Biographical entry Southby, R. ( - 1990)
Dr R. Southby joined the Wallaby Club in 1958 and maintained his membership until his death in 1990. He was elected President in 1964, was Treasurer 1970-1971 and was later awarded honorary life membership. He was a paediatrician and an Honorary Consulting Physician to the Royal Childrens Hospital. He was the father of Professor R.F. Southby and a brother-in-law of A.K. Dempster.
- 1958 - 1990
- 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 140, additional references pages 97, 106, 125, 126.
Prepared by: Gavan McCarthy
Created: 17 May 2007
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.
Dates and details of annual walks from 1894.