Meritorious Service Decorations
December 12, 2017 - The Governor General recognized 42 recipients from across the country, whose acts are often innovative, set an example or model for others to follow, or respond to a particular challenge faced by a community.
Official Visit to the City of Québec - Day 2
December 8, 2017 - The Governor General was officially welcomed by the Royal 22e Régiment to the Citadelle of Québec with military honours.
Official Visit to the City of Québec - Day 1
December 7, 2017 - During her first day in the City of Québec, the Governor General met with provincial and local officials and recognized remarkable Canadians with honours.
Governor General's Literary Awards
November 29, 2017 - Governor General Julie Payette presented the 2017 Governor General’s Literary Awards during a ceremony at Rideau Hall.
Grey Cup Championship Game
November 26, 2017 - The Governor General conducted the coin toss to officially kick off the championship game between the Toronto Argonauts and the Calgary Stampeders.
Decorations for Bravery
November 23, 2017 - The Governor General presented 41 Decorations for Bravery to recognize people who risked their lives to try to save or protect the lives of others.
Governor General's History Awards
November 22, 2017 - Her Excellency presented teachers and other outstanding Canadians with the 2017 Governor General’s History Awards for their efforts to further an interest in and understanding of Canadian history and heritage.
Meeting with the President of Kosovo
November 21, 2017 - The Governor General met with His Excellency Hashim Thaçi, President of the Republic of Kosovo at Rideau Hall.