Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Bird, F.D.

CB, Hon FRCS(Eng)


Dr F. Bird was an original Wallaby Club member joining in 1894. He remained a member until 1902. He was a Lieutenant Colonel with the Royal Army Medical Corps in World War I, a lecturer in Surgery at the University of Melbourne, Honorary Surgeon to Melbourne Hospital, Surgeon to Metropolitan Fire Brigade, and Consultant to Queen Victoria Hospital.



1894 - 1902
Membership - Wallaby Club

Sources used to compile this entry: Attwood, Harold (ed.), The Centenary History of the Wallaby Club, Landscape Publications, Mont Albert, 1993. List of members page 131, additional references page 23.

Prepared by: Gavan McCarthy

A Private Club

The Wallaby Club is a Melbourne-based walking club established in 1894 with a strong bias towards good fellowship, talking and an appreciation of both the natural and built environments. Membership is strictly limited and is by invitation only.

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