Biographical entry Matheson, J.A. Louis
KBE, CMG, FTS
- civil engineer and university administrator
Sir Louis Matheson joined the Wallaby Club in 1963 and maintained his membership until 1973. He was a civil engineer and Vice Chancellor of Monash University 1959-1976. He was also Chairman of the Australian Science and Technology Council and a Member of the Royal Commission into the failure of Kings Bridge.
- 1963 - 1973
- 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 137, additional references pages 106.
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.