About us

The primary function of the Office is to provide personal, administrative and logistical support which enables the Governor to perform constitutional, ceremonial and community duties.

Annual reports

Each year the Governor’s Establishment produces a report which is tabled in State Parliament. Recent annual reports can be downloaded here.

Congratulatory messages

Residents of Western Australia who are celebrating a significant birthday or wedding anniversary can receive a congratulatory message.

History of Government House

Since opening its doors in 1863, the present Government House has been the home of every Governor appointed to serve Western Australia.

Former Governors

Appointed in 1828, Captain James Stirling was the first Governor of the Colony (now State) of Western Australia. Today, the former Governors have a combined length of service of more than 180 years.
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