Sydney, NSW; Canberra, ACT

11 September 2017

On Monday 11 September 2017, at St Andrew’s Cathedral School, Sydney, the Governor-General, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) and Lady Cosgrove, as guests of the Head of St Andrew’s Cathedral and Gawura Schools, Dr John Collier, met with staff and students in recognition of the 10th anniversary of the founding of the Gawura School.

Afterwards, at Government House, Canberra, the Governor-General and Lady Cosgrove hosted a swearing-in ceremony at which the Governor-General administered the Oath of Office to the new Administrator of Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Ms Natasha Griggs.

Earlier, the Governor-General met with students from Marymount Primary School, QLD, as they undertook a tour of Government House as part of their visit to Canberra.