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

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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.
 

23 October 2017

Ceremonial Welcome; Meeting with the President of the Republic of Lebanon; State lunch; Meeting with the President of the National Assembly
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22 October 2017

Egyptian Museum visit; Unknown Soldier Memorial wreath laying ceremony; Meeting with the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt; Welcome ceremony
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21 October 2017

Commonwealth War Graves visit; 75th Anniversary of the Battle of El Alamein service; President of the Arab Republic of Egypt meeting; President of the Arab Republic of Egypt reception; El Alamein Military Museum visit; Cairo welcome ceremony; Giza Pyramid Complex visit; Australian Embassy reception
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20 October 2017

Jordan Museum visit; Welcome ceremony; Multinational Force and Observers visit; Ambassador to the Arab Republic of Egypt Dinner
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