On Thursday 7 October, Her Excellency the Honourable Frances Adamson AC was sworn in as the 36th Governor of South Australia.

Her Excellency took the Oath of Allegiance and the Oath of Office before The Honourable Chief Justice Chris Kourakis, Chief Justice of South Australia.

Previous to being Governor of South Australia, Her Excellency led the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade as Secretary and held other significant roles including Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, Australian Consulate-General in Hong-Kong, Representative to the Australian Commerce and Industry Office in Taipei and two postings at the Australian High Commission in London.

Watch the highlights from the Swearing-In of Her Excellency the Honourable Frances Adamson AC

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