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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

14 March 2022

Commonwealth Day - Platinum Jubilee Year

11 March 2022

A message of support from His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales

8 March 2022

Celebrating International Women's Day

3 March 2022

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Australia 50th anniversary Reception, Government House

24 February 2022

Centenary Reception for The Smith Family, Admiralty House

23 February 2022

Launch of 'Playing their part: Vice-Regal Consorts of NSW 1788-2019', Government House Sydney [Her Excellency Mrs Linda Hurley]

19 February 2022

80th anniversary of the sinking of USS Peary

19 February 2022

80th Anniversary of the bombing of Darwin, Darwin NT

16 February 2022

Presentation Ceremony, General Sir John Monash Foundation 2022 Scholarships, Government House

13 February 2022

Bangka Day Memorial Service, St Mary's, South Australia

11 February 2022

Australian Red Cross 2021 Florence Nightingale Medal Presentation Ceremony, Government House

7 February 2022

Youth Insearch Reception and Leaders' Graduation Ceremony, Admiralty House

7 February 2022

Reception for the Black Dog Institute, Admiralty House

6 February 2022

Celebrating The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

6 February 2022

Accession Day Service on the occasion of the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, St Paul’s Anglican Church, Manuka

31 January 2022

Opening of the new University of Wollongong Dubai Campus, United Arab Emirates

29 January 2022

Official Ceremony for Australia Day, 'Expo 2020 Dubai', United Arab Emirates

26 January 2022

Australia Day Address

26 January 2022

Australia Day event and Citizenship Ceremony, Crookwell, NSW

26 January 2022

Australia Day 2022 Honours List