English name: Light Square.
Colonel William Light (1786-1839) was the first Surveyor-General of South Australia responsible for the development of the 1837 Adelaide Plan.
Kaurna name: Wauwi.
Wauwi was the wife of Kadlitpina (a Kaurna Elder at the time of European settlement)
Features: Colonel Light’s grave and memorial, the Pride Walk (acknowldging the diversity of the LGBTIQ community), and public artworks including:
Bert Flugelman's "The Knot" (1975)
Richard's Tipping's "The Eternal Question" (1982); and
Ieva Pocius's statue (1986) of women's suffrage pioneer Catherine Helen Spence
Bisected (east-west) by Grenfell Street, Light Square is on the north-south route of Morphett Street