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.

20 September 2018

Berry Springs Primary School; Territory Wildlife Park; Humpty Doo Primary School; Charles Darwin University
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19 September 2018

Early Childhood Australia Reception
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18 September 2018

Credential ceremonies; Lunch for newly accredited Heads of Mission; School tour
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17 September 2018

Caller; Citizenship Ceremony and Youth Forum; School tours
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