John Fernside

John Fernside is an Australian actor who worked extensively on stage and screen from the 1910s through to 1950s. He is best remembered for co-starring with Chips Rafferty in two popular Australian films of the 1940s, The Overlanders (1946) and Bush Christmas (1947).[1]

Fernside was born in Perth, Western Australia and worked his way up through the theatre.[2]

Select film credits


  1. "HOLLYWOOD LETTER". The Advocate. Burnie, Tas.: National Library of Australia. 18 April 1947. p. 8. Retrieved 27 October 2014.
  2. "John Fernside as Jimmy in De Luxe Annie". The Sunday Times. Sydney: National Library of Australia. 26 January 1919. p. 14. Retrieved 27 October 2014.
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