Councillor Bridgid O'Brien

Councillor Bridgid O'Brien 

Cr O’Brien was elected on Wednesday 8 May 2019 following the resignation of former councillor Mike McEvoy in April 2019. 

She has been on the organising committee of the Music from the Wetlands Festival, a community event, for many years.


Cr O'Brien can be contacted on 0439 302 590, 9205 5055 or email

All three Nicholls ward councillors can be emailed at


Her priorities for her term as a councillor include appropriately managing new development and protecting our natural environment. 


Cr O’Brien is currently on leave from a PhD in Biostatistics focusing on Aboriginal health, and is also studying Ornithology (the study of birds). 




  • Metropolitan Waste Management Forum
  • Metropolitan Transport Forum (substitute)