Born in PNG before moving to Australia where he went to renown rugby nursery The Southport School, Pettowa went on to represent Australian Schoolboys and followed that up by having consecutive years playing for the Australian Under 20s.
A strong and powerful front rower, Pettowa made his Super Rugby debut for the Queensland Reds in 2015. His set piece and ball skills are unrivaled for his age and he is expected to be a big part of the Queensland Reds for the 2016 Super Rugby season
Position: Loosehead Prop
International Honours: Australian Schoolboys, Australian Under 20s
Current Club: Queensland Reds
Hobbies: Eating contests, Travelling