Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Richards, S. Maxwell




Dr Max Richards joined the Wallaby Club in 2010. A geologist, Max has had a career in earth sciences, mining industry, science and technology. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technology, Science and Engineering, the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Geological Society of Australia. Max was a Board member of CSIRO, ANSTO and AMIRA. He is currently Chairman, School of Botany Foundation, University of Melbourne and Chairman, Advisory Board, Ian Wark Research Institute, University of South Australia. He is a Distinguished Alumni, University of New England and has an Honorary Doctorate, University of South Australia. Max was awarded the Centenary Medal and the Institute Medal, AUSIMM.



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Membership - Wallaby Club

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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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