Media Releases

September 2017

September 12 Lieutenant Governor to Participate in the 2018 Queen's Baton Relay

July 2017

July 27 Lieutenant Governor to Participate in the 2018 Queen's Baton Relay
July 5 Free summer concerts return to Government House

June 2017

June 30 Lieutenant Governor invites the public to witness swearing-in of 150 new citizens on Canada Day
June 29 A STATEMENT FROM THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR
June 22 Winners announced for the 2017 Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for Excellence in British Columbia Wines

January 2017

January 4 Entries now being accepted for the fourth season of Lieutenant Governor’s community music program "Sing Me a Song"
January 1 Canada 150

October 2016

October 27 Entries now being accepted for the fourth season of Lieutenant Governor’s community music program "Sing Me a Song"
October 12 Lieutenant Governor’s Stewards of the Future environmental stewardship program launches for its third year

September 2016

September 27 The Duke of Cambridge affixes Ring of Reconciliation to the Black Rod of British Columbia
September 23 Grounds Closure

August 2016

August 8 Access to grounds notice

June 2016

June 16 Lieutenant Governor to present Sing Me a Song award to the Gabriola Island Singers
June 16 Lieutenant Governor to present Sing Me a Song award to École Cobble Hill
June 16 Tea Room and Costume Museum are open for the season at Government House
June 8 Lieutenant Governor to present Sing Me A Song award to St. Patrick’s Elementary School in Vancouver
June 8 Lieutenant Governor to present Sing Me A Song award to Ranch Park Elementary School in Coquitlam
June 2 Lieutenant Governor to host youth conference at UNBC

May 2016

May 16 Winners announced for Lieutenant Governor’s 2016 "Sing Me a Song" program

April 2016

April 29 Lieutenant Governor to visit Salmon Arm, Sicamous, Revelstoke, Golden and Mount Revelstoke National Park
April 20 Lieutenant Governor’s Statement on the queen's 90th Birthday
April 11 Lieutenant Governor to present Meritorious Service Medal (Civil Division) to Victoria resident Ian Hinksman

January 2016

January 7 Lieutenant Governor to host conference to explore the role of the Crown
January 1 New Year’s Day Levée at Government House

December 2015

December 1 Holiday Events at Government House
December 1 Lieutenant Governor to visit Williams Lake

November 2015

November 17 Entries open for third season of Lieutenant Governor’s community music program "Sing Me A Song"
November 3 Lieutenant Governor’s Stewards of the Future environmental stewardship program launches for a second year

October 2015

October 26 Lieutenant Governor to be presented with the first poppy of the Royal Canadian Legion’s 2015 Poppy Campaign
October 2 Lieutenant Governor to officially open new Nooaitch library

September 2015

September 15 Lieutenant Governor to visit communities in northern British Columbia
September 2 Lieutenant Governor to host Garden Party to celebrate Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II as Canada’s longest-reigning monarch
September 1 Lieutenant Governor to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of Second World War with Burma Star recipients and veterans

August 2015

August 8 Access to grounds notice

July 2015

July 22 Lieutenant Governor to present Mill Bay’s Enrico Winery with the 2015 Award for Excellence in British Columbia Wines
July 16 Lieutenant Governor to present the 2015 Awards for Excellence in British Columbia Wines

June 2015

June 25 Government House Tea Room to be dedicated to philanthropist Rudi Hoenson
June 23 Free summer concerts return to Government House
June 18 Government House to host free performance of award-winning play “Jake’s Gift”
June 15 Lieutenant Governor to visit the Sunshine Coast
June 4 Lieutenant Governor to host youth conference at Pearson College UWC

May 2015

May 8 Lieutenant Governor to visit communities in the West Kootenays

April 2015

April 21 Lieutenant Governor to host students on the Government House grounds for Earth Day
April 14 Winners announced for Lieutenant Governor’s 2015 "Sing Me a Song" program

March 2015

March 5 Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for Excellence in British Columbia Wines

February 2015

February 20 Lieutenant Governor to visit communities in northern British Columbia
February 18 Lieutenant Governor to honour Second World War veteran for his service
February 11 Lieutenant Governor to host public celebration for the 50th anniversary of the National Flag of Canada

January 2015

January 5 Lieutenant Governor launches new environmental stewardship program for youth

October 2014

October 28 Lieutenant Governor to present Sing Me A Song award to Little Mountain Elementary School grade 4 class
October 27 Lieutenant Governor to be presented with the first poppy of the Royal Canadian Legion’s 2014 Poppy Campaign
October 16 Lieutenant Governor launches her second annual community music program "Sing Me A Song"
October 15 Lieutenant Governor to present Sing Me A Song award to Pinetree Secondary School

September 2014

September 21 Lieutenant Governor to host Puppets for Peace

August 2014

August 27 Their Royal Highness The Earl And Countess Of Wessex To Visit B.C. In September
August 20 Lieutenant Governor officially opens new Fort Rupert library
August 6 Lieutenant Governor opens new Kwunew Kwasun Cultural Resource Centre at Malahat Nation

July 2014

July 21 Lieutenant Governor to present the 2014 Awards for Excellence in British Columbia Wines

June 2014

June 18 Wine Award Winners
June 3 Winners announced for Lieutenant Governor’s inaugural “Sing Me a Song” program

April 2014

April 24 Lieutenant Governor officially opens new library in Rivers Inlet
April 21 Lieutenant Governor embarks on tour with HMCS Calgary

March 2014

March 26 Lieutenant Governor officially opens Thistalalh Memorial Library
March 5 Call for Entries for the 2014 Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for Excellence in British Columbia Wines

February 2014

February 26 Government House to open for public tours once a month
February 20 Lieutenant Governor launches new community music program
February 19 Lieutenant Governor to honour Gerald Farrow for his service during the Second World War
February 11 Lieutenant Governor to visit the Okanagan
February 7 Lieutenant Governor to host Family Day event for families of HMCS Regina
February 6 Lieutenant Governor to host performance by
Leon Bibb at Government House

January 2014

January 30 Legion Service Dogs to demonstrate their skills for the Lieutenant Governor
January 23 Lieutenant Governor to present Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award to 24 volunteers

December 2013

December 5 Lieutenant Governor’s statement on the death of Nelson Mandela

October 2013

October 24 Lieutenant Governor to be presented with the first poppy of the Royal Canadian Legion’s 2013 Poppy Campaign
October 18 Lieutenant Governor will officially open new library in Old Massett
October 7 Message from Lieutenant Governor Judith Guichon on the occasion of the 250th Anniversary of the Royal Proclamation
October 3 Lieutenant Governor to visit communities in Northeast B.C.

September 2013

September 21 Statement for the International Day of Peace

August 2013

August 30 Lieutenant Governor visits East Kootenay Region

July 2013

July 23 Presentation schedule for the 2013 Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for Excellence in British Columbia Wines
July 22 Lieutenant Governor's Statement On The Birth Of The Duke and Duchess Of Cambridge's Son
July 2 Free summer concerts return to Government House

June 2013

June 24 Winners announced for the 2013 Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for Excellence in British Columbia Wines
June 19 Lieutenant Governor’s statement on the death of former Lieutenant Governor Dr. the Honourable Garde B. Gardom, OBC, QC

May 2013

May 24 Lieutenant Governor to host Garden Party to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Coronation of The Queen

April 2013

April 11 Lieutenant Governor to present
Governor General's Caring Canadian Awards

March 2013

March 12 Lieutenant Governor to officially open
Halalt/Lyackson Community Library
March 11 The Queen’s Commonwealth Day Message
March 5 2013 Lieutenant Governor's Awards For Excellence In BC Wines

February 2013

February 26 Lieutenant Governor received by
Her Majesty The Queen

January 2013

January 28 Lieutenant Governor visits
Thompson-Nicola Region
January 24 Lieutenant Governor presents
Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals
for community service, volunteerism and protective services
January 23 Lieutenant Governor presents 41 Vancouver
and Lower Mainland residents with the
Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

December 2012

December 10 Holiday season arrives at Government House
December 6 New Year’s Day Levée at Government House

November 2012

November 1 Where to watch the installation of the 29th Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia

October 2012

October 1 The Honourable Steven Point welcomes Lieutenant Governor-designate Judith Guichon