Inside Jessica Rowe and Peter Overton’s “Yin and Yang” marriage

This adorable couple proves opposites attract!

When they first got married, Jessica Rowe and Peter Overton were Australian TV’s golden couple.

Flashforward to today, and while Jess is no longer working in television, she and Pete are still golden.

Just in April 2019, both Jess and Pete gushed to The Weekly about how much they love each other, describing their relationship as “Yin and Yang”.

“Petey grounds me. He says, ‘Okay, pussycat, just calm down, let’s organise this.’ Whereas with Petey, what I do for him is I lighten him. I know I drive him bananas in the sense that I’m messy; I don’t always think things through,” Jessica told us.

“But what I love about him is he lets me be me and he loves me as I am, and it makes me teary thinking about it.”

Peter echoed Jess’ comments, saying, “Yin and Yang, we very much balance.

“I keep everything moving, her mobiles are magically paid and the hail damaged car is fixed, all of that; but she brings just incredible warmth and commitment and unconditional love in every respect. She’s made me a better person.”

Who is Jessica Rowe married to?

As aforementioned, Jessica Rowe is married to journalist and news presenter Peter Overton. The couple began dating in 2001 and tied the knot in January 2004.

Are Jessica Rowe and Peter Overton still together?

Yes, Jess and Pete are still together. In January 2024, they celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary.

How many children do Jessica Rowe and Peter Overton have?

Jess and Pete share two daughters – Allegra and Giselle.

Here are some of the family’s sweetest moments together…


Jess and Pete were all smiles on their trip to New Zealand in February of this year.

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For their 20th anniversary in January 2024, Jess took to Instagram to share this snap and the lovely caption, “20 years ago today I made the best decision of my life! Happy anniversary my darling Petee.”

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The whole family enjoyed a trip to Paris (and Disneyland!) in December 2023.


Talk about a whirlwind trip! The family visited New York just before heading to Paris.


Jess and Pete are seriously supportive of each other’s careers. In August 2022, Jess penned a sweet tribute to her husband for achieving 30 years at the Nine Network. “Proud of my darling Petee,” she wrote.

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Christmas 2020, so sweet!


Jess, Pete and their beautiful daughters did a shoot with The Weekly in April 2019, this is one of the many beautiful shots.


Another snap from Jess and Pete’s shoot with The Weekly.

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Jess and Pete enjoyed a date night in 2013 at a Range Rover Sport launch event.

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The couple attended the 2005 ARIA Awards together.

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