The size of Government House
The Government House complex, including outbuildings, comprises roughly 240 rooms. The main building itself covers three quarters of an acre (3035 square metres). Government House sits on an 11 hectare plot of land.
The Governor and Mr Anthony Howard QC attended the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park.
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During the colonial era of Lord Hopetoun’s governorship, Government House may have retained as many as fifty-five servants, including thirteen in ...