Ms Teagan Goolmeer

Teagan is a proud Arabunna descendant from Lake Eyre. She grew up in Newcastle (Awabakal country) and has recently moved to Port Macquarie with her young family. 

Teagan has worked in the community engagement and environmental sector for 15 years including in NSW, QLD and WA as well as at an international level as an ambassador to the World Indigenous Network. She believes the answer to the conservation issues facing Australia lie in the Indigenous-led use of Traditional Knowledge. 

Teagan has: a Bachelor of Education; Bachelor of Applied Science; and a Masters in Marine Science and Management. She is currently undertaking a PhD with the University of Melbourne.