Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Stawell, Richard R.

Sir

Summary

Sir Richard Stawell joined the Wallaby Club in 1899 and maintained his membership until 1903. Stawell was a physician and the inaugural President of the Royal Australian College of Physicians. He was President of the Royal Melbourne Hospital and President of the Victorian Branch of the British Medical Association. The Stawell Oration was created in his honour. He served in World War I.

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1899 - 1903
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 140, 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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