Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Mather, John ( - 1916)



John Mather joined the Wallaby Club in 1899 and maintained his membership until his death in 1916. He was a painter, etcher and art teacher. He was noted for painting the inside of the dome of the Exhibition Building in Carlton. He was also a Trustee of the National Gallery, Melbourne.



1899 - 1916
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 137, additional references page 8, 23, 24, 37.

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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