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Speech at the Consular Corps Dinner 2019

Speech given by HE the Hon. Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria, at the 2019 Consular Corps dinner.

Victorian Multicultural Awards for Excellence 2018

'As every area of civic and community life in Victoria is touched by some element of multiculturalism, every Victorian is touched by your generosity.'

Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival

'The Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated in China and other East Asian countries such as Singapore and Vietnam. The celebration dates back more than 3,000 years.'

Citizenship Ceremony

'Almost half of us in Victoria were born overseas or, like me, had one parent born overseas. It makes this State a wonderful portrait of diversity.'

Oakleigh Grammar 35th Founders Day Anniversary Celebration

'We know that our future depends on a resilient workforce, with self-motivation, innovative thinking, collaborative practices and agility.'

Australia India Institute Early Careers Morning Tea

'More than 200,000 Indian students have been educated in Victoria in the past decade. That is 200,000 students who have left their mark on Victoria.'

Grandmothers' Project Launch: Multicultural Museums

'And so, through grandmas and grannies, nanas and nonnas, ya-yas and lao laos, bubbes and jaddas, we have a universal symbol by which we can tell our stories.'

Multifaith Youth Passover Dinner

'Respect and harmony are necessarily works in progress. They will always require ongoing commitment, conversations and understanding.'

Premier's Multicultural Gala

"Our lives in Victoria are – quite simply – all the better for every aspect of our diversity."

Australia Day Reception

"In contemplating what Australia Day is about, it is clear that, in our diverse community, a national day may represent different things to different people."

Peace and Prosperity Kitchen Garden Program end of year reception

Speech by the Governor of Victoria for the End of Year Kitchen Garden Program Reception.

Victoria's Multicultural Awards for Excellence

Speech by the Governor of Victoria for the Multicultural Awards for Excellence.