Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Mitchell, Leonard ( - 1974)



Dr Leonard Mitchell joined the Wallaby Club in 1945 and maintained his membership until his death in 1974. He was elected President in 1953. He as an ophthalmologist. He was the father-in-law of Dr R. McC. Simpson, Grandfather of C. Simpson and a colleague of Dr J. Bignell.



1945 - 1974
Membership - Wallaby Club

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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 pages 60, 62, 72, 95, 96, 117, photographs pages 69, 70, 75.

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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