Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Robertson, Allen W.D. ( - 1954)

Died
1954
Occupation
gynaecologist

Summary

Dr Allen Robertson joined the Wallaby Club in 1905 and maintained his membership until his death in 1954. He was President in 1921 and Honorary Secretary 1909-1954: quite outstanding. He was a gynaecologist and Honorary Consulting Surgeon at the Women's Hospital, Melbourne. He was also Chairman of the Australian Cricket Board of Control and the International Cricket Board of Control.

Details

Events

1905 - 1954
Membership - Wallaby Club

Related Official Positions

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 139, additional references page 6, 12, 21, 28, 31, 35, 37, 39, 40, 44, 62, 64, 74, 82, 83, 86, 88, 94, 95, 96, 103, 105, 113, 114, 118, 121, 123, 125, 126, photographs page 14, 42, 52, 69, 70.

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.

Browse Entries

Browse Walks

Dates and details of annual walks from 1894.

Walks