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25-May-2017
25-May-2017

Photographs supplied by Father Ted Doncaster

The park commemorates Swan Valley Mayor, Charles "Charlie"  Gregorini, who died in 2003 aged 62.  

Charlie Gregorini was a longstanding Mayor of the City of Swan.  His long period of service to local government dated back to his election to the former Shire of Swan in 1977. Charlie was highly respected in his community and indeed across Western Australia.  He was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in 1988 for his personal contribution to local government.

Cr Gregorini was a former Chair of the Local Government Advisory Board, a primary statutory body that advises the Local Government Minister in WA.  He exercised leadership on a number of occasions in the development of reviews into the operation of local government in this State.

He was operating the tractor on his Swan View property when it rolled onto its side, killing him.

Location

Address:Library Avenue, Charles Gregorini Memorial Park, Ellenbrook, 6083
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.784297
Long: 115.963536
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local
Monument Designer:Jessica Jubb (Sculpture)

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2011
Front Inscription

Charlie Gregorini Memorial Reserve

Sculpture by Jessica Jubb 2011

Source: MA
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