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Martha Stewart, played by Belinda Giblin in 2018.

Martha Stewart (nee Baldivis) was the first wife of Alf Stewart, and mother of Roo Stewart. Martha "died" in 1985 after drowning in a boating accident. Martha appeared in flashbacks to 1970 when Alf read her diary in 1989. Martha was played by Alison Mulvaney in 1989 and by Belinda Giblin in 2018.

In a 1988 episode, a photo of Martha with Alf was seen.



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Martha in a photo of her and Alf in about 1984.

Martha Baldivis was born in about 1949. Alf Stewart first met Martha Baldivis when she was 18 and they married soon after in April 1969. They had a daughter Roo, full first name Ruth, in 1970. Roo was their only child.

In 1985 Martha was alleged to have "died", in a boating accident. But in 2018 returns to the bay, and looking for Alf and her daughter Ruth. Alf tells Roo that Martha never drowned in 1985, in is out there somewhere.


Memorable infoEdit

Birthday: Unknown about 1949

Full Name: Martha Stewart (Nee Baldivis)

Martha's granddaughter Martha MacKenzie was named after her.


Even though she only appeared in flashbacks in Jan 1989, Martha is the character with the longest gap between appearances (6609 episodes).


Father Jack Baldivis

Mother Sarah Baldivis

Spouse Alf Stewart (1969-1985)

Children Roo Stewart (1970)

Grandchildren Martha MacKenzie

Distant relatives Mervin Baldivis

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