Our People


The Saltwater Country Inc. committee members come from diverse backgrounds with skills developed both domestically and internationally. The Committee consists of member that have lived and worked in remote and Indigenous communities across the Kimberley and Western Australia. It is through such engagement we have come to recognize the connection people have to the pastoral industry and sports of Rodeo & Campdrafting along with its ability to facilitate positive change. The desire to benefit the community at a variety of levels will continue to push the Saltwater Country Inc. team to grow Saltwater Country Inc. for many years to come.

Consists of people whose professional skill set, passion for affecting positive change in the community and work ethic aligns with Saltwater Country Inc.’s objectives.

    Cara Peak


    Cara is a Yawuru/Bunuba woman and founder of Saltwater Country Inc.

      Adele Peek

      Vice Chairperson

      Adele, is a Yawuru/Bunuba woman and founding member of Saltwater Country Inc.

        Cherry Lawton


        Cherry Lawton is a born & bred Broome local passionate about positive social change in the community.

          Divina D’Anna


          Divina D’Anna is a Bard, Nimanburru and Yawuru woman with Kija connections born and raised in the Kimberley.

            Ronald Wade Snr

            Committee Member

            Ronald Wade Snr is a Yawuru man who has worked in the Pastoral and Rodeo Industries across the country.

              Leith Barnes

              Committee Member

              Leith is a Jabirr Jabirr man, based in Broome with his young family. He possesses a life long connection to the land and the Kimberley Regio

                Pia Nock

                Volunteer Specialist

                Pia Nock is a Community Development Practitioner with a passion for Broome and it's people.

                Photo: Streets Jetty, Broome ©Photo supplied by Tourism Western Australia