Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0 4s 6s
GS Chappell 1970-1980 56 96 13 4398 247* 52.98 15 21 6 466 9
IR Redpath 1970-1976 34 64 7 2861 171 50.19 7 18 3 282 2
IM Chappell 1970-1976 47 84 5 3512 196 44.45 10 17 8 406 12
AR Border 1978-1980 15 28 3 1102 162 44.08 3 6 1 120 2
RB McCosker 1975-1979 23 42 5 1545 127 41.75 4 9 5 139 3
KJ Hughes 1977-1980 21 38 4 1389 130* 40.85 3 7 2 135 9
R Edwards 1972-1975 20 32 3 1171 170* 40.37 2 9 4 104 1
KD Walters 1970-1977 48 82 8 2968 250 40.10 7 19 1 323 14
GN Yallop 1976-1979 22 41 3 1488 167 39.15 4 6 1 141 1
KR Stackpole 1970-1974 27 50 2 1868 207 38.91 5 10 4 234 6
AP Sheahan 1970-1974 14 21 3 618 127 34.33 1 2 3 63 2
GM Wood 1978-1979 16 30 1 953 126 32.86 2 5 2 78 1
PM Toohey 1977-1980 17 28 1 886 122 32.81 1 7 3 80 4
RW Marsh 1970-1980 57 87 9 2464 132 31.58 3 12 6 261 17
A Turner 1975-1977 14 27 1 768 136 29.53 1 3 2 79 2
GJ Cosier 1975-1978 19 32 1 897 168 28.93 2 3 3 105 1
WM Darling 1978-1979 15 27 1 697 91 26.80 0 6 1 61 1
IC Davis 1973-1977 16 27 1 692 105 26.61 1 4 3 67 2
B Yardley 1978-1979 14 26 4 576 74 26.18 0 3 1 70 4
KJ O'Keeffe 1971-1977 26 34 9 644 85 25.76 0 1 3 53 1
CS Serjeant 1977-1978 13 23 1 522 124 23.72 1 2 4 62 1
GJ Gilmour 1973-1977 16 22 1 483 101 23.00 1 3 3 67 6
MHN Walker 1972-1977 35 43 13 586 78* 19.53 0 1 5 54 1
DK Lillee 1971-1980 36 44 14 497 73* 16.56 0 1 5 48 8
JR Thomson 1972-1979 36 46 9 433 49 11.70 0 0 11 44 4
AA Mallett 1970-1976 30 36 8 294 31 10.50 0 0 7 28 0
G Dymock 1974-1980 16 24 6 181 31* 10.05 0 0 6 18 0
RM Hogg 1978-1980 17 27 2 183 36 7.32 0 0 8 19 0
JD Higgs 1978-1980 17 27 12 92 16 6.13 0 0 3 4 0
AG Hurst 1974-1979 13 20 3 102 26 6.00 0 0 10 10 1

Minimum of 20 innings
Performances in matches that overlap decades are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Australia v West Indies at Melbourne, 2nd Test, Dec 29, 1979 - Jan 1, 1980 [Test # 867]
Australia v England at Perth, 1st Test, Dec 14-19, 1979 [Test # 864]
Australia v West Indies at Brisbane, 1st Test, Dec 1-5, 1979 [Test # 862]