Governor-General's Program

4 March 2016

State Visit to Timor-Leste; SAS Resource Fund Charity dinner

On Friday 4 March 2016, at the Australian Embassy, Dili, the Governor-General, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) met with the Australian Ambassador to Timor-Leste, His Excellency Mr Peter Doyle.

Afterwards, at Sparrow Force House, the Governor-General and Lady Cosgrove attended a morning tea with locally engaged staff from the Australian Embassy, the Defence Cooperation Program and the Police Cooperation Program.

Later, at the Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport, Dili, at the conclusion of their State Visit, the Governor-General and Lady Cosgrove were farewelled by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Timor-Leste, His Excellency Hernani Coelho.

In the evening, at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Richmond, the Governor-General and Lady Cosgrove, as guests of the Chairman, Special Air Service Resource Fund, Mr Greg Solomon, attended a dinner with representatives and supporters of the Special Air Service Regiment.