Self Portrait of Colonel William Light, Adelaide Civic Collection.

Adelaide Town Hall: Colonel William Light

Glen Woodward tells the story of Colonel Wiliam Light’s remarkable life in the Colonel Light Room located in Adelaide Town Hall. Colonel William Light had a remarkable life moving from Malaya to England, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Egypt and then South Australia. From his life as a soldier, sailor and surveyor makes a wondrous story.

A small museum displays a collection of his possessions.


Presented by City of Adelaide