Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Brownbill, E.H.

Occupation
engineer

Summary

E. Brownbill joined the Wallaby Club in 1952 and maintained his membership until 1978. He was elected President in 1960. He was an engineer and Chairman of the Victorian Railways Commissioners. He introduced the blue carriages to suburban railways - they were know as Brownbill Trains. He was a Lieutenant Colonel in World War II.

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Events

1952 - 1978
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 131, additional references pages 73, 97, photographs pages 75, 84.

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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