Tuesday 16 February 2021


In the afternoon at the Cascades Female Factory, South Hobart, the Governor of Tasmania, Professor the Honourable Kate Warner, accompanied by Mr Warner, delivered an address to officially unveil a statue by Irish sculptor, Rowan Gillespie, on behalf of From the Shadows Inc.


In the evening at Government House, the Governor and Mr Warner hosted a formal dinner in honour of the official visit to Tasmania by the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, His Excellency Mr Jeong-sik Kang, and Mrs Yoon Sun Huh.

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Government House - Traditional shortbreads

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This recipe is for our signature Government House shortbread.

It is sweet, melt in the mouth and traditional.

It came to Government House via the Executive Chef and Community Engagement Facilitator - Ainstie Wagner when she first started in 1987.

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