Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Read, F.M. ( - 1977)

agricultural scientist and public servant


F. Read joiend the Wallaby Club in 1940 and maintained his membership until 1976. He was elected President in 1951 and was Editor of Card 1947 to 1960. He was Director of Agriculture for the State of Victoria.



1940 - 1976
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 139, additional references pages 71, 97, photographs pages 69, 70.

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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