Governor welcomes President of Ireland
Her Excellency welcomed His Excellency Mr Michael.D Higgins President of Ireland and Mrs Sabina Higgins to Government House on Monday, October 9.
The President’s visit was part of a State Visit to Australia, the first by an Irish President since 1998. Read more
Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AC Governor of Western Australia
As well as the constitutional and ceremonial aspects of the role of Governor, the contemporary Governor plays a vital role in the community by supporting organisations that work for the benefit of the Western Australian public. Find out which personal initiatives Her Excellency has brought to the table during her tenure. Read more…
Her Excellency’s first official visit overseas
On Monday 5 June 2017, the Governor commenced her first official visit to the UK, Italy and Spain. During the trip, Her Excellency met with government, university and industry representatives and held a private audience with Her Majesty The Queen at Buckingham Palace. Read more…
On Sunday 15 October, thousands of visitors entered the Government House Grounds to explore the beautiful heritage-listed House and Gardens, in support of Perth Heritage Days.
From 11am – 3pm guests of all ages enjoyed house tours, garden tours and family friendly activities and entertainment. Thank you to everyone who…