Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Ievers, R.L.


R. Ievers joined the Wallaby Club in 1903 and maintained his membership until 1910. 'The family developed a successful real estate business and the family home Mont Ievers was in Royal Parade, Parkville; numerous streets in Carlton and Parkville bear the family name. With his brothers and friends he founded the Beefsteak Club in 1886. He supported numerous charities and was a member of the Homeopathic Hospital (the predecessor of Prince Henry's Hospital) for 19 years and was on the Committee of Management of the Austin Hospital (1892-1903).' [Source ?]



1903 - 1910
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 135.

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.