Governor-General hosts reception for The College of Nursing

9 November 2011

The Governor-General launched a new book, "Australia's Controversial Matron: Gwen Burbidge and Nursing Reform" during a reception for The College of Nursing at Admiralty House, Sydney.

Ms Bryce welcomed guests and congratulated author Dr Judith Godden for her work, describing it as an "outstanding contribution to Australian nursing history".

Later, the Governor-General and Mr Michael Bryce met guests including project supporter Mr Richard Burbidge QC and Australian Defence Force medical personnel.

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