Veteran Australian broadcast journalist and television presenter, Peter Overton was born in Sydney, Australia.
He attended Lane Cove Public School and North Sydney Boys High School.
He earned a Bachelor of Economics degree from Macquarie University.
Peter plays the tuba, an instrument he learned to play while at Lane Cove Public School.
Overton’s first media job was with Seven Network as a sports reporter.
He later joined Nine Network as a reporter for Nine News.
He serves in Royal Australian Air Force as a specialist reserve public affairs officer and is of the rank of a Wing Commander.
Overton is the patron of the MonSTaR Foundation.
He is married to a fellow journalist Jennifer Rowe and they have two daughters; Allegra Overton and Giselle Overton.
Peter Overton Parents & Siblings: Dr John Overton, Rebecca Overton
Dr. John Overton is the father of Peter Overton while Rebecca is his sister.
Dr. Overton worked at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead.
He is an Associate Professor of anesthetics at the University of Sydney.
There is however no information about Rebecca Overton who has led a very quiet life thus far.