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.

20 October 2016

Westbourne Golf Course Opening
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19 October 2016

Tasmania Zoo visit; Scotch Oakburn College Junior School visit; Anti-Poverty Week events; New Horizons Club visit, Australian Maritime College visit; Enterprize pop-up space visit; Royal Flying Doctor Service visit
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18 October 2016

Shorewell Park community visit; Autism Specific Early Learning and Care Centre visit; Burnie High School visit; Devonport Community House visit; Mission Australia Personal Helpers and Mentors Program visit; Launceston City Council civic reception
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17 October 2016

School tour
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