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Presenting Medals by Video – An Historic Week

This week, the Governor’s virtual program was expanded further, Monday seeing the first of several virtual investitures to take place in the coming weeks.
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The State of Music

This week, the Governor and Mr Howard were very pleased to have been able to welcome Something for Kate to Government House.
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Government House Victoria Insights: A Portrait of Dame Nellie Melba

The Governor discusses the history of Madame Melba, Rupert Bunny's magnificent portrait of Dame Nellie Melba.
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Government House Insights: The State Chair

In this instalment of Government House Insights, the Governor speaks about the fascinating history of the State Chair of Government House Victoria.

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This week at Government House Victoria

This week, the Governor and Mr Howard spoke via video-link to the Chair and the Director of Australian Red Cross Victoria, about the ways in which the Red Cross is playing a very important role in

New Ways of Communicating

At the end of last week, the Governor was called upon by the Premier to swear Ministers into new roles, as part of the new Crisis Council of Cabinet.

Government House Insights

In this installment of our series, the Hon Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria, gives viewers a 'behind the scenes' look at some of the fascinating aspects of this landmark building.

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Insights: Government House Victoria

In the first of a new series, the Hon Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria, gives viewers a 'behind the scenes' look at some of the fascinating aspects of this historic landmark building.

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The Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields

The Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields is a festival that celebrates the many nineteenth century pipe organs which can be found throughout the Central Highlands Goldfields of Victoria.

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Visit to Bishopscourt

Bishopscourt, the current residence of the Anglican Archbishop of Melbourne, was home to Sir George Ferguson Bowen, Governor of Victoria, and Lady Bowen, from 1874 until 1876.

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Outdoor Cinema on the West Lawn of Government House - postponed

Due to the inclement weather forecast for Friday 8 November, the screening of Australian Film Paper Planes  has been postponed.

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Outdoor Cinema on the West Lawn of Government House

The Governor of Victoria, the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, and Mr Anthony Howard AM QC invite members of the public to a screening of Paper Planes in the grounds of Government House Melbourne on Fri