Homepage Find out about the Governor-General Watch the Governor-General's Australia Day address - "we have every reason to be optimistic about our future because at our core we are a good people." The Governor-General encourages Australians to consider nominating an outstanding woman for recognition through the Order of Australia. The Governor-General and Mrs Hurley attended the Anzac Day Dawn Service in Darwin. The Governor-General has announced the March 2021 Bravery List Connect with the Governor-General's office Nominate someone for an award in the Order of Australia. Nominations can be submitted at any time during the year. Receive a congratulatory message from Her Majesty The Queen and the Governor-General. Follow the Governor-General on Facebook or Instagram.