May 23, 2019. Her Honour the Hon. Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, will conduct official visits to the Township of Georgian Bay and Wahnapitae First Nation during a tour of the region from Thursday, May 23 to Friday, May 24, 2019.
Thursday, May 23, 2019
MacTier, Township of Georgian Bay
10:45 Meeting with His Worship Mr. Peter Koetsier, Mayor of Georgian Bay
11:15 Ribbon cutting of Royal Hudson 2850 mural in MacTier
Her Honour will join artist Tim Nijenhuis, local students, and members of the public at a ribbon cutting of a restoration of the Royal Hudson 2850 steam train mural commemorating the visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth to the region. May 23rd, 2019 marks the 80th anniversary of this occasion.
Media and Photo opportunity
12:00 Community reception at MacTier Public Library
12h45 Roundtable with Mayor and Township Council
13h30 Tour of the MacTier Heritage Railway Museum
14h00 Visit to MacTier Public School
Friday, May 24, 2019
Wahnapitae First Nation
09h00 Meeting with Chief Larry Roque
10h00 Opening ceremony and traditional feast
Office of the Lieutenant Governor