In Memoriam: Robert Dickson
Australian Survivor castaway Robert Dickson died in a car crash on April 17, 2009, at age 45.

Robert "Rob" Dickson was the Sole Survivor of Australian Survivor (2002).

Australian Survivor

Voting History

Robert's Voting History
Episode Robert's
Voted Against
1 Tipara Tribe Immune
2 Tipara Tribe Immune
3 Tipara Tribe Immune
4 Jeff -
5 Tipara Tribe Immune
6 Tipara Tribe Immune
7 Caren Craig
8 Naomi Craig
9 Craig Craig
10 Lance -
11 Jane;
12 Sophie Katie, Sophie
13 Katie Individual Immunity
Joel Individual Immunity
Jury Votes
for Robert
Jane, Joel,
Lance, Naomi, Sophie
Sole Survivor, Day 39

^1 In Cockiness Comes to an End, the vote ended with a 3-3 tie between Jane and Joel, forcing a revote. Robert did not change his vote at the revote.



Robert Dickson and his 5-year-old son Byron died in a car accident while on holiday in South Africa on April 11, 2009. Dickson's oldest son, Gabriel, 8, died on April 15, 2009 while in hospital due to the injuries he suffered in the crash. [1]


  • Every person Rob voted for got voted off.
  • Rob was the first person to win Australian Survivor.
  • Rob was the first Sole Survivor to pass away.


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