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


to the official website of the Governor-General,
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.

13 July 2018

Beyondblue program launch; NAIDOC awards ceremony
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12 July 2018

Federal Executive Council; NAIDOC Week morning tea; Caller; Funeral
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11 July 2018

Credentials ceremony
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6 July 2018

European Australian Business Council meeting; Portuguese Military Museum visit; Mayor of Lisbon Lunch; Champalimaud Foundation visit; Reception for Australian community
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