The Governor-General


General David Hurley
His Excellency General the Honourable David John Hurley AC DSC (Retd)


Flag of the Governor General of Australia image

Following appointment by the Queen the Governor-General, always an Australian, assumes that role as our effective head of state and Commander in Chief. Our system is different from most others. We have a Head of Government in the Prime Minister who exercises administrative control and a Governor-General who is more like a benevolent Trustee, well above politics.

Read about:
The Role Of The Governor-General
The Biography of the Governor-General

Be the first to comment

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.