Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Serle, Percival ( - 1951)

historian and university administrator


Percival Serle joined the Wallaby Club in 1937 and maintained his membership until his death in 1951. He was Chief Clerk and Accountant at the University of Melbourne. He edited the Dictionary of Australian Biography Two Volumes, 1949. He was the Honorary Bibliographer to the Melbourne Public Library.



1937 - 1951
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 139, additional references pages 61, 67, 72.

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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