On Saturday afternoon at Morphettville Racecourse, Her Excellency the Governor and Mr Bunten attended the Legacy Club of South Australia and Broken Hill's 72nd Annual Race Day.

In the evening at the Adelaide Oval, the Governor, accompanied by Mr Bunten, blew the whistle to herald the start of the National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant Parade, and attended the Tokyo Welcome Home Celebration organised by the Australian Olympic Committee.