DOB: 22 April, 1978
From: Claremont, Selection #45, 1996 National Draft
Number: 43 (1997 Reserves)
A two time Western Australian U18 state player, Gardiner was drafted after breaking into the Claremont seniors midway through 1996 and playing in the Colts premiership team later that year..
Gardiner only stayed at Melbourne for one season and returned to Claremont after being delisted at the end of 1997.
Coached Trinity Aquinas amateurs in 2009.
Age - 09/10/1997
Age - 24/10/1997