Biographical entry Mills, Stephen
Stephen Mills joined the Wallaby Club in 1914 and maintained his membership until 1943. He was Comptroller-General of Trade and Customs.
'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
- 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
Created: 12 April 2007
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.
Dates and details of annual walks from 1894.