Deputy Mayor, Cr Megan Bridger-Darling

Stony Creek Ward Councillor

Cr Megan Bridger-Darling

About the Deputy Mayor, Cr Megan Bridger-Darling

Cr Megan Bridger-Darling was elected in 2019 following an extraordinary vacancy. Cr Bridger Darling has lived in Maribyrnong for 12 years and studied history at Victoria University and is an Intercultural Ambassador, a former swimming teacher, a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a long distance ocean swimmer, avid book and map collector and is learning Indonesian.

Cr Bridger-Darling is the current Deputy Mayor of Maribyrnong City Council.

Cr Bridger-Darling is a board member of Wombat’s Wish, a bereavement service for children who have lost a parent or guardian; BikeWest, a cycling and infrastructure advocacy group based in Melbourne’s West; and Gateway Community Services, a social support service for Melbourne’s West.  

Councillor appointments

Deputy Mayor, Cr Megan Bridger-Darling is Council's appointee to the:

  • Audit and Risk Advisory Committee
  • Chief Executive Officer Performance Review Committee
  • City Development Special Committee
  • Civic Awards Judging Panel
  • Heritage Advisory Committee (substitute)
  • Maribyrnong Reconciliation Action Plan Advisory Committee
  • Metropolitan Local Governments Waste Forum
  • Municipal Association of Victoria (substitute)
  • RoadSafe Westgate Community Road Safety Council
  • Victorian Local Governance Association (substitute)
  • Western Melbourne Tourism Board (substitute).