Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Vines, Robert G.



Dr Bob Vines joined the Wallaby Club in 1986. He was elected President in 1996 and was Editor of Card in 1995. He was a Senior Principal Research Scientist in several divisions of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and worked with them from 1940 till 1986. Amongst a variety of other activities, he spent some time on research into the behaviour of bushfires.



1986 -
Membership - Wallaby Club

Related Official Positions

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 141, additional references pages 97, photographs pages 128.

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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Dates and details of annual walks from 1894.