|Name||Peter Howard Toyne|
|Address||Shop 9, Coles Complex Bath Street|
Alice Springs, 0870, Australia
|| 00, 1946
|Last Modifed||User 215|
Mar 04, 2005 01:56am
|Info||Peter Howard Toyne has been the MLA for Stuart, Central Australia NT, since 1996. |
Peter was educated in Victoria, and has achieved the qualifications of Master of Science (Pathology) at University of Melbourne (1971), and Diploma in Education at the University of Melbourne (1972). He has also part completed the qualification of Doctor of Philosophy (Education).
Peter has previously been involved in the establishment of the Tanami Network (1990-1994); was responsible for all programs, pre-school to adult education, Yuendumu (1987-1993); an Adult Educator at Yuendumu TAFE; involved in establishing Warlukurlangu Artists marketing co-operative and Warlpiri Media Association (1983-1986); a Community Adviser Urapuntja Council, Utopia (1981-1982); Founder of Kensington Community School, Victoria (1976-1980); and a Teacher of biology, science and maths, at Flemington High School, Victoria (1973-1975).
Peter was born in 1946 and is married to Theodora; they have a daughter and son.
He is an ex-Champion professional athlete; his professional running credits include two thirds in the Stawell Gift, Five Victorian State Championships over 400 and 800 metres, and World Records over 550 metres and 600 yards. His record includes more than thirty final wins.