Bradley was born in Ipswich, Queensland Australia, and grew up in Brisbane and on the Gold Coast where he studied carpentry and joinery. In 1987 he moved to Vanuatu to work on rebuilding projects after Cyclone Uma and he now lives in Luganville, Santo, with his wife Ruth, daughter and two sons. Bradley is the managing director of Santo Hardware, a leading hardware store in the northern town, with a great passion to help develop local communities. He has been instrumental in the development of Luganville and widely involved in community works. He was recently awarded the Paul Harris fellow certificate of recognition by Rotary International for his efforts and support with rebuilding a school after cyclone PAM. He was also a recipient of the Silver Jubilee medal from the President of Vanuatu in recognition for his contributions towards the development of Vanuatu. He remains a committed individual very passionate in helping Santo and Vanuatu preserve the WWII history of Vanuatu.