His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) and Her Excellency Lady Cosgrove.


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His Excellency General the Honourable
Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd)

Since 1901, the Governor-General has played an important role in Australian national life.  This website provides information about the Governor-General’s constitutional, ceremonial and community responsibilities, and his role as Commander-in-Chief of the Australian Defence Force.  You will also find information about the Office of the Official Secretary to the Governor-General, including the Honours and Awards Secretariat, and details of the Governor-General’s program, photographs, speeches and media releases.

26 May 2017

National Indigenous Youth Parliament reception
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25 May 2017

British High Commission memorial service; Ceremonial Welcome and State Lunch for the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
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24 May 2017

2017 National Simultaneous Storytime; Indonesian Australian Alumni Association (IKAHAN) lunch; 2017 Africa Day reception
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23 May 2017

Arts for Recovery, Resilience, Teamwork and Skills Program visit; Address in Reply; Call by the Prime Minister
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