Most five-wickets-in-an-innings
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
DK Lillee 1971-1980 36 68 9492 4367 184 6/26 11/123 23.73 2.76 51.5 12 4
JR Thomson 1972-1979 36 63 7240+ 3767+ 152 6/46 9/105 24.78* 3.12* 47.6* 6 0
MHN Walker 1972-1977 35 64 10094 3792 138 8/143 8/143 27.47 2.25 73.1 6 0
RM Hogg 1978-1980 17 27 3450+ 1434+ 64 6/74 10/122 24.30* 2.49* 58.4* 4 1
G Dymock 1974-1980 16 25 4094+ 1555+ 62 7/67 12/166 26.35* 2.27* 69.3* 4 1
GJ Gilmour 1973-1977 16 29 2461+ 1315+ 54 6/85 9/157 26.30* 3.20* 49.2* 3 0
AA Mallett 1970-1976 30 53 6507+ 2600+ 91 8/59 9/111 29.21* 2.39* 73.1* 3 0
AN Connolly 1970-1971 5 9 1502 603 21 6/47 7/109 28.71 2.40 71.5 2 0
RAL Massie 1972-1973 6 11 1739 647 31 8/53 16/137 20.87 2.23 56.0 2 1
AG Hurst 1974-1979 13 22 2870+ 1137+ 43 5/28 9/155 27.07* 2.37* 68.3* 2 0
JD Higgs 1978-1980 17 27 3703+ 1615+ 51 7/143 8/190 32.30* 2.61* 74.0* 2 0
MF Malone 1977-1977 1 2 342 77 6 5/63 6/77 12.83 1.35 57.0 1 0
TJ Laughlin 1978-1978 3 6 516 262 6 5/101 5/135 43.66 3.04 86.0 1 0
TJ Jenner 1970-1975 9 16 1881 749 24 5/90 6/123 31.20 2.38 78.3 1 0
KD Walters 1970-1977 48 47 2201 946 38 5/66 7/89 24.89 2.57 57.9 1 0
JW Gleeson 1970-1972 12 21 3758 1502 36 5/125 8/186 41.72 2.39 104.3 1 0
GS Chappell 1970-1980 56 57 3868+ 1416+ 34 5/61 5/61 41.64* 2.19* 113.7* 1 0
KJ O'Keeffe 1971-1977 26 42 5034+ 1927+ 53 5/101 6/106 37.78* 2.29* 98.7* 1 0

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]