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Media and Speeches

The Governor-General and/or Mrs Hurley speak at the majority of the events that they attend and a selection of speeches is published below. This is not a representation of all of the Governor-General’s speeches or remarks. To get a more holistic sense of the Governor-General and Mrs Hurley’s program, you can view a daily program here or follow the Governor-General on Facebook or Instagram

1 April 2021

The Allambee Club April Luncheon, Yass, NSW [Her Excellency Mrs Linda Hurley]

31 March 2021

Royal Australian Air Force Centenary Parade, Government House

29 March 2021

Launch of Shake It Up Australia Foundation's 'Pause 4 Parkinson's' campaign, Admiralty House

24 March 2021

26th National Schools Constitutional Convention [via Zoom]

23 March 2021

30 Squadron Consecration Parade, RAAF Base East Sale, Victoria

22 March 2021

Opening of the new Canberra PCYC Office and Training Facility, Fairbairn ACT

22 March 2021

Reception in honour of World Down Syndrome Day and 10th Anniversary for Down Syndrome Australia, Government House

18 March 2021

Launch of the Mustafa Kemal Ataturk Memorial Bursary, Government House

15 March 2021

Harmony Week message

15 March 2021

Citizenship Ceremony, Drummond Memorial Public School, Armidale NSW

10 March 2021

Launch of St John Ambulance Australia Automated External Defibrillator, Government House

8 March 2021

International Women's Day

8 March 2021

Her Majesty The Queen's Commonwealth Day message

2 March 2021

Presentation Ceremony for the John Monash Scholarship Recipients, Government House

24 February 2021

National Young Leaders Day event, Brisbane, QLD

23 February 2021

Citizenship Ceremony, Sydney Town Hall, NSW

22 February 2021

Opening of Hartley Lifecare Renaissance House, Chapman, ACT [Her Excellency Mrs Linda Hurley]

16 February 2021

Launch of Youth Insearch Foundation End Youth Suicide Campaign, Parliament House, Canberra

26 January 2021

National Flag Raising and Citizenship Ceremony, Parkes, ACT

26 January 2021

Australia Day 2021 Honours List