Invitations for the Governor and Mr Bunten

If you wish to invite the Governor or Mr Bunten to a function, it is requested that you write a formal letter, preferably signed by the head of your organisation, addressed in the following form:

Her Excellency the Honourable Frances Adamson AC
Governor of South Australia
Government House
GPO Box 2373
ADELAIDE SA 5001

Salutation: Your Excellency

or to Mr Rod Bunten
Government House (Address as above)

Salutation:  Dear Mr Bunten

Helpful Hints:

  • Please specify if the invitation is for the Governor, Mr Bunten or both.
  • It may not be possible for a firm commitment to be made more than 3 months in advance.
  • Last minute invitations (and anything with less than one months notice) may be difficult to accommodate.

Please specify:

  • the date, time, duration and location of the function;
  • the nature of the event;
  • any particular expectations of the Governor and/or Mr Bunten (eg to lay a wreath or make a speech); and
  • the key dignitaries who have been or will be invited as well as a description of other expected participants.

See Vice Regal Guidelines for further information.

Invitations for Professor Brenda Wilson AM

If you wish to invite the Lieutenant-Governor to a function, it is requested that you write a formal letter / email, preferably signed by the head of your organisation, addressed in the following form:

Professor Brenda Wilson AM
Lieutenant-Governor of South Australia
Government House
GPO Box 2373
ADELAIDE SA 5001

Salutation: Dear Professor Wilson