Peter Lynch


Peter Lynch is a leading mining executive with more than 21 years experience in the resources industry. Formerly the president and chief executive officer of Waratah Coal, a progressive mining company he established in 2006 with projects in NSW and Queensland, including the development of what will be one of Australia’s Largest mining projects, the Galilee Coal Project. Mr Lynch has a strong reputation in the Resources industry as a results orientated leader, and he was the overall Project Manager of the Oaky North Mine Project Completed under budget and on time for $ 238 Million. 

 In addition to his resource background, Mr Lynch has successfully developed several small and medium scale property development projects in the past in Mackay and Rockhampton. He is also a passionate aviator, has his own privately owned twin engine aircraft and has a Private Pilot Licence. Having visited and holidayed in Evans Head for many years, Mr Lynch is committed to retaining the local values and natural beauty of the Evans Head Township, inlcuding the Memorial Aerodrome.