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Mornington Peninsula Regional Visit

This week, the Governor visited Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula.

Government House Christmas Tree 2021 

Ornaments for the 2021 Christmas Tree were handmade by participants in the Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria Art, Craft and Cookery competition.

This week at Government House Victoria

As the year draws towards its end, this week the Governor and Mr Howard continued to meet with Victorians from a variety of sectors. 

Agricultural Sciences Roundtable at Government House Victoria 

The Governor and Mr Howard hosted a Roundtable with participants from AgriBio and SmartFarms, to hear about innovation and research in Victorian agriculture.  

Resuming a virtual program  

With the return to restricted movement guidelines in response to the latest outbreak of COVID-19, Government House Victoria resumed a virtual program this week.

Official Visit to North-East Victoria 

The Governor resumed her program of regional visits this week, visiting several Shires in Victoria’s North-East. 

Regional Visit to the Yarra Valley

This week the Governor and Mr Howard visited the Yarra Valley, with a particular focus on agriculture and other local produce.

Consular Corps Reception supports Victorian vendors

The Governor and Mr Howard this evening hosted a reception at Government House Victoria for members of the Consular Corps Melbourne.

A message from the Governor for the 2020 Royal Melbourne Show

The Governor has released a message of support for the RASV Royal Melbourne Show, being celebrated online in 2020.

Government House Gardens and Grounds: An historic inner city oasis

History of the Grounds

Land bordered by the Yarra River, Anderson Street, Domain Road and St Kilda Road in Melbourne was set aside as parkland and for a future Government House in 1841, b

Peace and Prosperity Garden during COVID-19

The Governor and Mr Howard reinstated a kitchen garden at Government House on the site where the original kitchen garden was first planted.