Peter Cooley

Peter Cooley

Peter grew up in the southern Sydney suburb of La Perouse and is a founding member of First Hand Solutions. He spent 20 years as a Diesel Mechanic as well as 10 years volunteering his time in his community running programs.

Peter started his award winning company Koori Communications & Training in 2005 running cultural programs for Aboriginal people and families throughout NSW and Queensland. Peter has spoken at a number of international conferences and been the recipient of a number of significant awards for his work in Aboriginal communities. He received a Future Summit leadership award in 2007 and the inaugural Premier’s Excellence award in 2009 for aboriginal education.

He continues to follow his passion of working with Aboriginal people and families by running cultural programs including camps.


Talkfest - Theatre Auditorium

Custodianship and Karmic Duty