SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA

The Governor-General visits Knox

23-May-2014

The Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), has attended a service commemorating the life and achievements of General Sir John Monash held at Knox.

The Governor-General was greeted by an Honour Guard of students from the Knox Grammar School Cadet Unit and the Knox Pipes and Drums.

The Monash Commemorative Service included musical and choral performances by Knox students, addresses by the Governor-General (who is the Patron of the Spirit of Australia Foundation) and Dr Jacqueline Baker 2004 Monash Scholar, and readings by Oscar Alcock and Sarah Selig, the School Captains of Knox and Ravenswood.