Australia’s new Governor-General …

Australia is a constitutional monarchy created by The Majority of Electors of 1900. The Governor-General is Head of State and The Queen is Sovereign.

Although Australia has had a female sovereign for over 50 years, Her Excellency Ms Quentin Bryce AC, the 25th Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, will be the first female to hold the role.

Over the last 100 years Australia’s 25 governors-general were one prince, two earls, two viscounts, seven barons and nine knights, plus an archbishop, a politician and a major-general. The new governor-general is a lawyer and academic.

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4 thoughts on “Australia’s new Governor-General …

  1. A couple of female rulers have already proven their competence and so will, Her Excellency Ms Quentin Bryce AC, the 25th Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia.

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