Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Joynt, W.D.

Victoria Cross

author and publisher


W.D. Joynt joined the Wallaby Club in 1976 and maintained his membership until 1978. He was awared a Victoria Cross in World War I and also served in World War II achieving the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He was Chairman and/or Governing Director of W.D. Joynt and Company Pty Ltd, Dominion Press, Colarts Studios and Chartwell Press. He was a foundation member of the Legacy Club, and an author.



1976 - 1978
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 135.

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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