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The Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields

The Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields is a festival that celebrates the many nineteenth century pipe organs which can be found throughout the Central Highlands Goldfields of Victoria.

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Visit to Bishopscourt

Bishopscourt, the current residence of the Anglican Archbishop of Melbourne, was home to Sir George Ferguson Bowen, Governor of Victoria, and Lady Bowen, from 1874 until 1876.

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Outdoor Cinema on the West Lawn of Government House - postponed

Due to the inclement weather forecast for Friday 8 November, the screening of Australian Film Paper Planes  has been postponed.

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Outdoor Cinema on the West Lawn of Government House

The Governor of Victoria, the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, and Mr Anthony Howard AM QC invite members of the public to a screening of Paper Planes in the grounds of Government House Melbourne on Fri

Ballroom Dancing in the Ballroom at Government House Victoria

The Governor of Victoria, the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, and Mr Anthony Howard AM QC invite members of the public to attend an afternoon of dance at Government House, Melbourne on Thursday 31 Octo

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Visit to Phillip Island

The Governor and Mr Howard spent the day around Phillip Island on Wednesday, 17 July.

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Naidoc Week 2019

The Hon Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria, and Mr Anthony Howard AM QC hosted a reception to mark NAIDOC Week 2019 at Government House Victori

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Open Day at Government House on Australia Day

Almost 15,000 people took advantage of the gorgeous Melbourne weather, and visited Government House Victoria on Australia Day.

Governor's Performance Series: Seniors Sing-a-Long

The Hon. Linda Dessau AC and Mr Anthony Howard QC hosted a Seniors Sing-a-Long as part of the Governor’s Performance Series.
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Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival at Government House

About 200 school children paraded colourful hand-made lanterns throughout Government House at dusk to mark the Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival.

Gardening Australia Comes to Government House

The history and contemporary use of Victoria's Government House has been featured on the ABC's Gardening Australia television program.
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Open House visitors enjoy Government House

Nearly 2000 people took the opportunity to visit Government House as part of Open House Melbourne.
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