NUMBER ONE Singles in Australia 1966 - 1974
according to GO-SET magazine charts
in chronological order
 

Dates Weeks at
Number One
Song Artist  
5.10.1966 - 12.10.1966 2 weeks YELLOW SUBMARINE/ELEANOR RIGBY The Beatles  
19.10.1966 - 26.10.1966 2 weeks NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK The Twilights  
2.11.1966 1 week STEP BACK/CARA-LYN Johnny Young And Kompany  
9.11.1966 1 week LADY GODIVA Peter And Gordon  
16.11.1966 (2 weeks) SORRY The Easybeats  
23.11.1966 1 week IF I WERE A CARPENTER Bobby Darin  
30.11.1966 (2 weeks) SORRY The Easybeats  
7.12.1966 - 14.12.1966 2 weeks NO MILK TODAY Herman's Hermits  
21.12.1966 - 28.12.1966 (4 weeks) OOH LA LA Normie Rowe  
4.1.1967 1 week FRIDAY ON MY MIND The Easybeats  
11.1.1967 - 18.1.1967 (4 weeks) OOH LA LA Normie Rowe  
25.1.1967 - 15.2.1967 4 weeks GREEN, GREEN GRASS OF HOME Tom Jones  
22.2.1967 - 22.3.1967 5 weeks SNOOPY vs. THE RED BARON The Royal Guardsmen  
29.3.1967 - 5.4.1967 2 weeks GEORGY GIRL The Seekers  
12.4.1967 - 3.5.1967 4 weeks PENNY LANE/STRAWBERRY FIELDS FOREVER The Beatles  
10.5.1967 - 31.5.1967 4 weeks SOMETHING STUPID Nancy And Frank Sinatra  
7.6.1967 - 5.7.1967 5 weeks THIS IS MY SONG Petula Clark  
12.7.1967 - 25.7.1967 3 weeks A WHITER SHADE OF PALE Procol Harum  
2.8.1967 - 6.9.1967 6 weeks ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE/BABY YOU'RE A RICH MAN The Beatles  
13.9.1967 - 20.9.1967 2 weeks UP UP AND AWAY The Fifth Dimension  
27.9.1967 - 4.10.1967 2 weeks DON'T SLEEP IN THE SUBWAY Petula Clark  
11.10.1967 - 18.10.1967 2 weeks IT MUST BE HIM Vikki Carr  
25.10.1967 - 29.11.1967 (9 weeks) THE LAST WALTZ Engelbert Humperdinck  
6.12.1967 1 week MASSACHUSETTS Bee Gees  
13.12.1967 - 27.12.1967 (9 weeks) THE LAST WALTZ Engelbert Humperdinck  
3.1.1968 - 10.1.1968 2 weeks SNOOPY'S CHRISTMAS The Royal Guardsmen  
17.1.1968 - 24.1.1968 2 weeks HELLO GOODBYE/I AM THE WALRUS The Beatles  
31.1.1968 - 28.2.1968 5 weeks SADIE (THE CLEANING LADY) Johnny Farnham  
6.3.1968 - 20.3.1968 3 weeks JUDY IN DISGUISE (WITH GLASSES) John Fred And His Playboy Band  
27.3.1968 - 24.4.1968 5 weeks LOVE IS BLUE Paul Mauriat  
1.5.1968 - 8.5.1968 2 weeks LADY MADONNA/THE INNER LIGHT The Beatles  
15.5.1968 - 5.6.1968 4 weeks HONEY Bobby Goldsboro  
12.6.1968 - 10.7.1968 5 weeks THE UNICORN The Irish Rovers  
17.7.1968 - 24.7.1968 2 weeks THIS GUY'S IN LOVE WITH YOU Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass  
31.7.1968 1 week JUMPING JACK FLASH The Rolling Stones  
7.8.1968 - 14.8.1968 2 weeks ANGEL OF THE MORNING Merrilee Rush  
21.8.1968 - 28.8.1968 2 weeks THE ORANGE AND THE GREEN/WHISKEY ON A SUNDAY The Irish Rovers  
4.9.1968 - 11.9.1968 2 weeks DREAM A LITTLE DREAM OF ME Mama Cass  
18.9.1968 - 2.10.1968 3 weeks HELP YOURSELF Tom Jones  
9.10.1968 - 4.12.1968 (11 weeks) HEY JUDE/REVOLUTION The Beatles  
11.12.1968 1 week LITTLE ARROWS Leapy Lee  
18.12.1968 - 25.12.1968 (11 weeks) HEY JUDE/REVOLUTION The Beatles  
1.1.1969 - 15.1.1969 3 weeks WHITE ROOM Cream  
22.1.1969 1 week GOING UP THE COUNTRY Canned Heat  
29.1.1969 - 5.2.1969 2 weeks ELOISE Barry Ryan  
12.2.1969 - 5.3.1969 4 weeks LILY THE PINK The Scaffold  
12.3.1969 1 week BUILD ME UP BUTTERCUP The Foundations  
19.3.1969 - 23.4.1969 6 weeks OB-LA-DI OB-LA-DA/WHILE MY GUITAR GENTLY WEEPS The Beatles  
3.5.1969 - 24.5.1969 4 weeks WHERE DO YOU GO TO (MY LOVELY) Peter Sarstedt  
31.5.1969 1 week THE REAL THING Russell Morris  
7.6.1969 - 5.7.1969 5 weeks GET BACK/DON'T LET ME DOWN The Beatles  
12.7.1969 - 19.7.1969 2 weeks HAIR The Cowsills  
26.7.1969 - 16.8.1969 4 weeks THE BALLAD OF JOHN AND YOKO/OLD BROWN SHOE The Beatles  
23.8.1969 - 6.9.1969 3 weeks IN THE GHETTO Elvis Presley  
13.9.1969 - 11.10.1969 5 weeks HONKY TONK WOMEN/YOU CAN'T ALWAYS GET WHAT YOU WANT The Rolling Stones  
18.10.1969 - 8.11.1969 4 weeks PART THREE INTO PAPER WALLS/THE GIRL THAT I LOVE Russell Morris  
15.11.1969 - 22.11.1969 2 weeks THE STAR Ross D. Wylie  
29.11.1969 - 6.12.1969 2 weeks PENNY ARCADE Roy Orbison  
13.12.1969 - 27.12.1969 (4 weeks) SOMETHING/COME TOGETHER The Beatles  
3.1.1970 - 10.1.1970 2 weeks SUSPICIOUS MINDS Elvis Presley  
17.1.1970 (4 weeks) SOMETHING/COME TOGETHER The Beatles  
24.1.1970 - 7.3.1970 7 weeks RAINDROPS KEEP FALLING ON MY HEAD Johnny Farnham  
14.3.1970 1 week I THANK YOU Lionel Rose  
21.3.70 1 week VENUS Shocking Blue  
4.4.1970 1 week WHOLE LOTTA LOVE Led Zeppelin  
11.4.1970 - 18.4.1970 2 weeks LOVE GROWS (WHERE MY ROSEMARY GOES) Edison Lighthouse  
25.4.1970 - 23.5.1970 5 weeks LET IT BE The Beatles  
30.5.1970 1 week BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER Simon And Garfunkel  
6.6.1970 - 18.7.1970 7 weeks SPIRIT IN THE SKY Norman Greenbaum  
25.7.1970 1 week COTTON FIELDS Beach Boys  
1.8.1970 - 15.8.1970 3 weeks UP AROUND THE BEND/RUN THROUGH THE JUNGLE Creedence Clearwater Revival  
22.8.1970 1 week EL CONDOR PASA Simon And Garfunkel  
29.8.1970 - 24.10.1970 9 weeks IN THE SUMMERTIME Mungo Jerry/The Mixtures  
31.10.1970 1 week YELLOW RIVER Autumn/Jigsaw/Christie/Leapy Lee  
7.11.1970 - 14.11.1970 2 weeks CLOSE TO YOU The Carpenters  
21.11.1970 - 19.12.1970 5 weeks LOOKING OUT MY BACK DOOR/LONG AS I CAN SEE THE LIGHT Creedence Clearwater Revival  
26.12.1970 1 week IT'S ONLY MAKE BELIEVE Glen Campbell  
2.1.1971 - 30.1.1971 5 weeks I THINK I LOVE YOU The Partridge Family  
6.2.1971 - 20.2.1971 (6 weeks) MY SWEET LORD George Harrison  
27.2.1971 (6 weeks) THE PUSHBIKE SONG The Mixtures  
6.3.1971 - 20.3.1971 (6 weeks) MY SWEET LORD George Harrison  
27.3.1971 - 24.4.1971 (6 weeks) THE PUSHBIKE SONG The Mixtures  
1.5.1971 1 week I'LL BE GONE Spectrum  
8.5.1971 - 15.5.1971 2 weeks WHAT IS LIFE?/APPLE SCRUFFS George Harrison  
22.5.1971 1 week ME AND BOBBY McGEE Janis Joplin  
29.5.1971 - 12.6.1971 3 weeks ANOTHER DAY Paul McCartney  
19.6.1971 - 3.7.1971 3 weeks TOO YOUNG TO BE MARRIED The Hollies  
10.7.1971 - 11.9.1971 10 weeks EAGLE ROCK Daddy Cool  
18.9.1971 - 6.11.1971 8 weeks DADDY COOL Drummond  
13.11.1971 - 4.12.1971 4 weeks BANKS OF THE OHIO Olivia Newton-John  
11.12.1971 - 25.12.1971 3 weeks MAGGIE MAY/REASON TO BELIEVE Rod Stewart  
1.1.1972 - 5.2.1972 6 weeks IMAGINE John Lennon  
12.2.1972 1 week DAY BY DAY Colleen Hewitt  
19.2.1972 1 week ERNIE Benny Hill  
26.2.1972 - 4.3.1972 2 weeks BRAND NEW KEY Melanie  
11.3.1972 - 22.4.1972 7 weeks AMERICAN PIE Don McLean  
29.4.1972 - 20.5.1972 4 weeks WITHOUT YOU Nilsson  
27.5.1972 1 week A HORSE WITH NO NAME America  
3.6.1972 - 24.6.1972 4 weeks AMAZING GRACE The Pipes And Drums And The Military Band Of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards  
1.7.1972 - 15.7.1972 3 weeks THE FIRST TIME EVER I SAW YOUR FACE Roberta Flack  
22.7.1972 - 29.7.1972 2 weeks SYLVIA'S MOTHER Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show  
5.8.1972 - 19.8.1972 (4 weeks) PUPPY LOVE Donny Osmond  
26.8.1972 - 2.9.1972 (4 weeks) DADDY DON'T YOU WALK SO FAST Wayne Newton  
9.9.1972 (4 weeks) PUPPY LOVE Donny Osmond  
16.9.1972 - 23.9.1972 (4 weeks) DADDY DON'T YOU WALK SO FAST Wayne Newton  
30.9.1972 -7.10.1972 2 weeks LONG COOL WOMAN IN A BLACK DRESS The Hollies  
14.10.1972 - 4.11.1972 4 weeks BOPPIN' THE BLUES Blackfeather  
11.11.1972 - 30.12.1972 8 weeks POPCORN Hot Butter  
6.1.1973 - 13.1.1973 2 weeks BABY DON'T GET HOOKED ON ME Mac Davis  
20.1.1973 - 24.2.1973 6 weeks BEN Michael Jackson  
3.3.1973 - 14.4.1973 7 weeks YOU'RE SO VAIN Carly Simon  
21.4.1973 - 26.5.1973 6 weeks KILLING ME SOFTLY WITH HIS SONG Roberta Flack  
2.6.1973 - 7.7.1973 (7 weeks) TIE A YELLOW RIBBON ROUND THE OLE OAK TREE Tony Orlando And Dawn  
14.7.1973 (2 weeks) DAISY A DAY Jud Strunk  
21.7.1973 (7 weeks) TIE A YELLOW RIBBON ROUND THE OLE OAK TREE Tony Orlando And Dawn  
28.7.1973 (2 weeks) DAISY A DAY Jud Strunk  
4.8.1973 - 11.8.1973 2 weeks HEAVEN IS MY WOMAN'S LOVE Col Joye  
18.8.1973 - 6.10.1973 8 weeks NEVER NEVER NEVER Shirley Bassey  
13.10.1973 - 10.11.1973 5 weeks CAN THE CAN Suzi Quatro  
17.11.1973 - 1.12.1973 (7 weeks) ANGIE The Rolling Stones  
8.12.1973 (2 weeks) HE DID WITH ME Vicki Lawrence  
15.12.1973 (7 weeks) ANGIE The Rolling Stones  
22.12.1973 (2 weeks) HE DID WITH ME Vicki Lawrence  
29.12.1973 - 12.1.1974 (7 weeks) ANGIE The Rolling Stones  
19.1.1974 1 week BALLROOM BLITZ Sweet  
26.1.1974 - 2.2.1974 2 weeks LEAVE ME ALONE Helen Reddy  
9.2.1974 - 16.2.1974 2 weeks PHOTOGRAPH Ringo Starr  
23.2.1974 - 9.3.1974 3 weeks SORROW David Bowie  
16.3.1974 (2 weeks) FAREWELL AUNTY JACK Grahame Bond  
23.3.1974 - 30.3.1974 (6 weeks) MY COO CA CHOO Alvin Stardust  
6.4.1974 (2 weeks) FAREWELL AUNTY JACK Grahame Bond  
13.4.1974 - 4.5.1974 (6 weeks) MY COO CA CHOO Alvin Stardust  
11.5.1974 - 15.6.1974 6 weeks SEASONS IN THE SUN Terry Jacks  
22.6.1974 - 29.6.1974 2 weeks DEVIL GATE DRIVE Suzi Quatro  
6.7.1974 - 24.8.1974 8 weeks BILLY DON'T BE A HERO Paper Lace