Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Deakin, Alfred


Alfred Deakin joined the Wallaby Club in 1899 but was able only to mainatin his membership until 1900. He was later Prime Minister of Australia. He was also the father-in-law of Sir David Rivett.



1899 - 1900
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 132, additional references page 23, 25, 26.

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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Dates and details of annual walks from 1894.