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


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.

13 August 2018

Caller; Legacy Canberra monthly meeting
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9 August 2018

RAAF Base Scherger visit; Official welcome; Tagai State School visit; Queensland TAFE Thursday Island campus visit; Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School visit; 51st Battalion Far North Queensland Regiment visit; Green Hill Fort and Museum visit; Civic reception
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8 August 2018

Indigenous Marathon Project; Investiture Ceremony; Call with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy
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7 August 2018

HMAS AE1 discovery pre-dinner reception; Paint the Town REaD reception;
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