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Visit of Their Excellencies, The Right Honourable David Johnston and Sharon Johnston to Newfoundland and Labrador, June 23 - 26th

On June 23rd and 24th Their Honours, the Honourable John Crosbie and Jane Furneaux Crosbie had the pleasure of participating in the first Visit of Their Excellencies, the Right Honourable David Johnston and Sharon Johnston to Newfoundland and Labrador.

On June 23rd, Their Honours greeted Their Excellencies at the St. John’s Airport, where they held a short meeting before Their Excellencies commenced with their afternoon program of events. Later that evening Their Honours hosted a reception and dinner at Government House in honour of Their Excellencies first Visit.

Their Excellencies, the Right Honourable David Johnston and Sharon Johnston and Their Honours, the Honourable John Crosbie and Jane Furneaux Crosbie
©Office of the Secretary to the Governor General of Canada 2011
Photo credit: MCpl Dany Veillette, Rideau Hall
Reproduced with the permission of the Office of the Secretary to the Governor General

On the morning of June 24th, Their Excellencies and Their Honours planted two Colorado Blue Spruce trees on the north grounds of Government House. Below Her Excellency and Her Honour jointly plant one of the trees.

Tree planting
©Office of the Secretary to the Governor General of Canada 2011
Photo credit: MCpl Dany Veillette, Rideau Hall
Reproduced with the permission of the Office of the Secretary to the Governor General

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