Community Engagement


Australian Awards and Honours more

The Governor conducts the presentation of national honours and awards to Victorians twice a year.

Community Visitsmore

The Governor and Mr Howard make a number of official visits to schools and regional Victoria.


Vice-Regal patronage in Victoria is extended to organisations by the Governor and Mr Howard in recognition of the contribution they make to Victoria.

Peace and Prosperity Gardenmore

A Kitchen Garden Program for migrant women and a design initiative for tertiary students are taking place in the Peace and Prosperity Kitchen Garden.

Information for Schoolsmore

Information about: school tours for primary and secondary students on the Governor of Victoria and Government House.

Governor's Performance Seriesmore

Government House hosted its first-ever rock concert as part of the Governor’s Performance Series.


A range of events are hosted at Government House by the Governor and Mr Howard QC.