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Her Excellency’s first official visit to the Peel Region

Thursday, 22nd February 2018

On Tuesday, 20th February, Her Excellency undertook her first official visit to the Peel Region visiting Whitby, Fairbridge and Mandurah including Coodanup College.

The Regional Visit Program is an opportunity for the Governor to engage with and express appreciation to community representatives and the many other people and groups that…