Australian Aths History

Australian Open Track & Field Championships

Javelin Throw - Women


Year   First    Second    Third
1932-33    Clarice KENNEDY (NSW) 104'11"(31.98m) Amy SMITH (NSW) 98'10¾"(30.15m) Cora HANNAN (NSW) 95'5¾"(29.09m)
1934-35    Clarice KENNEDY (NSW) 112'2"(34.20m) Edna BIDDLE (Vic) 105'9"(32.23m) Cora HANNAN (NSW) 97'5"(29.70m)
1935-36    Clarice KENNEDY (NSW) 117'11"(35.85m) Elsie JONES (Vic) 105'1"(32.03m) Dot HACKNEY (NSW) 97'8¾"(29.79m)
1937-38    Elsie JONES (Vic) 110'2"(33.58m) Lena MITCHELL (Vic) (33.32m) Clarice KENNEDY (NSW) (31.40m)
1939-40    Charlotte MACGIBBON-WEEKS (Vic) 120'8¾"(36.79m) Vera PEPPER (Askew) (Qld) (34.33m) Lena MITCHELL (Vic) (34.05m)
1947-48    Charlotte MACGIBBON-WEEKS (Vic) 129'0"(39.52m) Joy BRADBURN (NSW) 35.73m Jean GULLAN (WA) 28.88m
1949-50    Charlotte MACGIBBON-WEEKS (Vic) 121'0"(36.67m) Vera PEPPER (Askew) (Qld) 32.74m Joy BRADBURN (NSW) 32.18m
1951-52    Charlotte MACGIBBON-WEEKS (Vic) 122'9½"(37.43m) Vera PEPPER (Askew) (Qld) 34.44m Beverley REA (Vic) 34.02m
1953-54    Vera PEPPER (Askew) (Qld) 123'11"(37.78m) Lorraine MURPHY (Vic) 35.32m Eha KITSAPEA (NSW) 33.67m
1955-56    Patricia O'NEILL (NSW) 136'4¾"(41.57m) June HEATH (NSW) 125'10½"(38.37m) Maureen WRIGHT (NSW) 120'7½"(36.77m)
1957-58    Anna BOCSON (Wojtaszek/Pazera) (SA) 161'10½"(49.34m) Maureen WRIGHT (NSW) 42.76m Heather INNES (Tas) 42.02m
1959-60    Anna BOCSON (Wojtaszek/Pazera) (SA) 161'7½"(49.27m) Maureen WRIGHT (NSW) 44.31m Judith MOGG (Vic) 42.35m
1961-62    Maureen WRIGHT (NSW) 140'8½"(42.89m) Heather DOHERTY (Qld) 41.96m Anna BOCSON (Wojtaszek/Pazera) (SA) 41.11m
1962-63    Anna BOCSON (Wojtaszek/Pazera) (SA) 167'6"(51.06m) Pam TELFER (Vic) 46.93m June HEATH (NSW) 42.14m
1963-64    Anna BOCSON (Wojtaszek/Pazera) (SA) 158'7½"(48.35m) June HEATH (NSW) 40.56m Madeleine WESTON (Qld) 40.00m
1964-65    Pam TELFER (Vic) 139'4"(42.48m) Rhonda HALE (WA) 41.10m Christine HUNT (Thompson) (Vic) 41.04m
1965-66    Anna BOCSON (Wojtaszek/Pazera) (SA) 169'0"(51.52m) Margaret KOSCIK (Parker) (NSW) 46.86m Pam TELFER (Vic) 45.18m
1966-67    Anna BOCSON (Wojtaszek/Pazera) (SA) 168'3"(51.28m) Christine HUNT (Thompson) (Vic) 155'6"(47.39m) Mary THOMAS (NSW) 150'10"(45.97m)
1967-68    Barbara FRIEDRICH (USA) 170'5"(51.94m)
(2) Natasha URBANCIC (Vic) 166'4"(50.69m)

(3) Anna BOCSON (Wojtaszek/Pazera) (SA) 165'3"(50.36m)

(4) Mary THOMAS (NSW) 157'10"(48.10m)
1968-69    Mary THOMAS (NSW) 169'7"(51.68m) Christine HUNT (Thompson) (Vic) 167'7"(51.07m) Petra RIVERS (Vic) 165'11"(50.57m
1969-70    Petra RIVERS (Vic) 177'3"(54.02m) Natasha URBANCIC (Vic) 175'9"(53.56m) Janina RILEY (Hadjuczyk/Wojdanowska/Kennedy) (NSW) 159'1"(48.48m)
1970-71    Petra RIVERS (Vic) 186'9"(56.92m) Natasha URBANCIC (Vic) 183'0"(55.77m) Mary THOMAS (NSW) 152'10"(46.58m)
1971-72    Jenny SYMON (SA) 158'11"(48.43m) Margaret KOSCIK (Parker) (NSW) 156'7"(47.72m) Janina RILEY (Hadjuczyk/Wojdanowska/Kennedy) (NSW) 139'2"(42.41m)
1972-73    Jenny SYMON (SA) 49.36m Petra RIVERS (Vic) 47.92m Janina RILEY (Hadjuczyk/Wojdanowska/Kennedy) (NSW) 47.66m
1973-74    Petra RIVERS (Vic) 50.00m Janina RILEY (Hadjuczyk/Wojdanowska/Kennedy) (NSW) 45.26m Margaret PHILLPOTT (NSW) 42.28m
1974-75    Christine HUNT (Thompson) (Vic) 44.80m Petra RIVERS (Vic) 42.96m Janina RILEY (Hadjuczyk/Wojdanowska/Kennedy) (NSW) 47.54m
1975-76    Christine HUNT (Thompson) (Vic) 57.84m Pam MATTHEWS (Vic) 51.50m Janina RILEY (Hadjuczyk/Wojdanowska/Kennedy) (NSW) 49.00m
1976-77    Pam MATTHEWS (Vic) 55.08m Terri WRENN (WA) 51.16m Janina RILEY (Hadjuczyk/Wojdanowska/Kennedy) (NSW) 50.74m
1977-78    Pam MATTHEWS (Vic) 55.72m Margaret PHILLPOTT (NSW) 54.76m Jeanette KIEBOOM (SA) 48.16m
1978-79    Pam MATTHEWS (Vic) 55.38m Mary THOMAS (NSW) 48.72m Terri WRENN (WA) 47.56m
1979-80    Pam MATTHEWS (Vic) 61.86m Petra RIVERS (Vic) 60.86m Jeanette KIEBOOM (SA) 53.24m
1980-81    Petra RIVERS (Vic) 61.86m Pam MATTHEWS (Vic) 59.06m Sue HOWLAND (Qld) 58.48m
1981-82    Petra RIVERS (Vic) 69.28m Pam MATTHEWS (Vic) 56.06m Sally WIJESUNDRA (WA) 45.60m
1982-83    Petra RIVERS (Vic) 64.18m Jeanette KIEBOOM (SA) 53.96m Mereoni VIBOSE (NSW) 50.04m
1983-84    Petra RIVERS (Vic) 62.66m Jeanette KIEBOOM (SA) 55.14m Mereoni VIBOSE (NSW) 52.64m
1984-85    Jeanette KIEBOOM (SA) 52.16m Pam MATTHEWS (Vic) 50.54m Tracey GRIFFIN (Vic) 46.34m
1985-86    Sue HOWLAND (Qld) 61.74m Petra RIVERS (Vic) 55.64m Jeanette KIEBOOM (SA) 54.56m
1986-87    Sue HOWLAND (Qld) 63.86m Cherry HARVEY (Qld) 49.24m Lyndall KENNEDY (NSW) 48.24m
1987-88    Kate FARROW (SA) 54.74m Cherry HARVEY (Qld) 50.60m Janne WARE (Tas) 48.64m
1988-89    Kaye NORDSTROM (NZL) 51.52m
(2) Janne WARE (Tas) 50.08m

(3) Kate FARROW (SA) 49.92m

(4) Sharon CLARKE (NSW) 47.32m
1989-90    Louise CURREY (McPaul) (NSW) 57.06m Kate FARROW (SA) 56.56m Janne WARE (Tas) 53.00m
1990-91    Louise CURREY (McPaul) (NSW) 60.20m Kirsten SMITH (NZL) 56.30m
(3) Kate FARROW (SA) 55.32m

(4) Janne WARE (Tas) 50.52m
1991-92    Akiko MAYAJIMA (JPN) 58.88m
(3) Kate FARROW (SA) 54.08m
Kirsten SMITH (NZL) 57.62m
(5) Joanna STONE-NIXON (Stone) (Qld) 50.32m

(7) Fiona FEWTRELL (NSW) 45.10m
1992-93    Louise CURREY (McPaul) (NSW) 59.14m Sueli DOS SANTOS (BRA) 56.58m
(3) Joanna STONE-NIXON (Stone) (Qld) 56.00m

(5) Kate FARROW (SA) 54.54m
1993-94    Joanna STONE-NIXON (Stone) (Qld) 62.40m Louise CURREY (McPaul) (NSW) 61.44m Kate FARROW (SA) 56.74m
1994-95    Kirsten HELLIER (NZL) 60.10m
(2) Louise CURREY (McPaul) (NSW) 59.12m

(3) Kate FARROW (SA) 52.58m

(4) Lara WOODBURY (NSW) 50.38m
1995-96    Tanja DAMASKE (GER) 64.38m
(2) Joanna STONE-NIXON (Stone) (Qld) 62.78m

(3) Louise CURREY (McPaul) (NSW) 59.70m

(4) Kate FARROW (SA) 56.30m
1996-97    Joanna STONE-NIXON (Stone) (Qld) 63.78m Bina RAMESH (FRA) 54.06m
(3) Kate FARROW (SA) 53.16m

(7) Cecilia MCINTOSH (Vic) 48.48m
1997-98    Louise CURREY (McPaul) (NSW) 62.34m Bina RAMESH (FRA) 49.05m
(3) Cecilia MCINTOSH (Vic) 45.54m

(4) Lisa GARWOOD (Qld) 43.06m
1998-99    Hayley WILSON (NZL) 47.48m
(3) Jane JAMIESON (NSW) 45.10m
Linda POLELEI (FRA) 46.75m
(4) Caroline JACKMAN (Perry) (SA) 44.49m

(5) Rishelle HUME (WA) 43.66m
1999-00    Sueli DOS SANTOS (BRA) 54.92m
(3) Stephanie HANCOCK (Qld) 49.58m
Bina RAMESH (FRA) 50.61m
(5) Cecilia MCINTOSH (Vic) 48.58m

(7) Caroline JACKMAN (Perry) (SA) 46.26m
2000-01    Bina RAMESH (FRA) 54.54m
(2) Rosemary HOOPER (Vic) 53.88m

(4) Cecilia MCINTOSH (Vic) 50.77m
Yayoi SHIBANO (JPN) 52.04m
(5) Stephanie HANCOCK (Qld) 49.78m
2001-02    Bina RAMESH (FRA) 56.93m
(3) Cecilia MCINTOSH (Vic) 53.87m
Takako MIYAKE (JPN) 56.61m
(4) Kathryn MITCHELL (Vic) 52.13m

(5) Stephanie HANCOCK (Qld) 49.76m
2002-03    Bina RAMESH (FRA) 52.29m
(2) Rebecca NOY (NSW) 52.26m

(3) Kathryn MITCHELL (Vic) 50.98m

(4) Rosemary HOOPER (Vic) 50.84m
2003-04    Bina RAMESH (FRA) 53.14m
(2) Rosemary HOOPER (Vic) 53.04m

(4) Cecilia MCINTOSH (Vic) 51.68m
Serafina AKELI (SAM) 53.02m
(5) Zoe PELBART (NSW) 49.38m
2004-05    Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 55.91m Kathryn MITCHELL (Vic) 52.10m Annabel THOMSON (NSW) 51.83m
2005-06    Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 58.56m Rosemary HOOPER (Vic) 56.09m Joanna STONE-NIXON (Stone) (Qld) 53.97m
2006-07    Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 57.24m Laura CORNFORD (NSW) 55.64m Kathryn MITCHELL (Vic) 53.41m
2007-08    Kathryn MITCHELL (Vic) 58.77m Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 55.78m Rosemary HOOPER (Vic) 51.99m
2008-09    Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 60.69m Laura CORNFORD (NSW) 55.88m Kim KYUNG-AE (KOR) 53.02m
(4) Karen CLARKE (NSW) 48.13m
2009-10    Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 60.66m Kathryn MITCHELL (Vic) 56.15m Karen CLARKE (NSW) 51.80m
2010-11    Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 59.39m Kathryn MITCHELL (Vic) 57.72m Laura CORNFORD (NSW) 57.00m
2011-12    Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 61.70m Kathryn MITCHELL (Vic) 59.23m Risa MIYASHITA (JPN) 54.16m
(4) Karen CLARKE (NSW) 52.10m
2012-13    Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 62.26m Kelsey-Lee ROBERTS (ACT) 58.58m Karen CLARKE (NSW) 48.55m
2013-14    Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 64.28m Kelsey-Lee ROBERTS (ACT) 58.58m Risa MIYASHITA (JPN) 54.95m
(4) Mackenzie LITTLE (NSW) 54.61m
2014-15    Sunette VILJOEN (RSA) 63.29m
(2) Kimberly MICKLE (WA) 61.02m

(3) Kelsey-Lee ROBERTS (ACT) 58.61m

(6) Mackenzie LITTLE (NSW) 53.17m
2015-16    Lu HUIHUI (CHN) 61.93m
(4) Tianah LIST (Qld) 51.56m
Li LINGWEI (CHN) 60.79m
(5) Monique CILIONE (Vic) 50.53m
Risa MIYASHITA (JPN) 57.60m
(9) Karen CLARKE (NSW) 46.12m
2016-17    Kelsey-Lee ROBERTS (ACT) 61.40m Tori PEETERS (NZL) 56.74m
(4) Kathryn BROOKS (Vic) 53.50m
Risa MIYASHITA (JPN) 54.07m
(7) Tori WEST (Qld) 46.55m

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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