Behind the Scenes
Behind the scenes at Government House and the Office of the Governor.
State Drawing Room set up for an official diplomatic call
Table set up for an official dinner
Office of the Governor staff outside an official dinner
Government House staff and security advance await the arrival of the President and First Lady of the Republic of Lebanon
The red carpet at the Private Entrance for the arrival of HRH Her Majesty The Queen and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh on their visit to Victoria in October 2011.
The Private Drawing Room set up for an official luncheon
The Ballroom set up in preparation for a ceremony. It can take up to a day to arrange seating for up to 500, sometimes 600 guests.
The Supper Room Bar. The Services Team use this area as their main point of preparation and service during a Ballroom function.
Government House preparing for the arrival of a diplomatic motorcade
Motorcade for Her Majestry The Queen and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh arriving at Government House
Motorcade for Her Majesty The Queen and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh at the Governor's Entrance
Service personnel form up along Government House Drive