Breakfast on Mental Wellness
August 18, 2017 - Her Excellency Sharon Johnston hosted a breakfast at Rideau Hall recognizing the significant contribution of women in the Canadian Armed Forces and the importance of mental wellness.
2017 Canada Summer Games
August 13, 2017 - The Governor General attended the Closing Ceremony of the 2017 Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg. He also presented gold, silver and bronze medals to the women's softball teams.
This summer, discover the Governor General's official residences in Ottawa and Québec City! Whether you have only a few hours to take in the sights or you’re planning to spend the entire day, enjoy our free activities for the whole family.
Visit to London - Day 2
July 19, 2017 - Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh joined Their Excellencies at Canada House for a celebration to mark the 150th anniversary of Confederation.
Visit to London - Day 1
July 18, 2017 - Their Excellencies met with Her Majesty The Queen at Buckingham Palace.
Official Visit to China - Day 5
July 14, 2017 - The Governor General and the Canadian delegation attended an event hosted by JD.com to support an online promotion featuring tourism as well as Canadian food and consumer products available on their website.
Official Visit to China - Day 4
July 13, 2017 – The Governor General met with President Xi Jinping to reinforce Canada and China’s long-standing relations in Beijing.
Official Visit to China - Day 3
July 12, 2017 – The Governor General attended a cultural event entitled Celebrating Our Diversity and Preserving Our Heritage at the Confucius Theater in Guiyang.
Official Visit to China - Day 2
July 11, 2017 - The Governor General and Canadian delegates participated in a hotpot dinner with Chinese students who are preparing to study at Canadian universities this fall.