Find out about the Governor's program and events at Government House.

Speeches delivered by the Governor of Victoria.

Find out the daily program of the Governor and her husband Mr Howard.

We were always warned that the fight against COVID-19 would be a marathon, not a sprint. And we had seen examples overseas, where the virus appeared to have been conquered, only to return. 

A great strength of Victoria is the breadth and depth of our creative talent – and we have always been fortunate to see it in the many live shows for which Victoria is renowned.

History of the Grounds

Land bordered by the Yarra River, Anderson Street, Domain Road and St Kilda Road in Melbourne was set aside as parkland and for a future Government House in 1841, b

The Vice Regal virtual program continues to expand, allowing the Governor and Mr Howard the opportunity to speak with many Victorians across a wide range of organisations and institutions.

One of the ongoing priorities of the Governor and Mr Howard is to facilitate an understanding of the role of the Governor, particularly among young people.

Students from St Monica’s College in Epping met the Governor and Mr Howard via video link.
This week the Governor had a video call with the two Commanding Officers of the Royal Victoria Regiment.