Daniel Bennett

Daniel is a landscape architect with over 18 years experience shaping better projects for our cities. Originally from Sydney, he has worked across Australia, Scotland, England, Wales and China. He is currently Adelaide City Council’s Landscape Architect and Associate Director for the City’s Design and Strategy, as well as a Director and National President of the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects.

Daniel is very good at working to incorporate living infrastructure as part of new major infrastructure projects. Daniel led the urban design team for the $2.2bn Sydney Light Rail project, the Capital Metro Light Rail Feasibility Study in Canberra and is leading the study for the City of Sydney into people and light rail safety as part of the George Street revolution.

Daniel’s work in landscape architecture and urban design spans all levels of government and is having excellent results in Adelaide, where he is engaging at the highest level with State Government agencies across a range of projects including Smart Move 2012-2022 and the Adelaide Design Manual.