According to section 2 of the australian constitution, the governor-general is appointed by the queen to be her majesty's representative in australia they are appointed on the recommendation of. William deane was different while some leaders are respected and a few are loved, deane attracted both respect and love from most australians don watson, paul keating's speechwriter, said deane gave the impression of grace prime minister john howard said at a farewell to the man with whom he. On september 26, 1999, governor-general sir william deane delivered the opening address at the inaugural australian conference on lutheran education at a gold coast resort in his speech, he offered an apology to members of the german–australian community present at the meeting: the tragic, and. Directions: a vision for australia, a collection of extracts from the speeches of sir william and lady deane, published by st pauls publications, strathfield, (isbn 1 876295 47 3) 136 pages, $1995 biographical data and some quotes - sir william deane. Australia's first peoples in may, 1997, both sir william and lady deane made important speeches at the australian reconciliation convention in melbourne jesuit priest fr frank brenn an described them at the convention as “the first couple of reconciliation” throughout their tenure at govern ment house the viceregal. I was then briefly associate to sir william deane when he was a judge of the newly established federal court after some months at the melbourne bar, i was then appointed as adviser to the queensland catholic bishops on aboriginal affairs this appointment arose because the heads of the catholic,. Sir william patrick deane ac, kbe, qc (born 4 january 1931) is a former australian lawyer and judge who served as the 22nd governor-general of australia, in office from 1996 to 2001 he was previously a justice of the high court of australia from 1982 to 1995 deane received his undergraduate education at the. The governor-general, sir william deane, drew from his lecture 'signposts' which pointed to a better situation in the future, 'signposts' which shortly before corroboree 2000 where the reconciliation council laid out its blueprint for the future, patrick dodson made a speech which referred to the need for.
Sir william deane was born in melbourne in 1931 in july 1982, he was appointed a justice of the high court of australia, and on the 10th of november 1995 he was appointed governor-general by the labor prime minister paul keating in 2001, the sydney peace prize jury identified sir william deane for his consistent. '¥~soll'llild sir william deane (shortly to take up his new responsibilities) \1$'-~ ome to the court to be with us what aprivilege it is for me to sit, y,,~,:\ ,,~:~t~':i' :i~\\~w'ih'inest of messages from. Anzac is not merely about loss it is about courage, and endurance, and duty, and love of country, and mateship, and good humour and the survival of a sense of self-worth and decency in the face of dreadful odds the full text of the speech from which this quotation was taken was given as sir william deane's address to. This ceremony, which touched a chord across the australian nation, re- established remembrance day as a significant day of commemoration four years later, in 1997, governor-general sir william deane issued a proclamation formally declaring 11 november to be remembrance day, urging all australians to observe.
Memories: sir william deane the unveiling of the dame roma mitchell statute: address by sir william deane formations: susan magarey and helena jasinski october 12, 1992 a woman's perspective: the hon elizabeth evatt justices' speech on the death of dame roma mitchell speech index 1991-1996 a good. The hon sir william deane ac kbe speaks at the presidential membership conference in canberra, australia, 11-13 july 2008. The two speeches i have chosen are 'it is still winter at home' by sir william deane and the 'redfern speech' by paul keeting both speeches are occasional speeches, redfern addresses an uncomfortable past, an almost forgotten part of time, to unite australians under a common cause, and establish national identity.
Speeches: understanding and implementing good governance for indigenous communities and regions - read sir william deane's speech at the 2002 conference on indigenous governance - more information pamphlets: racism no way fact sheets: reconciliation - this fact sheet from the racism no way website. It is still winter at home it's still winter at home – sir william deane (m parker) on not winning the nobel prize on not winning the nobel prize (route) a home in fiction the idea of home – geraldine brooks (abc) excelling in critical study speeches from a 99+ atar hsc graduate (strawberrye on boredofstudies.
This is the speech delivered by the governor-general, sir william deane, to commemorate the centenary of the proclamation of federation the governor- general read a message from the queen and initiated the celebrations of australia's centenary of federation, at a ceremony in centennial park, sydney listen to sir.
Australian governor-general sir william deane, for example, expressed his regret for “the oppression and injustice to which indigenous australians were subjected in our land” in particular, he drew attention to the mistake creek massacre of the 1930s in which eight aborigines were killed by a white. Sir william patrick deane ac kbe qc (born 1931) a justice 1982-95 admitted nsw bar 1957 (qc 1966) judge supreme court of nsw 1977 judge, federal court of australia 1977-82 president, australian trade practices tribunal 1977- 82 governor-general of australia 1996-2001 click here for further information.
A canadian governor-general, lord dufferin, described a governor-general as a constitutional head of state in a speech given in 1873 even paul keating referred to the more recently, the same newspaper referred to the present governor-general, sir william deane, as head of state and twenty years ago the opening. Deane defends battle for truth nicolas rothwell the australian, 28 november 2002 fierce ideological battle has been joined over the the legacy of former governor-general william deane and his committed campaign to highlight the massacre of aborigines on the australian frontier sir william, whose semi-official. Sir william deane has quoted mick dodson as saying that white australians had become inured to the statistics that defined aboriginal disadvantage dodson pointedly noted that “a certain kind of industrial deafness has developed the meaning of these figures is not heard or felt the statistics of infant.