Australian Aths History

Australian Open Track & Field Championships

High Jump - Women


Year   First    Second    Third
1929-30    Rosa WINTER (NSW) 4'10 3/8"(1.48m) Doris CARTER (Vic) (1.47m) Edna GAYWOOD (Vic) (1.31m)
Connie HUDSON (NSW)
1931-32    Rosa WINTER (NSW) 4'9"(1.45m) Irene WINTER (NSW) (1.42m) Cora HANNAN (NSW) (1.42m)
1932-33    Doris CARTER (Vic) 4'10 7/8"(1.49m) Cora HANNAN (NSW) 4'7"(1.40m) Aileen MCLENNON (Vic) 4'6"(1.37m)
1934-35    Doris CARTER (Vic) 5'0 3/8"(1.53m) Jessie REARDON (NSW) 4'8 3/8"(1.43m) Hilda WILLIAMS (Mott) (Qld) 4'7 3/8"(1.40m)
1935-36    Doris CARTER (Vic) 4'10½"(1.48m) Hilda WILLIAMS (Mott) (Qld) (1.46m)
Enid SOULT (Goodwin) (NSW) (1.46m)
1937-38    Doris CARTER (Vic) 5'0"(1.52m) Elsie POORE (Vic) (1.47m) Hilda WILLIAMS (Mott) (Qld) (1.47m)
1939-40    Doris CARTER (Vic) 5'0"(1.52m) Hilda WILLIAMS (Mott) (Qld) (1.48m) Phyllis HOWE (WA) (1.45m)
1947-48    Carole STEWART (NSW) 4'11"(1.50m) Linda BRYANT (NSW) Kit MEARS (Vic)
1949-50    Jacqueline BAUMANN (NSW) 4'11"(1.50m) Joan MORRISON (Vic) 4'11"(1.50m) Carole STEWART (NSW) 4'10"(1.47m)
1951-52    Mary GRACE (Qld) 5'1"(1.55m) Robin BRENNAN (WA) 1.52m Joan MORRISON (Vic) 1.45m
1953-54    Carol BERNOTH (Qld) 5'4"(1.62m) Pat BERGIN (SA) 1.60m Ann TRACEY (Qld) 1.575m
1955-56    Janice COOPER (NSW) 5'1"(1.55m) Pat BERGIN (SA) 5'1"(1.55m) Yvonne MITCHELL (Qld) 4'11"(1.50m)
1957-58    Michele BROWN (Mason) (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m) Helen FRITH (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m) Kath ATKINSON (NSW) 1.65m
1959-60    Helen FRITH (NSW) 5'7"(1.70m) Robyn WOODHOUSE (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m) Michele BROWN (Mason) (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m)
1961-62    Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 5'8"(1.73m) Robyn WOODHOUSE (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m) Helen FRITH (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m)
1962-63    Robyn WOODHOUSE (NSW) 5'8"(1.73m) Michele BROWN (Mason) (NSW) 5'8"(1.73m) Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 1.65m
1963-64    Michele BROWN (Mason) (NSW) 5'8"(1.73m) Robyn WOODHOUSE (NSW) 5'8"(1.73m) Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 5'7"(1.70m)
1964-65    Robyn WOODHOUSE (NSW) 5'8"(1.73m) Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 1.65m Helen FRITH (NSW) 1.65m
1965-66    Michele BROWN (Mason) (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m) Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m) Robyn WOODHOUSE (NSW) 1.65m
1966-67    Robyn WOODHOUSE (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m) Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m) Jean ARNOLD (White) (SA) 5'2"(1.57m)
1967-68    Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 5'4"(1.62m) Jean ARNOLD (White) (SA) 5'3"(1.60m) Janet HATCH (WA) 5'3"(1.60m)
1968-69    Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 5'6½"(1.68m) Frances SLAAP (Qld) 5'4"(1.62m) Jean ARNOLD (White) (SA) 5'4"(1.62m)
1969-70    Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 5'6"(1.67m) Raylene PARKE (Vic) 5'4"(1.62m) Jeanette TANDY (Knee) (NSW) 5'4"(1.62m)
1970-71    Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 5'7"(1.70m) Raylene PARKE (Vic) 5'6"(1.67m) Janet HATCH (WA) 5'4"(1.62m)
1971-72    Raylene PARKE (Vic) 5'8"(1.725m) Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 5'7"(1.70m) Yvonne CRAIG (NSW) 5'5"(1.65m)
1972-73    Carolyn LEWIS (Wright) (NSW) 1.67m Debbie MCCAWLEY (NSW) 1.65m Jean ARNOLD (White) (SA) 1.61m
1973-74    Raylene PARKE (Vic) 1.71m Debbie MCCAWLEY (NSW) 1.71m Neridah MORGAN (NSW) 1.65m
1974-75    Raylene PARKE (Vic) 1.74m Christine JAMIESON (NSW) 1.72m Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.68m
1975-76    Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.78m Debbie MCCAWLEY (NSW) 1.75m Daniele GUYONNET (TAH) 1.75m
(4) Raylene PARKE (Vic) 1.72m
1976-77    Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.77m Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.74m Katrina MORROW (Gibbs) (NSW) 1.74m
1977-78    Katrina MORROW (Gibbs) (NSW) 1.89m Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.86m Cathy SOANES (Scott) (Vic) 1.74m
1978-79    Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.82m Katrina MORROW (Gibbs) (NSW) 1.82m Cathy SOANES (Scott) (Vic) 1.82m
1979-80    Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.90m Katrina MORROW (Gibbs) (NSW) 1.84m Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.81m
1980-81    Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.92m Katrina MORROW (Gibbs) (NSW) 1.90m Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.81m
1981-82    Katrina MORROW (Gibbs) (NSW) 1.88m Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.86m Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.84m
1982-83    Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.92m Katrina MORROW (Gibbs) (NSW) 1.89m Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.83m
1983-84    Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.90m Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.90m Katrina MORROW (Gibbs) (NSW) 1.87m
1984-85    Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.90m Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.87m Deann MAYFIELD (Bopf) (Qld) 1.87m
1985-86    Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.94m Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.88m Jenny TALBOT (Vic) 1.88m
1986-87    Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.87m Sharon BARBER (SA) 1.87m Gai KAPERNICK (Qld) 1.84m
1987-88    Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.96m Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.93m Sharon BARBER (SA) 1.90m
1988-89    Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.94m Chris STANTON (Annison) (WA) 1.91m Gai KAPERNICK (Qld) 1.88m
1989-90    Vanessa WARD (WA) 1.92m Deann MAYFIELD (Bopf) (Qld) 1.85m Gai KAPERNICK (Qld) 1.85m
1990-91    Alison INVERARITY (WA) 1.94m Gai KAPERNICK (Qld) 1.91m Tania DIXON (Murray) (NZL) 1.88m
(4) Deann MAYFIELD (Bopf) (Qld) 1.85m
1991-92    Tania DIXON (Murray) (NZL) 1.86m
(2) Andrea HUGHES (Tas) 1.82m

(3) Gai KAPERNICK (Qld) 1.82m

(4) Karina TURNER (SA) 1.82m
1992-93    Alison INVERARITY (WA) 1.86m Andrea HUGHES (Tas) 1.83m Karina TURNER (SA) 1.80m
1993-94    Alison INVERARITY (WA) 1.91m Tracy PHILLIPS (NZL) 1.88m
(3) Andrea HUGHES (Tas) 1.84m

(4) Joanne GRACEY (Qld) 1.75m
1994-95    Alison INVERARITY (WA) 1.86m Tania DIXON (Murray) (NZL) 1.83m
(3) Andrea HUGHES (Tas) 1.83m

(4) Belinda BLAY (Vic) 1.75m
1995-96    Lea HAGGETT (WA/GBR) 1.88m Alison INVERARITY (WA) 1.84m Belinda BLAY (Vic) 1.80m
1996-97    Alison INVERARITY (WA) 1.84m Lisa BRUTY (Vic) 1.81m Sherryl MORROW (Vic) 1.81m
1997-98    Alison INVERARITY (WA) 1.90m Lisa BRUTY (Vic) 1.86m Kim BROWN (NZL) 1.82m
(4) Jane JAMIESON (NSW) 1.78m
1998-99    Alison INVERARITY (WA) 1.88m Leah ALEXANDER (Vic) 1.84m Sherryl MORROW (Vic) 1.84m
1999-00    Alison INVERARITY (WA) 1.85m Lisa BRUTY (Vic) 1.82m Karen DICKSON (WA) 1.82m
2000-01    Carmen HUNTER (Qld) 1.82m Petrina PRICE (NSW) 1.78m Peta MASON (Qld) 1.78m
2001-02    Petrina PRICE (NSW) 1.82m Vicki COLLINS (Qld) 1.78m
Casey NARRIER (WA) 1.78m
2002-03    Miyuki AOYAMA (JPN) 1.84m
(2) Petrina PRICE (NSW) 1.81m

(3) Alexandra CHURCH (NSW) 1.78m

(4) Claire MALLETT (NSW) 1.78m
2003-04    Petrina PRICE (NSW) 1.93m Claire MALLETT (NSW) 1.82m Angela MCKEE (NZL) 1.82m
(4) Ellen PETTITT (WA) 1.82m
2004-05    Sophia BEGG (NSW) 1.86m Angela MCKEE (NZL) 1.83m
(4) Nadia SMITH (Vic) 1.77m
Miyuki AOYAMA (JPN) 1.80m
(5) Claire MALLETT (NSW) 1.77m
2005-06    Ellen PETTITT (WA) 1.90m Claire MALLETT (NSW) 1.86m Petrina PRICE (NSW) 1.83m
2006-07    Ellen PETTITT (WA) 1.83m Vicki COLLINS (Qld) 1.80m Catherine DRUMMOND (Qld) 1.80m
2007-08    Catherine DRUMMOND (Qld) 1.84m Vicki COLLINS (Qld) 1.81m Ellen PETTITT (WA) 1.81m
2008-09    Petrina PRICE (NSW) 1.87m Ellen PETTITT (WA) 1.84m Catherine DRUMMOND (Qld) 1.78m
2009-10    Petrina PRICE (NSW) 1.90m Janelle O'SULLIVAN (Vic) 1.80m Trudy THOMPSON (NSW) 1.80m
Casey NARRIER (WA) 1.80m
Hannah ALDERTON (Vic) 1.80m
2010-11    Ellen PETTITT (WA) 1.83m Zoe TIMMERS (WA) 1.80m Emily CRUTCHER (NSW) 1.80m
2011-12    Miyuki FUKUMOTO (JPN) 1.86m
(2) Ashleigh REID (Qld) 1.80m

(3) Lauren FOOTE (SA) 1.75m
(3) Denise SNYDER (Vic) 1.75m
2012-13    Miyuki FUKUMOTO (JPN) 1.92m
(2) Eleanor PATTERSON (Vic) 1.85m

(4) Ashleigh REID (Qld) 1.82m
(4) Denise SNYDER (Vic) 1.82m
Sarah COWLEY (NZL) 1.85m
2013-14    Eleanor PATTERSON (Vic) 1.92m Sarah COWLEY (NZL) 1.89m
(3) Zoe TIMMERS (WA) 1.86m

(4) Hannah JOYE (Qld) 1.86m
2014-15    Eleanor PATTERSON (Vic) 1.91m Cassie PURDON (Qld) 1.88m Keeley O'HAGAN (NZL) 1.85m
(5) Nicola MCDERMOTT (NSW) 1.85m
2015-16    Eleanor PATTERSON (Vic) 1.90m Zoe TIMMERS (WA) 1.87m Elizabeth LAMB (NZL) 1.83m
(4) Hannah JOYE (Qld) 1.83m
2016-17    Eleanor PATTERSON (Vic) 1.83m Zoe TIMMERS (WA) 1.83m Clare GIBSON (WA) 1.83m

The first three Australian athletes (as well as first three overall) are in the respective columns.
Rank in brackets ( ) indicate the overall rank of the Australian athlete where that athlete was beaten into that place by an international.

 

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