Current News & Events

Sunday, March 7, 2021

Commonwealth Day Message by Her Majesty The Queen, Head of the Commonwealth / Message de sa Majesté la Reine, chef du Commonwealth, à l’occasion du Jour du Commonwealth

Over the coming week, as we celebrate the friendship, spirit of unity and achievements of the Commonwealth, we have an opportunity to reflect on a time like no other. Whilst experiences of the last year have been different across the Commonwealth, stirring examples of courage, commitment and selfless dedication to duty have been demonstrated in every Commonwealth nation and territory, notably by those working on the frontline who have been delivering healthcare and other public services in their communities. We have also taken encouragement from remarkable advances in developing new vaccines...
Friday, February 26, 2021

Postponement of Evenings @ Government House Event on 9 March 2021

Due to the imposition of health and safety restrictions, the Theatre Nova Scotia presentation on 9 March 2021 is postponed. Every effort will be made to reschedule this event. Their Honours thank you for your understanding and patience.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Display of the African Nova Scotian Flag at Government House - 23 February 2021

Last evening, the new African Nova Scotian Flag was displayed for the first time during the Evenings @ Government House Winter 2021 Series event celebrating African Heritage Month 2021. Wendie L. Wilson, designer of the flag, was present for the event. During his opening remarks, His Honour The Honourable Arthur J. LeBlanc, Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, said, “I am proud to say we are displaying the newly created African Nova Scotian flag here at Government House for the first time. Let me congratulate and thank you Ms. Wilson for your work in creating this wonderful flag and we...