Best Australian Albums of All Time

Not trying to over critical but making a list what is graeat Aussie Album. Not greatest hits of best of. Live albums are fine

The Top Ten

1 Diesel & Dust - Midnight Oil
2 Gossip - Paul Kelly & The Coloured Girls

What a classic not a real big seller but the total song quantity and quality made up for that.. Paul Kelly is Australia's Bob Dylan - Beards2017

3 Whispering Jack - John Farnham

First Australian album to sell over a million copies

Before this albums release John Farnham was considered a joke and unbankable by critics promoters and record companies. Farnham proved them all wrong.
Whispering Jack is pure testament of survival in the music industry, properly can state this album as one best comeback albums of all time. - Beards2017

4 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 - Midnight Oil
5 The Swing - INXS
6 Born Sandy Devotional - The Triffids
7 Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus - Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
8 Black In Black - AC/DC

Where do go when lose a lead singer to a bottle of Dry Ginger Wine and hypothermia? This a Rock N Roll masterpiece what fine tribute to their fallen friend. - Beards2017

9 Kick - INXS
10 16 Lovers Lane - The Go-Betweens

The Contenders

11 Living In the 70s - Skyhooks

Australia's first mega selling album. 1973 and a revolution began here with Skyhooks - Beards2017

12 Face to Face - The Angels
13 East - Cold Chisel
14 I'm Stranded - The Saints

One of punk music finest moments

15 Circus Animals - Cold Chisel
16 For the Working Class Man - Jimmy Barnes
17 Since I Left You - The Avalanches
18 Woodface - Crowded House
19 The Boatman's Call - Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
20 Diorama - Silverchair
21 Man of Colours - Icehouse
22 Boys Light Up - Australian Crawl
23 To The Horses - Lanie Lane
24 Flowers - Icehouse
25 Human Frailty - Hunters & Collectors
26 Neon Ballroom - Silverchair
27 The Sound of White - Missy Higgins
28 Odyssey Number Five - Powderfinger
29 Junkyard - The Birthday Party
30 True Colours - Split Enz

They maybe from New Zealand but Split Enz was based and recorded in Australia

31 Curiouser - Kate Miller-heidke
32 Gurrumul - Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu
33 Daddy Who? Daddy Cool! - Daddy Cool
34 Hi Fi Way - You Am I
35 Highway to Hell - AC/DC
36 Easy - The Easybeats
37 Eternal Nightcap - The Whitlams
38 Wolfmother - Wolfmother
39 Murder Ballads - Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
40 Hourly Daily - You Am I
41 Seeker Lover Keeper - Seeker Lover Keeper
42 Eternally Yours - The Saints
43 Gala Mill - The Drones

Actually recorded in a old Mill in Tasmania

44 Morning of the Earth - Various Artists
45 Business As Usual - Men at Work
46 Awake Is the New Sleep - Ben Lee
47 Starfish - The Church
48 Crowded House - Crowded House
49 Messenger - Jimmy Little
50 High Voltage - AC/DC
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Top Remixes

1. Born Sandy Devotional - The Triffids
2. The Swing - INXS
3. 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 - Midnight Oil
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1. Gossip - Paul Kelly & The Coloured Girls
2. Whispering Jack - John Farnham
3. Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus - Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
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