Peter Barter

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Sir Peter Barter
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Personal details
Born (1940-03-26) 26 March 1940 (age 76)
Sydney, Australia
Spouse(s) Janet Barter

Sir Peter Leslie Charles Barter, GCL, OBE (born 26 March 1940 (1940-03-26) (age 76)

) was Minister for Health and Bougainville Affairs in the Papua New Guinean Government and is active in the reconciliation movement in Bougainville.[1] He established the Melanesian Foundation in 1980, a not-for-profit organisation that invests in remote communities that have been hospitable to tourists. He was born in Sydney and attended Newington College (1952-1955) [2] before training as a commercial fixed wing and helicopter pilot and flying for Qantas.[3][4]


  1. ^ Sir Peter Barter joins Panguna planning process Retrieved 1 July 2016.
  2. ^ Newington College Register of Past Students 1863-1998 (Syd, 1999) pp10
  3. ^ Bloomberg Retrrieved 1 July 2016.
  4. ^ Newington Medalist 2009 Retrieved 1 July 2009.

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