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His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) and Her Excellency Lady Cosgrove.

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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.
 

25 April 2017

ANZAC Day dawn service; Isurava Memorial; Kokoda visit; Australia Awards Scholarship presentation; Mixed netball exhibition match; Australian High Commissioner reception; Dinner for Australian High Commission staff
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23 April 2017

The Royal Humane Society of Australasia 2016 Clarke Gold Medal presentation ceremony
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22 April 2017

Call from the Vice President of the United States; Lunchtime reception in honour of the Vice President of the United States; Citizenship ceremony; Order of Australia Association's annual dinner and Foundation Awards presentations
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21 April 2017

2017 Super Rugby Season Waratahs v Southern Kings match
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