Contact Cr Peter Cumming

Wynnum Manly Ward

Peter Cumming has been the Councillor for the Wynnum Manly Ward since March 1994.

Peter has degrees in Economics and Law (with Honours) from the University of Queensland. He also completed a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Queensland Institute of Technology.

Before joining Council, Peter was a solicitor specialising in litigation.

Peter's achievements as Councillor for the Wynnum Manly Ward include:

  • the continuing upgrade of parks in the Ward
  • traffic improvements
  • sewerage upgrades
  • the annual Australia Day celebrations on the Esplanade near the Bandstand.

Peter presently is Leader of the Opposition in Council. Peter is Opposition Spokesperson on the Council’s Finance Committee and a member of the Council’s Public and Active Transport Committee. He is married with three children, enjoys playing table tennis and is a member of the Wynnum Table Tennis Association here he assists with publicity.

Peter has coached junior soccer teams for ten years and continues to do so. His other interests include economics and legal issues. He provides practical support for several charity organisations.