Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Mills, Stephen

CMG

Summary

Stephen Mills joined the Wallaby Club in 1914 and maintained his membership until 1943. He was Comptroller-General of Trade and Customs.

Details

'Stephen Mills, a member for 29 years, a scholarly man with a charming personality, resigned owing to the advance of the years. [in 1943] He had been Comptroller-General of Customs in succession to his old friend Sir Nicholas Lockyer, with whom he had also been a member of the now defunct Interstate Commission. He received the honour of C.M.G. in 1919. He was Vice-President in 1929, but was unable to accept the Presidency.'
J Woodburn, page 71

Events

1914 - 1943
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 71.

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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