Her Excellency the Honourable Linda Dessau AC


News and Recent Events

A reception to thank locals for their contribution to the Ararat community was hosted by the Governor during a two-day visit to the region.
Volunteers from across the State were recognised and celebrated as part of the Victorian Premier's Volunteer Champion Awards held at Government House.
“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.
The Governor toured St Vincent's Hospital, learning about advances in biomedical engineering and the latest developments in cancer care.