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  • Nominate New South Wales Women Today!

    Medals2 At the conclusion of the seven Investiture Ceremonies to recognise and congratulate extraordinary women and men of New South Wales, His Excellency has identified the need for more women to be nominated for the twice-yearly Order of Australia Honours...

  • Indonesia-Australia Dialogue 2018

    Saya menyambut teman-teman dan rekan-rekan Indonesia kami di Sydney dan New South Wales, dan terima kasih atas partisipasi Anda. DKI Jakarta dan NSW telah menikmati perjanjian Sister State selama beberapa tahun. Kedua negara kita menikmati persahabatan yang hangat. I welcome our...

  • 40th Anniversary of the Sydney Mardi Gras Message

    On the occasion of the 40th Anniversary of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade, I convey my best wishes to the LGBTQI community on this Festival celebration which celebrates harmony, diversity and inclusiveness in our community. The parade...

  • Vale Sir Nicholas Shehadie AC OBE

    His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d), Governor of New South Wales, Mrs Linda Hurley and the staff of Government House have received, with great sadness, the news of the death of Sir Nicholas Shehadie AC OBE....

  • Queen's Baton Relay

    As the representative of Her Majesty The Queen in New South Wales, I am delighted to welcome all Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Relay Batonbearers and family members to Government House. As I do so, I respectfully acknowledge the traditional...

  • WugulOra Ceremony

    FULL SPEECH Thank you, Yvonne, and the Baraya Choir, for your Welcome and Song for Country. It is an honour to be here at our 2018 WugulOra Ceremony, a ceremony that is a very significant and important part of Australia Day. Here on...

  • Australia Day 2018 - Website Message

    20170628 Flag Raising Ceremony 107 As we come together on Australia Day, I convey my respect to the First Australians, the traditional owners and custodians of this land, and their Elders, past, present and emerging. On this national day, we...

  • Australia Day Lunch

    As Patron of the Australia Day Council of NSW, I am delighted to welcome everyone to this 2018 Australia Day Lunch. And I thank Auntie Yvonne Weldon from the Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council for her warm Welcome to Country. I,...

  • Christmas Reception

    FULL SPEECH Thank you, Uncle Charles (Chicka) Madden, esteemed Gadigal Elder and Board Member of the Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council, for your warm Welcome to Country. I, too, would like to pay my respects to the Gadigal of the Eora Nation....

  • 2nd National Advancing Community Cohesion Conference

    FULL SPEECH Thank you for the invitation to speak at this 2nd Annual Advancing Community Cohesion Conference which is being held on the land of the Darug people, to whom I pay my respects, and I respectfully acknowledge all Aboriginal and...

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