Visit to PEI and Nova Scotia

June 25 to 27, 2018

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, undertook an official visit to Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia from June 25 to 27, 2018. 

June 25, 2018

The Governor General was officially welcomed with a guard of honour upon her arrival to Prince Edward Island. One of the visit's objectives was to highlight the province's innovative bioscience practices.

Visit to Prince Edward Island

June 26 and 27, 2018 

The Governor General sailed on board the Bluenose II, an important part of Nova Scotia's seafaring heritage. 

Visit to Nova Scotia - Day 1

June 27, 2018 

The Governor General visited 12 Wing Shearwater to learn about the skills required to operate and maintain the state-of-art CH-148 Cyclone, the most advanced maritime helicopter the Royal Canadian Air Force has ever employed.

Visit to Nova Scotia - Day 2