woods (USA) finished in third place, one shot behind Senden. [The Lakes GC, Sydney, Aus].
2010
Century 21
269 (-19)
A$270,000
Played as the Australian Open presented by Century 21 (Dec 2-5; Aus/OneAsia Trs event). Second-placed Alistair Presnell (Aus) and Matthew Jones (Aus) finished 4 shots behind first-time Australian Open winner Ogilvy (Aus). [The Lakes GC, Sydney, Aus].
2009
x
New South Wales GC
273 (-15)
A$270,000
Played as the Australian Open (Dec 3-6; Aus/OneAsia Trs event). Second-placed Stuart Appleby (Aus) finished 5 shots behind Scott (Aus). [New South Wales GC, La Perouse, Sydney, NSW].
2008
x
Royal Sydney
279 (-9)
A$315,000
Played as the Australian Open (Dec 11-14; Aus Tr event). Clark (RSA) beat Mathew Goggin (Aus) at the first playoff hole. [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
2007
MFS
Australian, The
277 (-11)
A$315,000
Played as the MFS Australian Open (Dec 13-16; Aus Tr event). Second-placed Nick O'Hern (Aus), Won Joon Lee (Aus) and Brandt Snedeker (USA) finished 1 shot behind Parry (Aus). [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
2006
MFS
Senden, John
Royal Sydney
280 (-8)
A$270,000
Played as the MFS Australian Open (Nov 16-19; Aus Tr event). Second-placed Geoff Ogilvy (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Senden (Aus). [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
2005
MFS
Allenby, Robert
Moonah Links
284 (-4)
A$225,000
Played as the MFS Australian Open (Nov 24-27). Second-placed John Senden (Aus), Nick O'Hern (Aus) and Paul Sheehan (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Allenby (Aus). [Open course, Moonah Links, Fingal, Vic.].
2004
Hillross
Australian, The
281 (-3)
A$270,000
Played as the Hillross Australian Open (Nov 25-28). Second-placed Stuart Appleby (Aus) finished 1 shot behind defending champion Lonard (Aus). This was the 100th year and 89th playing of the Australian Open. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
2003
Hillross
Moonah Links
279 (-9)
A$270,000
Played as the Hillross Australian Open (Dec 18-21). Second-placed Chris Downes (Aus) and Stephen Leaney (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Lonard (Aus). [Open course, Moonah Links, Fingal, Vic.].
2002
Holden
Allan, Steve
Victoria GC, Aus
198 (-12)
A$270,000
Played as the Holden Australian Open (Nov 21-24). Second-placed Aaron Baddeley (Aus), Craig Parry (Aus) and Rich Beem (USA) finished 1 shot behind Steve Allan (Aus). Championship reduced to 54 holes due to weather. [Victoria GC, Melbourne, Aus].
2001
Holden
Grand, Aus
271 (-13)
A$270,000
Played as the Holden Australian Open (Nov 22-25). Second-placed Scott Laycock (Aus) finished 3 shots behind Stuart Appleby (Aus). [The Grand GC, Gilston, Gold Coast, Qld.].
2000
Holden
Kingston Heath
278 (-10)
A$225,000
Played as the Holden Australian Open (Nov 23-26). Second-placed Robert Allenby (Aus) finished 2 shots behind defending champion Baddeley (Aus). Having won this title in 1999 as an amateur, 19-year-old Baddeley successfully defended in only his second tournament as a professional. [Kingston Heath GC, Melbourne, Australia].
1999
Holden
Royal Sydney
274 (-14)
amateur
Played as the Holden Australian Open (Nov 25-28). Second-placed Greg Norman (Aus) and Nick O'Hern (Aus) finished 2 shots behind 18-year-old Baddeley (Aus, amateur), the youngest ever Australian Open winner. [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1998
Holden
Chalmers, Greg
Royal Adelaide
288 (E)
A$180,000
Played as the Holden Australian Open (Dec 3-6). Second-placed Peter Senior (Aus) and Stuart Appleby (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Chalmers (Aus). [Royal Adelaide GC, Seaton, Adelaide, SA].
1997
Holden
274 (-14)
A$180,000
Played as the Holden Australian Open (Nov 27-30). Westwood (Eng) beat defending champion Greg Norman (Aus) with a par at the fourth sudden-death playoff hole. [Metropolitan GC, South Oakleigh, Melbourne, Aus].[Metropolitan GC, South Oakleigh, Melbourne, Aus].
1996
Holden
Australian, The
280 (-8)
A$189,470
Played as the Holden Australian Open (Nov 21-24). Second-placed Wayne Grady (Aus) finished 8 shots behind defending champion Norman (Aus), who recorded the last of his five Australian Open wins. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1995
Heineken
Kingston Heath
278 (-10)
A$153,000
Played as the Heineken Australian Open (Nov 23-26). Second-placed Peter McWhinney (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Norman (Aus), who posted the fourth of his five Australian Open wins. [Kingston Heath GC, Melbourne, Australia].
1994
Heineken
Allenby, Robert
Royal Sydney
280 (-8)
A$153,000
Played as the Heineken Australian Open (Nov 24-27). Second-placed Brett Ogle (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Allenby (Aus), who stumbled across the finish line after a bogey, double-bogey, bogey, bogey end to his final round. [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1993
Heineken
275 (-13)
A$153,000
Played as the Heineken Australian Open (Nov 25-28). Second-placed Michael Clayton (Aus) and Jeff Woodland (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Faxon (USA). [Metropolitan GC, South Oakleigh, Melbourne, Aus].
1992
x
280 (-8)
A$144,000
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 26-29). Second-placed Peter McWhinney (Aus) and Duffy Waldorf (USA) finished 2 shots behind Elkington (Aus). [The Lakes GC, Sydney, Aus].
1991
x
Royal Melbourne
285 (-3)
A$126,000
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 28-Dec 1). Second-placed Robert Allenby (Aus, amateur) finished 1 shot behind Riley (Aus), who snatched victory with three straight birdies to finish, including a 40-foot putt at the last hole. [Composite of East & West courses, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus].
1990
x
Morse, John
Australian, The
283 (-5)
A$108,000
Played as the Australian Open (75th) (Nov 29-Dec 2). Morse (USA) beat Craig Parry (Aus) with a par at the first playoff hole (par-4 17th). [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1989
x
Senior, Peter
Kingston Heath
271 (-17)
A$90,000
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 30-Dec 3). Second-placed Peter Fowler (Aus) finished 7 shots behind Senior (Aus). [Kingston Heath GC, Melbourne, Australia].
1988
Panasonic
Royal Sydney
269 (-19)
A$63,000
Played as the Panasonic Australian Open (Nov 24-27). Second-placed Mark McCumber (USA) finished 6 shots behind Calcavecchia (USA). [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1987
Panasonic
Royal Melbourne
273 (-15)
A$54,000
Played as the Panasonic Australian Open (Nov 26-30). Sandy Lyle (Scot) finished 10 shots behind Norman (Aus), who recorded the third of his five Australian Open wins. Monday finish required after the cancellation of Sunday's final round due to high winds. [Composite of East & West courses, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus].
1986
Natl Panasonic
278 (-10)
A$49,500
Played as the National Panasonic Australian Open (Nov 13-16). Second-placed Ian Baker-Finch (Aus), Graham Marsh (Aus) and Bob Shearer (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Davis (Aus). [Metropolitan GC, South Oakleigh, Melbourne, Aus].
1985
x
Royal Melbourne
212 (-4)
A$45,000
Played as the National Panasonic Australian Open (Nov 14-17). Second-placed Ossie Moore (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Norman (Aus). This was the second of five Australian Open wins for Norman. Event reduced to 54 holes due to heavy rain on the first day. [Composite of East & West courses, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus].
1984
Natl Panasonic
Royal Melbourne
281 (-7)
A$36,000
Played as the National Panasonic Australian Open (Nov 15-18). Second-placed Bob Stanton (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Watson (USA). [Composite of East & West courses, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus].
1983
x
Kingston Heath
285 (-3)
A$27,000
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 17-20). Second-placed Ian Baker-Finch (Aus) finished 3 shots behind 24-year-old Fowler (Aus), who recorded his first significant win as a professional. [Kingston Heath GC, Melbourne, Australia].
1982
x
Shearer, Bob
Australian, The
287 (-1)
A$40,500
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 18-21). Second-placed Jack Nicklaus (USA) and Payne Stewart (USA) finished 4 shots behind Bob Shearer (Aus). [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1981
x
Victoria GC, Aus
282 (-6)
A$27,000
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 19-22). Second-placed and defending champion Greg Norman (Aus) finished 1 shot behind 30-year-old Rogers (USA). [Victoria GC, Melbourne, Aus].
1980
Dunhill
284 (-4)
A$35,000
Played as the Dunhill Australian Open (Nov 13-16). Second-placed Brian Jones (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Norman (Aus), who posted the first of his five Australian Open wins. [The Lakes GC, Sydney, Aus].
1979
Dunhill
Newton, Jack
288 (E)
A$30,000
Played as the Dunhill Australian Open (Nov 15-18). Second-placed Graham Marsh (Aus) and Greg Norman (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Newton (Aus). Norman missed a three-foot putt on the final green that would have forced a playoff. [Metropolitan GC, South Oakleigh, Melbourne, Aus].
1978
x
Australian, The
284 (-4)
A$44,000
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 16-19). Second-placed Ben Crenshaw (USA) finished 6 shots behind Nicklaus (USA), who posted the last of his six Australian Open wins. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1977
x
Australian, The
284 (-4)
A$39,600
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 17-20). Second-placed Don January (USA), Bruce Lietzke (USA) and John Lister (NZ) finished 3 shots behind Graham (Aus). [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1976
x
Australian, The
286 (-2)
A$32,000
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 28-31). Second-placed Curtis Strange (USA) finished 4 shots behind defending champion Nicklaus (USA), who recorded the fifth of his six Australian Open wins. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1975
x
Australian, The
279 (-9)
A$8,820
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 30-Nov 2). Second-placed Bill Brask (USA) finished 3 shots behind Nicklaus (USA), who posted the fourth of his six Australian Open wins. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1974
x
277 (-11)
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 31-Nov 3). Second-placed Norman Wood (Scot) finished 3 shots behind Player (RSA), who posted the last of his seven Australian Open wins. [Lake Karrinyup CC, Perth, WA, Aus].
1973
x
Royal Queensland
280 (-8)
A$6,000
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 25-28). Second-placed Jerry Breaux (USA) finished 2 shots behind Jesse Carlyle "J.C." Snead (USA). [Royal Queensland GC, Eagle Farm, Brisbane, Qld.].
1972
Qantas
281 (-7)
Played as the Qantas Australian Open (Oct 26-30). 43-year-old Thomson (Aus) beat 26-year-old David Graham (Aus) in an 18-hole playoff (Thomson 68, Graham 74), to record the last of his three Australian Open wins. [Kooyonga GC, Lockleys, Adelaide, SA].
1971
Qantas
Royal Hobart
269 (-19)
A$4,176
Played as the Qantas Australian Open (Oct 28-31). Second-placed Bruce Crampton (Aus) finished 8 shots behind Nicklaus (USA), who posted the third of six Australian Open wins. [Royal Hobart GC, Seven Mile Beach, Tasmania].
1970
x
Kingston Heath
280 (-8)
A$3,360
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 22-25). Second-placed Bruce Devlin (Aus) finished 3 shots behind defending champion Player (RSA), who posted the sixth of his seven Australian Open wins. [Kingston Heath GC, Melbourne, Australia].
1969
x
Royal Sydney
288 (E)
A$2,800
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 23-26). Second-placed Guy Wolstenholme (Eng) finished 1 shot behind Player (RSA). On a wet and windy final day, Player's 5-over-par 77 just got him over the line. He became only the second five-time winner of this coveted title. [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1968
x
270 (-18)
A$2,800
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 24-27). Second-placed Gary Player (RSA) finished 1 shot behind Nicklaus (USA), who recorded the second of his six Australian Open wins. An 8-foot birdie putt at the last hole clinched it for the Golden Bear. [Lake Karrinyup CC, Perth, WA, Aus].
1967
x
Commonwealth GC
281 (-11)
A$2,800
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 25-28). Second-placed Colin Johnston (Aus) finished 7 shots behind Thomson (Aus), who posted the second of his three Australian Open wins. [Commonwealth GC, South Oakleigh, Melbourne, Vic].
1966
x
Royal Queensland
276 (-20)
A$1,600
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 27-30). Second-placed Kel Nagle (Aus) finished 5 shots behind Palmer (USA). [Royal Queensland GC, Eagle Farm, Brisbane, Qld.].
1965
x
264 (-28)
A$1,120
Played as the Australian Open (50th) (Oct 28-30). Second-placed Frank Phillips (Aus) and Jack Nicklaus (USA) finished 6 shots behind Player (RSA), who claimed the fourth of his seven Australian Open wins. Player shot 11-under par rounds of 62 in the first and third rounds of the championship. [Kooyonga GC, Lockleys, Adelaide, SA].
1964
x
287 (-1)
A$1,060
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 29-Nov 1). Nicklaus (USA) beat Bruce Devlin (Aus) in an 18-hole playoff (Nicklaus 67, Devlin 70), to record the first of his six Australian Open wins. [The Lakes GC, Sydney, Aus].
1963
x
Royal Melbourne
278 (-18)
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 31-Nov 2). Second-placed Bruce Devlin (Aus) finished 7 shots behind defending champion Player (RSA), who posted the third of his seven Australian Open wins. [East course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus].
1962
x
281
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 1-3). Second-placed Kel Nagle (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Player (RSA), who posted the second of his seven Australian Open wins. [Royal Adelaide GC, Seaton, Adelaide, SA].
1961
x
Phillips, Frank
Victoria GC, Aus
275 (-17)
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 23-25). Second-placed Kel Nagle (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Phillips (Aus). [Victoria GC, Melbourne, Aus].
1960
x
Devlin, Bruce
282
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 18-20). Second-placed Edward "Ted" Ball (Aus, amateur) finished 1 shot behind Devlin (Aus, amateur, described in the press as a master plumber). [Lake Karrinyup CC, Perth, WA, Aus].
1959
x
Australian, The
284 (-4)
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 10-12). Second-placed Vic Bulgin (Aus, amateur) and John Sullivan (Aus) finished 5 shots behind 38-year-old Nagle (Aus), who recorded his first and only Australian Open win. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1958
x
271
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 28-30). Second-placed Kel Nagle (Aus) finished 5 shots behind Player (S Africa), who recorded the first of his seven Australian Open wins. [Kooyonga GC, Lockleys, Adelaide, SA].
1957
x
Phillips, Frank
Kingston Heath
287
Played as the Australian Open (Nov 14-16). Second-placed Ossie Pickworth (Aus) and Gary Player (RSA) finished 1 shot behind Phillips (Aus). [Kingston Heath GC, Melbourne, Australia].
1956
x
Royal Sydney
289 (+1)
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 9-11). Second-placed Kelvin "Kel" Nagle (Aus) finished 2 shots behind 20-year-old Crampton (Aus). [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1955
x
Gailes, Aus
290
Played as the Australian Open (May 26-28). Second-placed Norman Von Nida (Aus) and Kel Nagle (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Locke (RSA). [Gailes GC, Brisbane, Aus].
1954
x
Pickworth, Ossie
280
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 2-4). Second-placed Norman Von Nida (Aus) finished 8 shots behind Pickworth (Aus), who posted the last of his four Australian Open wins. [Kooyonga GC, Lockleys, Adelaide, SA].
1953
x
Royal Melbourne
278 (-18)
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 22-24). Second-placed Peter Thomson (Aus) finished 2 shots behind defending champion Von Nida (Aus), who recorded the last of his three Australian Open wins. [East course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus].
1952
x
278 (-14)
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 29-31). Second-placed Ossie Pickworth (Aus) finished 5 shots behind Von Nida (Aus), who posted the second of his three Australian Open wins. [Lake Karrinyup CC, Perth, WA, Aus].
1951
x
283
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 4-6). Second-placed Norman Von Nida (Aus) finished 4 shots behind 22-year-old Thomson (Aus), who posted the first of his three Australian Open wins. [Metropolitan GC, South Oakleigh, Melbourne, Aus].
1950
x
286
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 24-26). Second-placed Peter Thomson (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Von Nida (Aus), who recorded the first of his three Australian Open wins. [Kooyonga GC, Lockleys, Adelaide, SA].
1949
x
Cremin, Eric
Australian, The
287 (+3)
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 29-Oct 1). Second-placed Norman Von Nida (Aus) finished 7 shots behind Cremin (Aus), who shot a 4-under-par 31 on the final nine holes. Cremin was already in the lead when defending champion Ossie Pickworth (Aus), who held a six shot lead going into the final round, took an eight at the par-4 last. Even worse for Pickworth he was then disqualified for incorrectly recording that final hole score. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1948
x
Pickworth, Ossie
Kingston Heath
289
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 21-24). Pickworth (Aus) beat Jim Ferrier (Aus) in an 18-hole playoff (Pickworth 71, Ferrier 74). Pickworth posted his third straight win in this event, and the third of his four Australian Open victories. [Kingston Heath GC, Melbourne, Australia].
1947
x
Pickworth, Ossie
Royal Queensland
284
Played as the Australian Open (June 5/6). Second-placed F.W. "Billy" McWilliam (Aus) finished 6 shots behind defending champion Pickworth (Aus), who posted the second of his four Australian Open wins. [Royal Queensland GC, Eagle Farm, Brisbane, Qld.].
1946
x
Pickworth, Ossie
Royal Sydney
289
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 3-5). Second-placed Alan "Stumpy" Waterson (Aus, amateur) finished 2 shots behind Pickworth (Aus), who recorded the first of his four Australian Open wins. [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1945
x
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x
x
Australian Open not played 1940-45 due to World War II.
1944
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1940-45 due to World War II.
1943
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1940-45 due to World War II.
1942
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1940-45 due to World War II.
1941
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1940-45 due to World War II.
1940
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1940-45 due to World War II.
1939
x
Royal Melbourne
285
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 24-26). Second-placed Norman Von Nida (Aus) and Martin Smith (Aus) finished 2 shots behind defending champion Ferrier (Aus, amateur). [West course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus].
1938
x
283 (-17)
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 18-20). Second-placed Norman Von Nida (Aus) finished 14 shots behind Ferrier (Aus, amateur). [Royal Adelaide GC, Seaton, Adelaide, SA].
1937
x
Naismith, George
Australian, The
299
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 9-11). Second-placed Tom McKay (Aus, amateur), O.V. "Ossie" Walker (Aus) and D.J. Davies (amateur) finished 1 shot behind Naismith (Aus). [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1936
x
282
A£50
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 24-26). Second-placed Harry Williams (Aus, amateur) finished 4 shots behind Sarazen (USA). [Metropolitan GC, South Oakleigh, Melbourne, Aus].
1935
x
McMahon, Fergus
293
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 23/24). Second-placed Jim Ferrier (Aus, amateur) finished 1 shot behind McMahon (Aus). [Royal Adelaide GC, Seaton, Adelaide, SA].
1934
x
Bolger, Billy
Royal Sydney
283
Played as the Australian Open (25th) (Oct 11-13). Second-placed Gene Sarazen (USA; the world's best player at that time) finished 3 shots behind William "Billy" Bolger (Aus). Bolger's total of 283 was hailed as a world record ... the lowest 72-hole aggregate ever recorded in a national Open Championship. [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1933
x
Kelly, Lou
Royal Melbourne
302
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 8/9). Second-placed Jim Ferrier (Aus, amateur), Reg Jupp (Aus) and A.W. "Gus" Jackson (Aus, amateur) finished 3 shots behind M.L. "Lou" Kelly (Aus). [West course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus].
1932
x
Ryan, Mick
296
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 18/19). Second-placed Fergus McMahon (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Ryan (Aus, amateur). [Royal Adelaide GC, Seaton, Adelaide, SA].
1931
x
Whitton, Ivo
Australian, The
301
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 28/29). Second-placed Jim Ferrier (Aus, amateur) finished 1 shot behind Whitton (Aus, amateur), who posted the last of five Australian Open wins. [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1930
x
Eyre, Frank
306
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 11/12; first year the Stonehaven Cup was presented to the winner). Second-placed Rufus Stewart (Aus) and C.H. "George" Fawcett (Aus, amateur) finished 7 shots behind Eyre (Aus). [Metropolitan GC, South Oakleigh, Melbourne, Aus].
1929
x
Whitton, Ivo
309
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 22/23). Second-placed Frank Eyre (Aus) and Rufus Stewart (Aus) finished 5 shots behind Whitton (Aus, amateur), who recorded the fourth of his five Australian Open wins. [Royal Adelaide GC, Seaton, Adelaide, SA].
1928
x
Popplewell, Fred
Royal Sydney
295
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 7/8). Second-placed and defending champion Rufus Stewart (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Popplewell (Aus). [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1927
x
Stewart, Rufus
Royal Melbourne
297
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 1/2). Second-placed Henry Roland "Harry" Sinclair (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Stewart (Aus). [Sandringham course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus. This course no longer exists; it lay to the north and west of RMGC's current West course].
1926
x
Whitton, Ivo
297
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 26/27). Second-placed Rufus Stewart (Aus) finished 3 shots behind Whitton (Aus, amateur), who posted the third of his five Australian Open wins. [Royal Adelaide GC, Seaton, Adelaide, SA].
1925
x
Popplewell, Fred
Australian, The
299
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 22/23). Second-placed Tom Howard (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Popplewell (Aus). [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1924
x
Russell, Alex
Royal Melbourne
303
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 4/5). Second-placed Carnegie Clark (Aus) finished 2 shots behind Russell (Aus, amateur). [Sandringham course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus. This course no longer exists; it lay to the north and west of RMGC's current West course].
1923
x
Howard, Tom
301
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 16-17). Second-placed E. Ham (NZ) finished 3 shots behind Howard (Aus). [Royal Adelaide GC, Seaton, Adelaide, SA].
1922
x
Campbell, Charlie
Royal Sydney
307
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 14/15). Second-placed Arthur Le Fevre (Aus) finished 4 shots behind Charles "Charlie" Campbell (Aus). [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1921
x
Le Fevre, Arthur
Royal Melbourne
295
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 17/18). Second-placed Thomas Forster "Tom" Rutledge (Aus, amateur) finished 10 shots behind Le Fevre (Aus). [Sandringham course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus. This course no longer exists; it lay to the north and west of RMGC's current West course].
1920
x
Kirkwood, Joe
Australian, The
290
Played as the Australian Open (July 16/17). Second-placed Dan Soutar (Scot/Aus) finished 5 shots behind Joe Kirkwood Sr (Aus). [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1919
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1914-19 due to World War I.
1918
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1914-19 due to World War I.
1917
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1914-19 due to World War I.
1916
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1914-19 due to World War I.
1915
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1914-19 due to World War I.
1914
x
(not played)
x
x
Australian Open not played 1914-19 due to World War I.
1913
x
Whitton, Ivo
Royal Melbourne
302
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 29/30). Second-placed Audley Raoul "Ben" Lempriere (Aus, amateur) finished 3 shots behind defending champion Whitton (Aus, amateur), who recorded the second of his five Australian Open wins. [Sandringham course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus. This course no longer exists; it lay to the north and west of RMGC's current West course].
1912
x
Whitton, Ivo
Royal Melbourne
321
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 13/14). Second-placed Fred Popplewell (Aus) and Dan Soutar (Scot/Aus) finished 5 shots behind Whitton (Aus, amateur), who posted the first of his five Australian Open wins. [Sandringham course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus. This course no longer exists; it lay to the north and west of RMGC's current West course].
1911
x
Clark, Carnegie
Royal Sydney
321
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 15/16). Second-placed Fred Popplewell (Aus) finished 1 shot behind defending champion Clark (Aus), who recorded the last of his three Australian Open wins. [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1910
x
Clark, Carnegie
Royal Adelaide
306
Played as the Australian Open (Aug 12/13). Second-placed Dan Soutar (Scot/Aus) finished 11 shots behind Clark (Aus). Soutar was runner-up for the fifth straight year. [Royal Adelaide GC, Seaton, Adelaide, SA].
1909
x
Felstead, Claude
Royal Melbourne
316
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 9-10). Second-placed Dan Soutar (Scot/Aus) finished 2 shots behind Felstead (Aus, amateur). [Sandringham course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus. This course no longer exists; it lay to the north and west of RMGC's current West course].
1908
x
Pearce, Clyde
Australian, The
311
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (July 10/11). Second-placed Dan Soutar (Scot/Aus) finished 3 shots behind Pearce (Aus, amateur). [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
1907
x
Scott, Michael
Royal Melbourne
318
amateur
Played as the Australian Open (Sept 26/27). Second-placed Dan Soutar (Scot/Aus) finished 8 shots behind the Hon. Michael Scott (Eng, amateur). [Sandringham course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus. This course no longer exists; it lay to the north and west of RMGC's current West course].
1906
x
Clark, Carnegie
Royal Sydney
322
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 11/12). Second-placed Dan Soutar (Scot/Aus) finished 5 shots behind Clark (Aus). [Royal Sydney GC, Rose Bay, Sydney, Aus].
1905
x
Soutar, Dan
Royal Melbourne
337
Played as the Australian Open (Oct 26/27). Second-placed and defending champion Hon. Michael Scott (Eng, amateur) finished 10 shots behind Soutar (Scot/Aus). [Sandringham course, Royal Melbourne GC, Victoria, Aus. This course no longer exists; it lay to the north and west of RMGC's current West course].
1904
x
Scott, Michael
Australian, The
315
amateur
Played as the inaugural Australian Open (Sept 2/3). Second-placed H.L. Hyland (amateur) finished 8 shots behind the Hon. Michael Scott (Eng, amateur). [The Australian GC, Rosebery, Sydney, Aus].
 

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