Governor's News

Governor's News lists the details of the Governor's Vice-Regal program.

They are published regularly here and keep you up-to-date on the activities of the Governor across the State and highlight the broad range of people and organisations with which Her Excellency is engaged.

Tasmania JackJumpers

Tasmania JackJumpers

In the afternoon in Hobart, the Governor and Professor Chalmers attended a basketball skills community clinic hosted by the Tasmania JackJumpers.

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Roses from the Heart

In the morning at ‘Glen Derwent’, New Norfolk, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, and Emeritus Professor Don Chalmers attended a morning tea with members of Dr Christina Henri’s ‘Roses from the Heart’ bonnet making group.

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Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS)

In the afternoon at Battery Point, the Governor and Professor Chalmers visited the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS).

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Executive Council

In the morning at Government House, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, presided at an online meeting of the Executive Council.

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TASC Awards 2022

Office of Tasmanian Assessment, Standards and Certification (TASC)

In the afternoon at the Hobart Town Hall, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, accompanied by Emeritus Professor Don Chalmers, presented the Office of Tasmanian Assessment, Standards and Certification (TASC) Outstanding Achievement Awards for 2022.

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Tasmania JackJumpers

Tasmania JackJumpers

In the evening at MyState Bank Arena, Glenorchy, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, attended the NBL game between the Tasmania JackJumpers and the Sydney Kings.

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Women's T20 International Cricket

In the evening at Blundstone Arena, Bellerive, the Governor and Professor Chalmers attended the Women’s T20 International cricket match between Australia and Pakistan hosted by Cricket Tasmania.

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Sandy Bay Regatta Association

In the morning at Long Point, Sandy Bay, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, accompanied by Emeritus Professor Don Chalmers, delivered an address to open a history exhibition and participated in a ceremonial tree planting to mark the 175th anniversary of the Sandy Bay Regatta.

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Australian Antarctic Division

Australian Antarctic Division

In the afternoon at Kingston, the Governor and Professor Chalmers visited the Australian Antarctic Division.

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Brave Foundation

Brave Foundation

In the morning at Government House, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, received Ms Bernadette Black, Founding Director, Brave Foundation.

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Sandy Bay Regatta Association

In the evening at Government House, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, and Emeritus Professor Don Chalmers hosted a reception on behalf of the Sandy Bay Regatta Association to mark the 175th anniversary of the Sandy Bay Regatta.

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Ambassador of Ukraine to Australia

In the morning, the Ambassador of Ukraine, His Excellency Mr Vasyl Myroshnychenko, and Mrs Liana Myroshnychenko departed Government House.

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Executive Council

In the morning at Government House, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, presided at a Special Meeting of the Executive Council.

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Ambassador of Ukraine, HE Mr Vasyl Myroshnychenko

Ambassador of Ukraine to Australia

Her Excellency and Professor Chalmers hosted a formal dinner in honour of the official visit to Tasmania by the Ambassador of Ukraine, His Excellency Mr Vasyl Myroshnychenko, and Mrs Liana Myroshnychenko.

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Association of Ukrainians in Tasmania

In the evening, the Governor and Professor Chalmers hosted a reception for members of the Association of Ukrainians in Tasmania.

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Rotary Club of Hobart

In the afternoon, the Governor and Professor Chalmers received Ms Colleen Howell and Mr Peter Murfett, Rotary Club of Hobart.

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Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR)

In the morning at Government House, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, and Emeritus Professor Don Chalmers received Dr David Agnew, Executive Secretary, Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR).

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Tasmania JackJumpers

Tasmania JackJumpers

In the evening at MyState Bank Arena, Glenorchy, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, and Emeritus Professor Don Chalmers attended the NBL game between the Tasmania JackJumpers and the Adelaide 36ers.

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Tennis Tasmania

In the afternoon, the Governor and Professor Chalmers hosted an Inspired Women Forum on behalf of Tennis Tasmania.

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Hobart Legacy Inc

In the morning at Government House, the Governor of Tasmania, the Honourable Barbara Baker, and Emeritus Professor Don Chalmers received Australian Defence Force representatives, together with members of the Hobart Legacy Centenary Planning Committee.

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