Australia's oldest man, Dexter Kruger has died after a brief illness

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
Updated July 21 2021 - 4:18am, first published 4:06am
Dexter Kruger pictured with one of the books he compiled following his retirement.

The oldest man ever to have lived in Australian history, Dexter Kruger has died at the age of 111.

Advertisement

Ad
Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications.

Get the latest Oberon news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.