Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Druce, Peter ( - 2007)

archaeologist and solicitor


Peter Druce joined the Wallaby Club in 2002 and maintained his membership until his untimely death in 2007. He trained in law and was a solicitor with Druce and Emmerson (1967-1998). He was also a Melbourne City Councillor (1972-1978), with the VCAT Planning Division (1979-1993), and a member of the Library Council of Victoria. In later life he was also an archaeology student. He was a rower and a hill stroller. He was briefly a member of the Wallaby Club Committee and maintained his active membership until he was overcome by lung cancer - a surprising illness for a non-smoker.



2002 - 2007
Membership - Wallaby Club

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.