Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Dempster, A.K. ( - 1994)

business man and engineer


A. Dempster joined the Wallaby Club in 1979 and maintained his membership until his death in 1994. He was elected President in 1989 and was Treasurer 1982-1987. He was a 'repetition and general' engineer who was the proprietor of an electroplating business for 29 years. He was a brother of R. Dempster, father-in-law of C. Berry and a brother-in-law of Dr R. Southby.



1979 - 1994
Membership - Wallaby Club


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  • Berry, C.

    . . . C. Berry was a son-in-law of A.K. Dempster . . .

  • Southby, R. ( - 1990)

    . . . A.K. Dempster was a brother-in-law of Dr R. Southby . . .

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 132, additional references pages 126, photographs pages 124, 128, 129.

Prepared by: Gavan McCarthy

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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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