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Message from
His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d)
Governor of New South Wales

I am honoured to represent the people of New South Wales at a number of services and dedications in France to commemorate the Centenary of two battles on the Western Front that resulted in such a large and tragic loss of young Australian lives during the First World War.

Vice Regal visit to France and the UK

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

In the morning, in London, His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d), Governor of New South Wales and Deputy Prior in New South Wales, and Mrs Linda Hurley, as Knight and Dame, respectively, in the Order of... more »

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

In the morning in France, His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d), Governor of New South Wales and Mrs Linda Hurley travelled from Lille to La Bassée for the Centenary Commemorative Service and Headstone Dedication of six... more »

Monday, 18 July 2016

In France, His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d), Governor of New South Wales, accompanied by Mrs Linda Hurley, toured the Western Front battlefields and commemorative sites, including Albert, Pozières, the Thiepval Commonwealth War Grave and... more »

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