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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.
 

17 October 2017

President of the Republic of Ireland farewell ceremony; Republic of Singapore welcome ceremony; Proclamation
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16 October 2017

Ceremonial Welcome and State Lunch for the President of the Republic of Ireland; St John’s Care visit
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14 October 2017

Everest Cup Day
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13 October 2017

Credential ceremony; Ceremonial Welcome and State Lunch for the President of the Republic of Niger
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