Posted: May 7th, 2013
Mr Peter Windie is Co-Chairperson – Yamatji Region of the Board of Directors and Chairperson of the Yamatji Regional Committee for Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal Corporation (YMAC). YMAC is the native title representative body for the Yamatji and Pilbara regions of Western Australia.
Peter is a Thudgari man who played an integral leadership role in his peoples’ Native Title Determination in 2009. He was also an applicant on the combined Thiin-Mah Warriyangka Tharrkari Jiwarli native title claim, determined in 2019.
Peter lives in Gascoyne Junction in Western Australia, and is a well-respected community leader in the region. In early 2020, he was appointed Director to Pilbara Solar, a renewable energy company which develops commercial renewable energy projects that offer an equity position for Traditional Owners..
Peter became a Director of the National Native Title Council in 2018. He is passionate about Country and the depth Aboriginal people are spiritually connected to the land.