Don Chipp was the first leader of the Australian Democrats. Elected at the December 1977 federal election, he took office on July 1, 1978.
At the November 2007 federal election, the last of the Australian Democrats senators lost their seats. Lyn Allison remained as leader until the expiry of her term on June 30, 2008.
|Australian Democrats Leaders Since 1978
|Natasha Stott Despoja