Sydney, New South Wales

14 June 2019

On Friday 14 June 2019, the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), and Lady Cosgrove attended the State Memorial Service for the Honourable Robert James Lee Hawke AC at the Sydney Opera House.

Afterwards, the Governor-General received Ms Lynne Anderson, CEO, Paralympics Australia, at Admiralty House, Sydney.

Later, the Governor-General received Ms Raelene Castle ONZM, CEO, Rugby Australia, Mr Phil Waugh, Director, Rugby Australia, and Mr Anthony French, Head of Professional Rugby, Rugby Australia.

In the evening, the Governor-General and Lady Cosgrove hosted a reception for the Australiana Fund.