27th May 2019

27th May 2019

Professor David Shirley is the new Executive Dean of the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) at Edith Cowan University. The Governor had the pleasure of welcoming him along with Mr Duncan Ord OAM, Director General of the Department of Local...
24th May 2019

24th May 2019

The Governor had a fascinating visit to the future Australian National Phenome Centre today. Led my Murdoch University, the Centre’s work will contribute to world advances in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of serious health challenges. This is exciting,...
23rd May 2019

23rd May 2019

The Governor and Ms Annus were delighted to welcome Lifeline WA Ambassadors Vince and Anne Garreffa this afternoon. Over 20 years the Garreffas have raised almost $2 million for Lifeline WA, famously hosting an annual fundraising brunch in their own home since...
23rd May 2019

23rd May 2019

In 1969, WA’s 22nd Governor Sir Douglas Kendrew and Lady Kendrew became Patrons of the Embroiderer’s Guild WA. Today, I opened the Guild’s 50th Anniversary Exhibition and learnt more about this ancient art form which is kept alive in our State by...
22nd May 2019

22nd May 2019

The Governor enjoyed a Q&A with Year 4 students at Trinity College and the opportunity to share his experiences in the Vice Regal role. The students are covering citizenship as part of their Humanities studies and learning about the differences between rules and...
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