[Australia]: The Crown
Commonwealth of Australia
- Jul 2, 2018
Queen of Australia
Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, Queen of Australia and Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith
since 6th February 1952
Governor-General of Australia
Commander-in-Chief of the Australian Defence Force
Her Excellency The Honourable Dame Quentin Alice Louise Bryce, AD, CVO
since 14th August 1999
First Gentleman of Australia
His Excellency Michael John Strachan Bryce, AM, AE
Official Secretary to the Governor-General of Australia
Malcolm John Hazell, AO, CVO
Government House, Canberra
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Sydney, New South Wales
Official State Cars
Rolls-Royce Phantom VI
Government House, Canberra (x1)
Holden WM Caprice
Government House, Canberra (x3)
Order of Australia
General Division Ribbon
Military Division Ribbon
Levels (in order of seniority):
General Division Recipients (since 1996):
Military Division Recipients (since 1996):
Knight and Dame of the Order of Australia (Australian citizens only)
Extraordinary and pre-eminent achievement and merit of the highest degree in service to Australia or to humanity at large.
Not Awarded in Military Division
Companion of the Order of Australia
Eminent achievement and merit of the highest degree in service to Australia or to humanity at large.
Officer of the Order of Australia
Distinguished service of a high degree to Australia or to humanity at large.
Member of the Order of Australia
Service in a particular locality or field of activity or to a particular group.
Medal of the Order of Australia
Service worthy of particular recognition.