Referees from Australia

Benjamin Williams
Intl. since: 2005
Hometown: Canberra
Ben Williams passed the referee course in 1992 and received his FIFA badge in 2005. Willams is an AFC Elite category referee.
Peter Green
Intl. since: 2006
Hometown: Brisbane
Peter Green has probably shown the fastest red card in a World Cup Qualifier in the match between Iran vs Bahrain, when he sent of the Bahraini player in the 38th second of the mat
Mark Shield
Intl. since: 1997
Hometown: Fortitude Valley (QLD)
Mark Shield is considered to be somewhat of a fitness freak. That's why he didn't mind wearing a special recorder on his belt and a special watch, recording his heartbeat, movement
Christopher Beath
Intl. since: 2011
Hometown:
A-League ref since 2005, FIFA since 2011.
Matthew Breeze
Intl. since: 2001
Hometown: Como (NSW)
Matthew Breeze must have an interesting life: not only can he send players off as a referee, as a prosecutor he can (try to) send people off (to jail).
Jarred Gillett
Intl. since: 2013
Hometown: Gold Coast, Queensland
Jarred Gillett has officiated 3 A-League Grand Finals and is the Australian Referee of the Year of 2016, having won this award a record 3 times by now.
Strebre Delovski
Intl. since: 2009
Hometown: Wollongong
Delovski was named A-League Referee of the 2008-09 season.
Christopher Bambridge
Intl. since:
Hometown:
Chris Bambridge took charge of of one match in the 1986 World Cup in Mexico.
Tony Boskovic
Intl. since: 1968
Hometown: Strathfield / Burwood
Boskovic became a referee while still in Yugoslavia.
Edward Lennie
Intl. since:
Hometown: Perth
Simon Micallef
Intl. since: 1997
Hometown:
After a career of 20 years Simon Micallef made the Grand Final Bankstown City Lions vs Bonnyrigg White Eagles in 2005 his last match before retiring.
Richard Lorenc
Intl. since: 1987
Hometown: West Ryde
Richard Lorenc started his referee career in 1972. He blew the whistle in over more than 500 Australian League matches.
Eugene Brazzale
Intl. since:
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Peter Rampley
Intl. since: 1971
Hometown: Thornleigh
During a match Pan Hellenic vs Hakoah Eastern Subburbs in 1971, ref Peter Rampley and his assistants were attacked by Hellenic spectators on the ground. Rampley was kicked in the b
Con Diomis
Intl. since:
Hometown:
Con Diomis started refereeing at the age of 16. In 1990 he joined the NSL (national soccer league). After 31 years as a referee he retired. His last match was Marconi vs Penrith in
Shaun Evans
Intl. since: 2017
Hometown:
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Gary Power
Intl. since:
Hometown:
Now a national elite ref instructor and he is or has been Asian Football Confederation Director of Referees, Gary Power was a FIFA referee in the 1990s.
Brett Hugo
Intl. since:
Hometown: Sydney
A FIFA referee from around the year 2000.
Donald Campbell
Intl. since: 1971
Hometown: Plympton Park
Campbell hosts a Sunday morning football show on Coast FM radio.
Gerry Connolly
Intl. since: 1998
Hometown:
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John Fraser
Intl. since:
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When AC Milan came to Melbourne in 1993 for a friendly against an Australian selection, referee John Fraser finished the match nine minutes early so the Italians could make their f
Vince Dobinson
Intl. since: 1965
Hometown: Brisbane
On the international list from 1965 until 1973.
Tom McRoe
Intl. since:
Hometown:
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Kate Jacewicz
Intl. since: 2011
Hometown:
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Jack Johnston
Intl. since: 1979
Hometown: Launceston
Jack Johnston started refereeing to keep in touch with the sport when he moved to a place too far away from his original team. He was talented and so far Johnston is the only Tasma
Jacqi Melksham
Intl. since: 2004
Hometown: Brisbane
AFC Elite referee Jacqui Melksham was active in the u20 women WC of 2008. She was out of the AFC Women Asian Cup because of an injury in her foot. She will be active in the women W
Craig Zetter
Intl. since: 2006
Hometown:
Zetter won the Carlo Barbo Award as the Most Improved Class 3 Referee in 1994 and 1995.
John McConnell
Intl. since:
Hometown:
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Ron Wright
Intl. since: 1951
Hometown: Tweed Heads / Parramatta
Ron Wright refereed the final of the 1956 Olympic Games football tournament between Russia and Yugoslavia before the eyes of 110.000 spectators at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Ron
Bill Monteverde
Intl. since:
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Gerard Parsons
Intl. since:
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Gerard Parsons made his "A" League debut at 2 October 2009. And he was already active in the Oceania Champions league, but he holds no FIFA badge.
Barry Harwood
Intl. since: 1972
Hometown: Wembley (WA)
According to his (now gone) web site, Barry Harwood was a FIFA referee from 1972 until 1991.
Alan Milliner
Intl. since: 2014
Hometown:
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Stuart Mellings
Intl. since: 1975
Hometown: Cheltenham
Stuart Mellings was on the FIFA list from 1970 to 1990.
Dennis Davis Miles
Intl. since: 1973
Hometown: Brisbane / Mitchelton
Des Miles was once offered a bribe of 1000 $ (Australian) by people from an unnamed Queensland club.
Kurt Ams
Intl. since: 2019
Hometown:
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Roger Lamb
Intl. since: 1965
Hometown: Mount Waverley / South Yarra
On the international list in 1965 and between 1971 and 1974.
Peter Spiers
Intl. since:
Hometown:
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Bernie Upjohn
Intl. since:
Hometown: Melbourne
Upjohn had a penalty retaken for moving too early three times in a match JUST vs George Cross, 1986. Goalie Nikitovic saved the four shots, but after the second shot a spectator ha
Harold Allan Parsons
Intl. since: 1965
Hometown: Auburn (NSW)
On the international list from 1965 until 1969.
Casey Reibelt
Intl. since: 2014
Hometown:
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Dennis Voutsinas
Intl. since:
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Geoffrey Harrison
Intl. since: 1968
Hometown: Berwick
Geoff Harrison was a FIFA referee between 1968 and 1974
Kevin Docherty
Intl. since:
Hometown:
Docherty is not a FIFA referee, still he got to take charge of matches in a Oceania tournament
David Yelland
Intl. since:
Hometown: Geelong
We're not sure if David Yelland was ever a FIFA referee, but he did take charge of a friendly match between Australia and Greece.
Joe Harvey
Intl. since: 1958
Hometown: Adelaide
Player, team manager, football administrator E.A. (Joe) Harvey was an international referee for two seasons (1958/59, 1959/60).
Ronald Jack Karney
Intl. since: 1958
Hometown: Brisbane
On the international list in seasons 1958/59 and 1959/60.
James Baird Dixon
Intl. since: 1975
Hometown: Lillydale
Probably the same as Jim Dixon, who was active as a referee in the 1970s. It's James Baird Dixon on the FIFA lists and only for one or two years.
Jonathan Barreiro
Intl. since: 2019
Hometown:
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William Elliot Hosie
Intl. since: 1965
Hometown: Mitchell Park
An international referee for one season: 1965/66.
Edward Bude
Intl. since: 1965
Hometown: Perth
On the international list from 1965 until the end of 1968.
David Denis Maitland
Intl. since: 1967
Hometown: Broadmeadow, Victoria
On the international list for at least one year (1968), maybe two.
Keith Urwin
Intl. since: 1957
Hometown: Wallsend
On the international list only during season 1957/58.
Michael Joseph O'Malley
Intl. since: 1968
Hometown: Ferryden Park
Mick O'Malley came to Australia from Paisley, Scotland in 1950. He was a player, coach, administrator and referee (Cup final). He was on the international list in 1968 and 1969.
William Ashworth
Intl. since:
Hometown:
Ashworth refereed many of the top games in South Australia. Internationally there was the first Test between China (represented by a team from the South China Athletic Association
William Malcolm
Intl. since: 1957
Hometown: Albion
On the international list for only one season: 1957/58.
Lewis Stafrace
Intl. since: 1967
Hometown: St Albans
On the international list from 1967 until 1970. Stafrace originally came from Malta.
Luigi Cadelli
Intl. since:
Hometown:
If a defending team did not retreat the required ten yards at a free kick, Cadelli might pick up the ball and take it back a few steps to gain the appropriate distance.
Harold Lonsdale
Intl. since: 1957
Hometown: Belmont
A player who became a referee and who was on the international list between 1957 and 1960
Keith Irwin
Intl. since: 1958
Hometown: Wallsend
On the international list in seasons 1958/59 and 1959/60.
Roy Ernest Stedman
Intl. since: 1969
Hometown: Perth
Born in Brighton, England, Roy Stedman was a player for South Perth and became a ref in 1954. He was FIFA ref in 1970 and 71.
Herbert Imlay
Intl. since: 1958
Hometown: Auburn
Herbert L Imlay from Sydney was on the international list in seasons 1958/59 and 1959/60.
George Muir
Intl. since: 1972
Hometown: Booragul
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David Nugent
Intl. since:
Hometown:
Some ref friends called David Nugent "Pretty boy Dave" due to his always carrying a comb to fix his hair if needed to be perfect in his uniform when he was on the soccer field, etc
Noel Lesley Vidler
Intl. since: 1958
Hometown: Sutherland
A FIFA referee during seasons 1958/59 and 1959/60 and later the president of the NSW federation of soccer referees.
John William Allen
Intl. since: 1973
Hometown: Gosnells
A FIFA referee only in the year 1973.

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