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.

16 March 2018

Governor-General Banner Consecration Parade; St Patrick’s Day lunch
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15 March 2018

Federal Executive Council; Prime Minister of Vietnam meeting; 45th Anniversary of diplomatic relations reception
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14 March 2018

Republic of India farewell ceremony
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13 March 2018

South Indian captains of industry lunch; Indian Coast Guard Vessel Shaurya visit; Australian Alumni Association-India community reception
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