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The Brian Nadilo Reserve commemorates Brian Nadilo who was a Councillor for the City of Glenelg and the City of Holdfast Bay from 1969 to 2003.




Address:Moseley Square, Brian Nadilo Reserve, in front of Glenelg SLSC, Glenelg, 5045
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.979012
Long: 138.511124
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local
Approx. Event Start Date:1969
Approx. Event End Date:2003


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 24th September, 2008
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Brian Nadilo Reserve - Ngutinilla

Unveiled Sunday 24 September 2008

Hon Jane Lomax-Smith
Minister for Tourism
Minister for Education & Childrens Services
Minister for the City of Adelaide

Ken Holland Mayor

Rob Donaldson Chief Executive Officer

This reserve is named in honour of Brian Nadilo

Glenelg Resident
Councillor, City of Glenelg 1869 to 1989
Mayor, City of Glenelg 1988 to 1997
Mayor, City of Holdfast Bay 1997 to 2008

This reserve is named Ngutinilla meaning `Ngutinai`s Place`

Ngutinai was the Kaurna man who was invited aboard ship (anchored in Holdfast Bay) to help celebrate New Year`s Day 1st January 1887 following the Proclamation of the Colony of South Australia in Glenelg on 28 December 1836.


Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au