Councillor Bridget Kennedy




Art and Design, sustainable environments and communities, sailing, gardening, permaculture.


First lived in Lane Cove in 1987 and returned in 2001. 2018 Lane Cove Citizen of the Year.

Why I stood for Council

A committed and passionate advocate for people and the environment, I devote my spare time to initiatives that foster community connection. I ran for council because I want to serve and truly represent Lane Cove and am ready to be a participant rather than a bystander. 


  • Instigator and co-founder, Sydney Library of Things
  • Instigator and co-founder, Sydney Edible Garden Trail
  • Founding member, Repair Café Sydney North
  • Board Member, World Crafts Council Australia (Treasurer)
  • Member, Lane Cove Bushland and Conservation Society

Previous Affiliations

  • Board Member, Australian Design Centre
  • Committee Member, Jewellers and Metalsmiths Group Australia (NSW)