16 Notable alumni of
Swinburne University of Technology

The Swinburne University of Technology is 1568th in the world, 30th in Oceania, and 24th in Australia by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 16 notable alumni from the Swinburne University of Technology sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. Sam Hammington

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    Sam Hammington
    Born in
    New Zealand Flag New Zealand
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    comediantelevision actor
    Biography

    Samuel Mayer Hammington is a New Zealander Australian comedian who is primarily active in South Korea. Hammington hosted radio show Drivetime with Annabelle Ambrose from 2008 to 2012. He was a cast member of popular reality-military show Real Men. He is currently a fixed member on the popular KBS reality-variety show The Return of Superman with his two sons, William and Bentley.

  2. Madeleine West

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    Madeleine West
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Melanie Ann Weston, known professionally as Madeleine West, is an Australian actress. She is known for her television roles, having played Dee Bliss on the soap opera Neighbours from 2000–2003 and again from 2017–2020 (and also playing her identical twin sister Andrea Somers), high-class escort Mel on Satisfaction from 2007 to 2010, Dimity on House Husbands in 2013, Danielle McGuire in Underbelly and later Fat Tony & Co. In 2016, West joined the cast of The Wrong Girl. She has also written a parenting book called Six Under Eight. She played Sarah the wife of Stone Cold Steve Austin in the WWE produced film The Condemned in 2007.

  3. Niki Caro

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    Niki Caro
    Born in
    New Zealand Flag New Zealand
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm directorfilm producer
    Biography

    Nikola Jean Caro is a New Zealand film director and screenwriter. Her 2002 film Whale Rider was critically praised and won a number of awards at international film festivals. She directed the 2020 live action version of Disney's Mulan, making her the second female and the second New Zealand director hired by Disney to direct a film budgeted at over $100 million.

  4. Andrew Dominik

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    Andrew Dominik
    Born in
    New Zealand Flag New Zealand
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Andrew Dominik is an Australian film director and screenwriter. He has directed the crime film Chopper, the Western drama film The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and the neo-noir crime film Killing Them Softly.

  5. Sidney Nolan

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    Sidney Nolan
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1917-1992 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    painterillustrator
    Biography

    Sir Sidney Robert Nolan was one of Australia's leading artists of the 20th century. Working in a wide variety of mediums, his oeuvre is among the most diverse and prolific in all of modern art. He is best known for his series of paintings on legends from Australian history, most famously Ned Kelly, the bushranger and outlaw. Nolan's stylised depiction of Kelly's armour has become an icon of Australian art.

  6. Gillian Armstrong

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    Gillian Armstrong
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterfilm producerart directoractor
    Biography

    Gillian May Armstrong is an Australian feature film and documentary director, who specializes in period drama. Her films often feature female perspectives and protagonists.

  7. Michael Leunig

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    Michael Leunig
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    cartoonist
    Biography

    Michael Leunig, typically referred to as Leunig (his signature on his cartoons), is an Australian cartoonist, poet, artist, philosopher and cultural commentator. His best known works include The Curly Pyjama Letters, cartoon books The Essential Leunig, The Wayward Leunig, The Stick, Goatperson, Short Notes from the Long History of Happiness and Curly Verse, among others and The Lot, a compilation of his 'Curly World' newspaper columns. Leunig has also written a book of prayers, When I Talk To You. He was declared an Australian Living Treasure by the National Trust of Australia in 1999.

  8. Mark Beretta

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    Mark Beretta
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Mark Beretta is an Australian journalist, best known as a sports reporter on Seven Network program Sunrise.

  9. Avraham Neguise

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    Avraham Neguise
    Born in
    Ethiopia Flag Ethiopia
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politicianactivist
    Biography

    Avraham Neguise is an Israeli politician and activist for the Falash Mura community.

  10. Mark Bolton

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    Mark Bolton
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    Australian rules football player
    Biography

    Mark Bolton is a retired Australian rules footballer.

  11. Neil Angus

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    Neil Angus
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politicianaccountantauditor
    Biography

    Neil Andrew Warwick Angus is a Member of the Victorian Legislative Assembly, representing the Electoral district of Forest Hill. He was elected in 2010, and subsequently reelected in the 2014 and 2018 elections. As of April 2020, he holds the shadow portfolios of Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs, Consumer Affairs, and Assistant Treasurer.

  12. Robert Crowe

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    Robert Crowe
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    sport cyclist
    Biography

    Robert Colville Crowe, OAM is an Australian Champion Cyclist who competed in the 1992 Barcelona Olympics and as Kieran Modra's pilot in the 2004 Athens Paralympics. He also directs the popular indoor cycling engine-training school at Ridewiser in Melbourne, Australia.

  13. Jo Siejka

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    Jo Siejka
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    politicianchief executive officer
    Biography

    Joanna Clare Siejka is an Australian politician and not for profit leader.

  14. Tobias Manderson-Galvin

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    Tobias Manderson-Galvin
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Tobias Alexander Edward Manderson-Galvin is an Australian actor, satirist, performance poet, and playwright.

  15. Don Tregonning

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    Don Tregonning
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1928-.. (age 93)
    Occupations
    tennis playertennis coach
    Biography

    Donald Philip Tregonning is a retired professional tennis player and coach. Tregonning, a student of Melbourne coach Mick Sweetnam, was a member of the international professional tennis community, reaching the mixed doubles semi finals of the 1953 Australian Open, playing twice in the quarter finals of doubles competitions at the Australian Open (1949, 1953) and reaching the quarter finals of the Wembley Professional Championships in 1953. Tregonning played in a famous 1953 Australian Open Round 1 match in which the umpire left the grounds to "go to (his) tea".

  16. Jack Pickford

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    Jack Pickford
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1904-1971 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    Australian rules football player
    Biography

    Wilfred Hilary "Jack" Pickford, ISO was an Australian rules footballer who played with Hawthorn and Melbourne in the Victorian Football League (VFL).