Who is on the Australian Two Dollar note?

Australia puts famous or historically significant Australian identities on its banknotes.

The first and only design of the Australian Two Dollar note was first issued in 1966 and had John Macarthur (Pioneer sheep breeder) on the obverse/front and William James Farrer (Pioneer of wheat breeding) on the reverse/back.

The Two Dollar note was progessively withdrawn from circulation in 1988, after the introduction of the Two Dollar coin.