Kobie Duncan is a Youth Ambassador for Just Reinvest NSW.
Kobie is 21 years old and was born and raised in Maroubra, Sydney. Kobie’s mob is the Yuin Nation from
the South coast and Gamilaroi people from Moree. He has been involved with Weave Youth and
Community Services through the Kool Kids Club Program since he was in primary school. Kobie believes that justice reinvestment is important to provide both services that guide young people and opportunities for them to reach their goals. As a talented musician, Kobie has written and performed original rap songs, including songs about justice reinvestment and the impact of incarceration on families and communities. In addition to rap, Kobie is a committed and successful boxer and held the NSW Featherweight title. He has presented at conferences and told his story at Change the Record forums, through media and in schools. He is a mentor for children and young people in his community. Kobie has recently signed with Bad Apples Record label.