Sydney, NSW; Canberra, ACT

4 June 2018

On Monday 4 June 2018 the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) and Lady Cosgrove, as guest of Mr Alan Joyce AC, CEO and Managing Director, Qantas, attended the 74th International Air Transport Association’s Annual General Meeting, where the Governor-General opened the conference.

Afterwards, the Governor-General attended the funeral for Brigadier Jeffrey James (Jim) Shelton DSO MC (Retd), and presented a Unit Citation for Gallantry to Brigadier Shelton’s family.

In the evening, the Governor-General and Lady Cosgrove hosted a dinner for Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP.