Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Book, C.H.

Occupation
judge and lawyer

Summary

Judge C. Book joined the Wallaby Club in 1929 and maintained his membership until 1938. He was a Judge of the County Court. He was also President of the Baptist Union of Victoria in 1937, and elected a Deacon of the Collins Street Baptist Church in 1922. Furthermore he was also a Grand master of the Freemasons from 1942 to 1945, and an Eltham elderly persons home was named after him.

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Events

1929 - 1938
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 131, additional references pages 64.

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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