Peter COrones AM- Chairman
Peter is an experienced Gladstone businessman for some of 40 years.
Peter and his wife Kathy are owner-managers of Barney Beach Accommodation Centre – a quality 85-unit 4-star accommodation facility in the city.
Peter has spent a large part of his working life in community involvement and local government. He served as Mayor of the Gladstone City for 14 years and served in a number of major public roles across three decades. His civic duties included membership of a number of key Board and Authorities.
He helped found the regions primary promotional and development agency in 1983 – Gladstone Area Promotion and Development Limited and served as a past chairperson.
An enthusiastic promoter and advocate for the Gladstone Region, Peter has lengthy involvement in economic and industry development: tourism administration and promotion: and project and community facilitation.