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Governor-General visits local aged care facilities & Yass Valley Men’s Shed



Australia’s Governor General David Hurley and his wife Linda spent the day in Yass last Thursday.

Beginning their morning at Horton House and Warmington Lodge, their tour focused on visiting facilities from one of the hardest-hit industries due to restrictions enforced with the pandemic.

The Governor General calling out the numbers for a bingo game

His excellency began with a briefing from board members and management.

He was advised on some of the struggles of 2020 in aged care and the facility’s current position.

The Hurley’s were then taken on a tour of the complex, where the Governor-General called out the numbers for the Bingo game, read trivia questions and participated in a spirited rendition of Jimmie Davis and…

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