Peter has been involved in Recreational Fishing Rights since 2000 and is currently Vice President of the New Zealand Sports Fishing Council and Director of the Sports Fishing Council's public outreach initiative 'LegaSea'. Peter was on the committee of the Tauranga Sports Fishing Club from 1995 where he organised and compered the fishing contests until 2000. In 1999 he started a three year tenure as president. He is now a life member of the club.
Peter is based in Tauranga and has been a member of the New Zealand Sport Fishing Council Board for over 17 years as a delegate and latterly Vice President. His distinctive leadership style ensure efficient development of fisheries management submissions and policy documents, and delivery of regular updates for members and supporters.