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Call with Holmesglen Institute Chair and CEO

Today, the Governor received a briefing from Holmesglen Chair, Peter Lewinsky and Chief Executive, Mary Faraone, about Holmesglen Institute’s responses to COVID-19, as well as initiatives from the


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

Connecting with the Community

This week, the Governor conducted phone and video calls with some of Victoria’s faith leaders, including Mr Mohamed Mohideen, President of the Islamic Council of Victoria, Catholic Archbishop of Me


Official Visit to Vietnam, Indonesia and Singapore

While on an Official Visit to Vietnam, Indonesia and Singapore, the Governor and Mr Howard met with representatives from government and a diverse range of industries, to strengthen Victoria’s worki

Pitch @ Palace Semi-Final at Government House

The Hon. Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria, and Mr Anthony Howard QC hosted the semi-final of Pitch@Palace on Tour Melbourne.

Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival at Government House

About 200 school children paraded colourful hand-made lanterns throughout Government House at dusk to mark the Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival.

Mini Governor for a Day

Grade 5 Student, Hannah, was 'Mini Governor For A Day'

Photography Program shines lens on Government House

Scoresby Secondary College students are the first to take part in a Photography Program at Government House.

HRH The Earl of Wessex Presents Gold Duke of Edinburgh Awards

HRH The Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex KG GCVO presented 67 Victorian students with their Gold Duke of Edinburgh Awards at Government House today.

Welcoming International Students to Victoria

More than 350 international students are welcomed to Victoria at a Government House reception, recognising the contribution they make to cultural diversity.

Students Create Scarecrows for Government House

The scarecrow population at Government House is multiplying thanks to the creative efforts of students from across Victoria.

Encouraging women to pursue science

“It is simply not good enough - for our future prosperity – that right now only about a quarter of our STEM workforce are women." - Governor's speech.