Sydney, Australia -- Magisterial Lecture by the Governor of New South Wales
On September 2, Warrane College received Dr. Marie Bashir, Governor of the state of New South Wales, as the honorary invitee to give its annual magisterial lecture. She spoke on “The Legacy of Lachlan Macquarie, fifth governor of New South Wales.” The governor offered interesting reflections on the ethical values that should characterize a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural society such as that found in Australia. At the end of the academic act, the governor unveiled a plaque commemorating the conclusion of the work of renovating the College. Before the lecture, her Excellency conversed at length with the residents during the dinner.
Romana, n. 49, July-December 2009, p. 342.