Speeches delivered by the Governor of Victoria, the Hon. Linda Dessau AC.
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'We know that this table has seen 140 plus years of history. And so far as we know, this room has always been used as a billiard room.'
'For generations of Victoria's Governors – and for a period, Governors-General – Christ Church was their local parish church.'
'This generation certainly yearns to travel in order to study and learn.'
'We need people like da Vinci whose work – whether in ground-breaking science or breathtaking art – has at its heart, a reverence for the wonders of humankind.'