Government House will open its doors virtually as part of Open House Melbourne 2020.

Open House Melbourne 2020

As part of Open House Melbourne 2020, a live tour will be broadcast online via our website.

The Governor, the Hon Linda Dessau AC and her husband, Mr Howard AM QC will conduct a live tour of the State Apartments at Government House including the State Hall, State Drawing Room and Ballroom. The State Apartments are where most State and community events are held at Government House.

The tour will be broadcast via our website on this page, from 2.00pm until 2.30pm, Saturday 25 July 2020.

What you can expect

The State Apartments – the Ballroom, State Dining Room, State Drawing Room, State Hall and Billiard Room – will be included in the tour, which will be hosted by the Governor and Mr Howard.  

visitors in the billiard room during an open house


More information

To learn more about this years virtual program, visit the Open House Melbourne website.