Next on the new list was Westfield boss Frank Lowy, 87, whose shopping centre fortune was worth .4 billion.
Ms Rinehart's daughters Bianca and Ginia Rinehart, John Hancock, and Hope Welker collectively came in at number five, sharing in .5 billion.
The youngest on the list were tech whiz-kids Scott Farquhar and Mike Cannon-Brookes, both 37, with .42 billion each.
Their software firm Atlassian this year started working with Tesla boss Elon Musk to build the world's biggest lithium-ion battery in South Australia.
Dancing is another talent that often overcomes looks. these are all incredibly attractive skills to have to be sure, but they’re hardly the end-all, be-all of attraction. Someone who makes you feel good, who is fun to be around, is going to be in demand as a lover, far more so than someone who is pretty, but distant and unapproachable. The nobody would never be able to keep up with him, relate to him, or otherwise be part of his life the way that Angelina (or Jennifer Anniston or any of his other exes) could. Brad Pitt is a working actor; this puts him in a see the months of living in the ass-end of nowhere when filming on location, spending time away from one’s family and friends, the 4 AM call times, the fourteen-to-twenty hour days, the mind numbing tedium between takes and the unending press junkets to promote the film after it’s finished.I know women who can’t get past Tyrese Gibson’s five-head, George Clooney’s head-wobble or the fact that Kit Harrington probably uses more product than they do.There are guys who get serious wood for Rebel Wilson.It’s a self-reinforcing story; we don’t accept the idea that someone who looks like Lena Dunham could score with a guy who looks like Patrick Wilson because we never see it in the media.We never see it in the media because nobody accepts the idea that it could happen and so like an oroborous with an eating disorder, the cycle perpetuates itself.A notable omission from the list was Glencore chief Ivan Glasenberg who according to the AFR Rich List doubled his wealth to .85 billion.