Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Dexter, P. Merrick (Mick)

agricultural scientist


Mick Dexter joined the Wallaby Club in 1986. He was elected President in 2001 and developed the first database version of the Club's membership list and member profiles over the period 1989-2005. He trained as an agricultural scientist and was a marketing and staff manager with ICI and a personnel manager with Fibremakers Ltd. During World War II he was a Lieutenant with the RANVR (Royal Australian Naval Volunteer Reserve). In retirement, he is involved in bush regeneration in a suburuban environment. He is a son-in-law of Sir Macfarlane Burnet.



1986 -
Membership - Wallaby Club

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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 133, additional references pages 103, photographs pages 124..

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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