Speeches delivered by the Governor of Victoria, the Hon. Linda Dessau AC.

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'This evening is about showcasing brass instruments and their musicians. It is about putting brass front and centre on stage.'
'More than 200,000 Indian students have been educated in Victoria in the past decade. That is 200,000 students who have left their mark on Victoria.'
'You have chosen an area that can truly provide the ‘holy grail’ of cures for some of the world’s most stubborn diseases and illnesses.'
'If you were to stop three people on the street outside the Werribee Plaza, two of them would have moved into the neighbourhood in the past five years.'
'We know that this table has seen 140 plus years of history. And so far as we know, this room has always been used as a billiard room.'
'We must eradicate the stigma surrounding mental health and men’s problems and promote greater social and emotional connectivity for boys and men.'
'Research shows that for every $1 invested in such early intervention, there is a return of $2.20 worth of social and economic benefits.'
'For generations of Victoria's Governors – and for a period, Governors-General – Christ Church was their local parish church.'