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Year 10: Term 4: Australian Companies

Databases and Newspapers

Report Template for Students

Graphic In-Text Referencing

Referencing Tips

Australian Companies Ranking

Top Companies from Australia as of Apr. 01, 2022 (Disfold)
Largest Australian Companies by Market Capitalisation (Companies Market Cap)
Top 10 Australian Companies (Firms World)
1. BHP
2. Woolworths
3. Commonwealth Bank
4. Westpac
5. Coles
6. ANZ Bank
7. NAB Bank
8. Wesfarmers
9. Telstra
10. AMP

The 20 largest companies by market capitalisation (ASX 20 List)

ONESearch Database Explorer

The ENTIRE collection of resources provided by the BBC Birtles Library can be searched on ONE single, powerful search platform, which retrieves print books, eBooks, database articles and websites. Click HERE for assistance.

MyBib Referencing Generator

Manage your bibliography using "MyBib" - Referencing - LibGuides at  Melbourne High School

MyBib is an online referencing generator to help you with in text references and your List of References.


  • Sign up for an account so that it will store the references for your assignment. Add it to your bookmark bar to find it quickly.
  • Install the Chrome extension to make your referencing even faster.
  • Make sure everything in your Reference List has a corresponding In-Text citation in the body of your essay.

Other Australian Public Companies

A2 Milk Company 

AGL Energy
Bega Cheese 
Coles Group 
Crown Resorts 
Flight Centre 
Harvey Norman 
JB HiFi 
TPG Telecom 
Wam (Wilson Asset Management) 

IbisWorld Company Information

IbisWorld concentrates on Australian industries, so you need to know what industry your company is involved in. These are some of the largest:

Mining Industry - Major Companies 
  • BHP
  • RioTinto
  • Fortescue
  • Woodside
  • Chevron
  • Hancock
  • Glencore
  • Shell
  • Exxon Mobil
Banking industry -> Finance Industry - Major Companies
  • NAB
  • Westpac
  • ANZ
  • Commonwealth Bank
Supermarkets and Grocery Stores - Major Companies
  • Woolworths
  • Coles
  • Aldi
Telecommunications - Major Companies
  • NBN
  • Telstra
  • TPG
  • SingTel Optus
Information Technology

​​​​​​​Internet Service Providers - Major Companies

  • Telstra
  • Vocus
  • SingTel Optus
  • TPG Telecom
Buy Now, Pay Later - Major Companies
  • Afterpay
  • Zip Co
  • Humm

Casinos in Australia - Major Companies

  • Crown Resorts
  • Star Entertainment

Petroleum Product Wholesaling in Australia - Major Companies

  • Ampol
  • Exxon Mobil
  • Viva Energy
  • BP Australia

BBC Information Skills Tracking 2022