Baulkham Hills Encouraged To Pay Tribute To Retiring Governor Dame Marie Bashir

Member for Baulkham Hills David Elliott today encouraged the Hills community to pay personal tribute to Her Excellency Professor The Honourable Dame Marie Bashir AD CVO who retires on 1 October 2014.

A tribute book has been set up at the Baulkham Hills Electorate Office, at NSW Parliament House and online at www.nsw.gov.au.

The tribute book will be available until Sunday 21 September 2014.

“Dame Bashir is the second longest serving Governor of New South Wales in our 226 year history having served since 2001,” Mr Elliott said.

“Dame Bashir is truly the People’s Governor and a remarkable Australian.

“I also pay particular tribute to Sir Nicholas Shehadie AC OBE for all his tireless work alongside Dame Bashir over the years.

“I encourage everyone in the Hills community to pay their personal tribute to a remarkable individual who has served this State with distinction, dignity, humility and respect,” Mr Elliott said.

The Tribute Book for Her Excellency Professor The Honourable Dame Marie Bashir AD CVO will be available until 21 September 2014 at:

  • Baulkham Hills Electorate Office – Suite 1, 25-33 Old Northern Road, Baulkham Hills
  • NSW Parliament House, Macquarie Street, Sydney
  • Online at www.nsw.gov.au.