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Order of St John Investiture

First, I acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we are gathering and pay my respects to their Elders past and present and to any Elders here with us this

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Australian Red Cross Victoria Awards

Good Morning all.  The Governor joins with me in extending a warm welcome to you all at the Red Cross Victorian Awards ceremony for 2019. 

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Speech at the Australia Day 2019 Honours Investiture Ceremonies

First, I acknowledge the traditional owners of the land upon which we are gathering and pay my respects to their elders past and present and to any elders here with us today

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Royal Humane Society of Australasia Bravery Awards 2018

'I know that such courageous acts will continue, because we are fortunate to live in a fundamentally kind and caring community.'
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Churchill Fellowship Awards

'You are on the cusp of so much. You are about to experience and do so much. And then, in turn, you are about to offer so much back to our community.'
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World Diabetes Day Reception

'As Patron of Diabetes Victoria, I am well aware that across the world, more than 425 million people are currently living with diabetes.'
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Order of St John Parade

'Just last year, more than 2,000 volunteers delivered First Aid services at more than 4,500 public gatherings.'
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Order of Australia Bravery Awards

'We are mindful today that this is an occasion of celebration, but also one to recognise the swell of mixed emotions in the room.'
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Queen's Scout and Guide Awards

'All of you are united under the values of respect, peace and service to the community.'
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2019 Victorian Australian of the Year Awards

Thank you for all that you have done towards a strong Victoria, but also towards a strong, clever, more caring and compassionate nation.
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Victorian Senior of the Year Awards

'Grey hair is no longer seen as a deterrent to a full and rich participation in life in whatever way we choose.'
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2018 Premier's Volunteer Champions Awards

'I know that many of you will feel humbled or embarrassed by this attention today, but you shouldn’t.'
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