Visit to the Gaspé Peninsula

July 11 to 13, 2018

July 11, 2018

The Governor General arrived in Percé, where she met with the mayor, participated in the unveiling of the UNESCO Global Geopark certificate and kicked-off the first summer night hike of Percé Geopark.

Visit to the Gaspé Peninsula - Day 1

July 12, 2018

In Gaspé, Her Excellency visited the Nergica research infrastructures, which have been integrated into a natural environment. These facilities are not found anywhere else in Canada.

Visit to the Gaspé Peninsula - Day 2

July 13, 2018

Governor General Julie Payette invited the public to join her at Forillon National Park where she launched GGActive, an initiative to encourage Canadians to get moving and stay active.

Visit to Gaspé Peninsula - Day 3