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Government House.

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Government House was constructed between 1837-1845. It is the most sophisticated example of a Gothic Revival building in New South Wales. It contains an outstanding collection of 19th and 20th century furnishings and decoration that reflect changing styles and the differing tastes of the Governors and their wives. Government House offers exhibitions and education services.

The ground floor State rooms include the dining room, drawing room and ballroom.The first floor includes State appartments that were used by the Governor, visiting members of the Royal family and other heads of State.

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  1. Government House Colour Prints
    Government House
    [ Photograph : 1977 ]
    Possibly online
    At State Library of QLD
    Government House Colour Prints
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28,476.758)

  2. 5940 Government House Colour Prints
    Government House
    [ Photograph : 1977 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28,255.545)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28,255.545)

  3. University of Queensland; Government House Letters
    University of Queensland
    [ Unpublished ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 16,119.247)

  4. Generally speaking : setting the compass for the future : a selection of abridged speeches and observations on the Australian social condition / by Major General Michael Jeffery ; researched and edited by David Hudleston
    Jeffery, Michael (Philip Michael), 1937-
    [ Book : 2000 ]
    At 10 libraries
    Generally speaking : setting the compass for the future : a selection of abridged speeches and observations on the Australian social condition / by Major General Michael Jeffery ; researched and edited by David Hudleston
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6,827.753)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6,827.753)

Resources about Government House. (75)

  1. Government House
    Laila Ellmoos
    [ Article ]
    View online
    At Dictionary of Sydney
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 85,344.789)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 85,344.789)

  2. Government House
    Harry, Stanley B
    [ Photograph, Poster, chart, other ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    View online
    At NT Library
    Government House
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 73,569.281)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 73,569.281)

  3. Government House
    Abala, Nyleta
    [ Photograph, Poster, chart, other ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    View online
    At NT Library
    Government House
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 72,049.617)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 72,049.617)

  4. Government House, Melbourne
    [ Book : 1887 ]
    At RHSV Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 25,988.811)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 25,988.811)

  5. Official party leaves Government House for the Federation ceremonies
    [ Photograph : 1901 ]
    View online
    At City of Sydney Arch
    Official party leaves Government House for the Federation ceremonies
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24,105.738)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24,105.738)

  6. Government House; Melbourne
    [ Book : 1974 ]
    At RHSV Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23,580.506)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23,580.506)

  7. Government House; Melbourne
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    At RHSV Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 22,624.375)

  8. Government House Victoria
    [ Book : 1881 ]
    At RHSV Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21,431)

  9. Victoria's first Government House
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    At RHSV Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19,274.572)

  10. Government House (The Residency)
    [ Poster, chart, other ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    At NT Library
    Government House (The Residency)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18,596.957)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18,596.957)

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  1. House, Matilda (1945-)
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  3. Government House Committee (1985-1987)
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  1. DRAINAGE, GOVERNMENT HOUSE.
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    ... [2143] Department of Public Works, Sydney, 7th December, 1869. DRAINAGE, GOVERNMENT HOUSE. TENDERS ... to Contract for Drainage, Government House. Tenders to be indorsed, " Tender for Drainage, Govern ... 69 words
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  2. DRAINAGE, GOVERNMENT HOUSE.
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    ... £190] Department of Public Works, Sydney, 22nd January, 1870. DRAINAGE, GOVERNMENT HOUSE. FRESH ... -willing to Contract for Drainage required at Government Houses, Sydney. Tenders to be indorsed " Tender ... 72 words
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  3. BRICKS—OLD GOVERNMENT HOUSE.
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    ... Colonial Secretary's Office9 Sydney, \st Angust, 1846. BRICKS-—OJ,D GOVERNMENT HOUSE. TENDERS ... -the Bricks now lying at the Otd Government House, Syd ney. Tenders to state the price per thousand the ... 88 words
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  1. New Government House - Hobart
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  1. Government House reserve / lithographed at the Department of Lands and Survey, Melbourne, by R. B. Kelly
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    Government House reserve / lithographed at the Department of Lands and Survey, Melbourne, by R. B. Kelly
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  2. Plan of the Government House and Domain Gardens
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    [ Map : 1986 ]
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  3. Government House Brisbane
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  1. Government House
    Australian Red Cross Society, Victorian Division
    [ Unpublished : 1942 ]
    At Uni Melbourne Arch
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  2. Government House
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  3. Government House
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,410.152)

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  1. Government House, Sydney / Ann Toy and Robert Griffin
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  2. Government House : Melbourne / [Government Information & Communications]
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  3. Government house / by Alice Perrin ... ..
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  4. Australia's first government house / Helen Proudfoot ... [et al.]
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  1. Government House
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  2. Government House
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  3. Government House
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  4. Welcome to Government House South Australia
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  1. Government House waltz : valse brillante for the piano forte / composed … by E. H. Cobley
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  2. Tasmanian Government House staff walk-out
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  3. Hieu Van Le - from refugee to Government House
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  4. Government House, Melbourne
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  1. Government House
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 14 November 1952 p 6 Article
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  2. GOVERNMENT HOUSE.
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  3. GOVERNMENT HOUSE.
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