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Regional Visit Program

The Regional Visit Program enables the Governor to continue to develop a good working knowledge of the State, and is an opportunity for the Governor to engage with and express appreciation to local government representatives, volunteers, school students, and many other people that make up the fabric of our rural communities.

The Governor also visits a range of local government areas in the wider metropolitan region.

The Honourable Kim Beazley AC looks forward to visiting the regions of our vast State during his term,

“Our strength is our people. Their creativity, hard work, community sense, education endeavour and perseverance all go to making up who we West Australians are.

I am looking forward as I start to visit different regions of the State to working out what makes us tick. Knowing that part of it is our capacity for fun, kindness, as well as hard work.”

Gascoyne, 27th-30th August 2019

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Wheatbelt – Gingin, 13th August 2019

The Governor visited the Gravity Discovery Centre and Observatory and met with the Shire of Gingin President, Councillors and CEO. Read more…

Pilbara, 20th-23rd July 2019

The Governor met with representatives in Karratha, Roebourne and Port Hedland. Read more…

Kalgoorlie-Boulder, 1st – 3rd May 2019

The Governor marked his one year anniversary in the Vice Regal role in the Goldfields. Read more…

Bunbury and Greenbushes, 12th – 13th March 2019

The Governor and Ms Annus met with representatives from local schools and organisations and received updates on plans for community areas and industry in Bunbury and Greenbushes. Read more…

Albany, 7th – 8th November 2018

The Governor met with representatives from organisations including the University of Western Australia, Albany Centre and the Albany Shellfish Hatchery and was the guest speaker at an historic combined schools Centenary Commemoration of Armistice event at Anzac Peace Park. Read more…

East Kimberley, 12th – 16th August 2018

The Governor met with representatives in Kununurra, Wyndham, Warmun and Halls Creek. Read more…