Dividends

We have paid a dividend every year since listing in 1957.

Dividend
Date Paid or Payable
Dividend/ Share
(cents)
Franking Rate
Company Tax Rate
Dividend Reinvestment Plan Price
($)
Interim 16
07/10/16
13.0
100%
30%
N/A
Final 15
15/04/16
20.0
100%
30%
N/A
Interim 15
07/10/15
12.0
100%
30%
N/A
Final 14
17/04/15
18.0
100%
30%
N/A
Interim 14
03/10/14
9.0
100%
30%
N/A
Final 13
16/04/14
15.0
100%
30%
N/A
Interim 13
04/10/13
8.0
100%
30%
N/A
Final 12
16/04/13
13.0
100%
30%
4.201
Interim 12
05/10/12
7.0
100%
30%
3.552
Final 11
16/04/12
10.4*
100%
30%
N/A
Interim 11
07/10/11
5.6*
100%
30%
N/A
Final 10
12/04/11
8.2*
100%
30%
N/A
Interim 10
30/09/10
4.6*
100%
30%
N/A
Final 09
09/04/10
8.0*
100%
30%
N/A
Interim 09
30/09/09
4.4*
100%
30%
N/A
Final 08
09/04/09
4.4*
100%
30%
0.9747*
Interim 08
30/09/08
4.4*
100%
30%
1.8278*
Final 07
26/05/08
7.2*
100%
30%
2.738*
Interim 07
24/09/07
4.4*
100%
30%
2.962*
Final 06
21/05/07
4.8*
100%
30%
2.358*
Interim 06
2/10/06
3.8*
100%
30%
1.400*
Final 05
15/05/06
4.0*
100%
30%
1.460*
Interim 05
26/09/05
3.6*
100%
30%
1.464*
Final 04
16/05/05
3.8*
100%
30%
1.360*
Interim 04
27/09/04
3.4*
100%
30%
1.316*
Final 03
31/05/04
3.6*
100%
30%
1.312*
Interim 03
29/09/03
3.0*
100%
30%
1.2695*
Final 02
 26/05/03
3.4*
100%
30%
1.0716*
Interim 02
30/09/02
2.8*
100%
30%
0.956*
Final 01
27/05/02
3.0*
100%
30%
0.881*
Interim 01
1/10/01
2.6*
100%
30%
0.748*
Final 00
28/05/01
2.4*
100%
34%
0.7666*
Interim 00
2/10/00
2.4*
100%
34%
0.832*
Final 99
8/05/00
2.8*
100%
36%
0.836*
Interim 99
1/10/99
2.4*
100%
36%
0.8075*
Final 98
17/05/99
2.8*
100%
36%
 N/A
Interim 98
1/10/98
2.4*
100%
36%
 N/A
Final 97
5/05/98
2.4*
100%
36%
 N/A
Interim 97
1/10/97
2.0*
100%
36%
 N/A
Final 96
6/05/97
2.0*
100%
36%
 N/A
Interim 96
4/10/96
2.0*
100%
36%
 N/A
Final 95
27/5/96
2.4*
100%
36%
 N/A
Interim 95
4/10/95
1.6*
100%
36%
 N/A
Final 94
15/05/95
2.4*
100%
33%
 N/A
Interim 94
31/08/94
1.6*
100%
33%
 N/A
* Adjusted to reflect 5 for 1 share split on 24 May, 2012