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.

18 February 2018

Charles Sturt University School of Engineering visit; Bathurst civic reception; War Memorial Carillon visit; Commemorative Service for nurses
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16 February 2018

HMAS Hobart visit
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14 February 2018

Ronald McDonald House Westmead official opening
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13 February 2018

Supporters of Ronald McDonald House Westmead reception
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