Canberra, ACT

17 May 2018

On Thursday 17 May 2018, the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), and Lady Cosgrove, hosted a lunch for the Australian Bravery Decorations Council at Government House. Guests included: Ms Fiona Birkett MVO, Dr Penelope Flett AO, Ms Libby Gregoric, Ms Teresa Hart PSM, Wing Commander Nick Hobson DFC AFC (Retd), Mr Robert Kennedy, Commissioner Dominic Lane AFSM, Mr Gerard Martin, Mr Jeremi Moule, Superintendent Sean Parnell OAM, Ms Carolyn Sladden, and Mr John Trevillian AM.

In the evening, the Governor-General and Lady Cosgrove attended a dinner hosted by the Ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, His Excellency Ngo Huong Nam, at the Ambassador’s Residence.

Earlier, the Governor-General met with students from Mentone Grammar School, VIC, and Viewbank Primary School, VIC, as they undertook a tour of Government House as part of their visit to Canberra.