Founded in 1934, C.R. Kennedy is Australia's largest independent importer and distributor of photographic equipment. C.R. Kennedy values long term business relationships, and is the first and oldest international distributor of Pentax, beginning in 1954.
This is not our first venture in this industry: C.R. Kennedy imported firearms and several other related accessories in the early years of the company.
C.R. Kennedy is determined to establish positive and long-lasting relationships with all our new suppliers. In our other divisions, we have partnerships with suppliers now nearing their 60th year. We see value in working with companies with a strong business acumen and a long history of success.
C.R.Kennedy holds both firearm dealer’s and dangerous goods licenses, and now represent leading suppliers in firearms, ammunition, and firearm related accessories.
It is our intention to quickly grow this latest division, building it to become a major part of our business. Our divisional managers have many years’ experience in the industry. As we add to our portfolio of brands, we will continue to put the right people in place to best support this vibrant new division
Our head office and main warehouse is located in Melbourne with branch offices and warehouses in Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Perth and Sydney.
C.R. Kennedy (NZ) Ltd. is based in Auckland and offers full representation throughout New Zealand Through this network C.R. Kennedy provides full distribution and representation throughout the Australasian region.
C.R. Kennedy continues to expand into new markets. Hunting and outdoor is the latest. This new division will see more lines added as we grow this market
C.R. Kennedy also imports and distributes Surveying, Medical and Surveillance products. For more information please see the following sites: