Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Hornabrook, R.W. ( - 1951)

Died
1951
Occupation
anaesthetist

Summary

Dr R. Hornabrook joined the Wallaby Club in 1910 and maintained his membership until his death in 1951. He was President in 1924, Walks Secretary 1925-1932. He was an anaesthetist and held the positions of Honorary Anaesthetist at the Eye and Ear Hosptial, the Women's Hospital and the Dental Hospital. He served during the South African War and as a Naval Surgeon during World War I, Asian Specialist [?].

Details

Events

1910 - 1951
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 135, additional references page 32, 37, 39, 44, 45, 62, 65, 72, 83, 88, 108, photographs page 21, 52, 58.

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