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Meet Sam Mostyn - Australia's Trailblazing Governor-General

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Get ready for a historic moment in Australia as Sam Mostyn gets appointed as the new Governor-General, breaking barriers and making waves in leadership roles!

Sam Mostyn, a prominent businesswoman and gender equality advocate, has been announced as Australia's 28th governor-general. Known for her groundbreaking work as the first female AFL commissioner and her integral role in the AFLW competition, Mostyn has a long-standing career in law and business.

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese praised Mostyn's achievements and highlighted her dedication to advancing gender equality. Mostyn will be sworn in on 1 July, succeeding the incumbent Governor-General David Hurley.

Mostyn's appointment marks a significant moment in Australian history, with her background in law, business, and advocacy making her a well-rounded choice for the prestigious role of governor-general.

Additionally, the Climate Council celebrates Mostyn's appointment, recognizing her former role as the Board Chair of the Climate Council and her continued commitment to addressing climate change.

In a fun twist, the Sydney Swans also congratulated Mostyn, acknowledging her trailblazing efforts as the first woman appointed to the AFL Commission and her advocacy for important policies within the AFL.

On a lighter note, did you know that Mostyn will be the first woman to hold the position of Governor-General in Australia? Her appointment signifies a step forward towards gender diversity and inclusivity in leadership roles.

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Sam Mostyn announced as new governor general of Australia (The Guardian)

She was the first woman appointed commissioner of the Australian Football League and a driving force behind the AFLW competition. “Millions of Australians know ...

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Anthony Albanese announces Samantha Mostyn as Australia's next ... (ABC News)

In short: Prominent businesswoman and gender equality advocate Samantha Mostyn AO will become Australia's 28th governor-general. Ms Mostyn is the current ...

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Sam Mostyn to be the new governor-general (The Sydney Morning Herald)

Mostyn, a businesswoman and lawyer, was the first female AFL commissioner and was previously the president of Chief Executive Women.

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Samantha Mostyn will be Australia's next Governor-General (9News)

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said this morning that King Charles III had approved the appointment.

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Sam Mostyn named as Australia's next governor-general (The Australian Financial Review)

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese named the businesswoman and former AFL commissioner as King Charles' next representative in Australia.

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Albo's major announcement on key role (The Australian)

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has announced Samantha Mostyn as the nation's next Governor-General.

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Samantha Mostyn appointed as Australia's new Governor-General (SBS)

She will be sworn in on 1 July, when the previous Governor-General David Hurley will conclude his appointment. Mostyn, who has had a long career in law and ...

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Swans congratulate Sam Mostyn (Sydney Swans)

A trailblazer as the first woman appointed to the AFL Commission in 2005, Mostyn was a strong advocate for the AFL's Respect and Responsibility Policy and as ...

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Sam Mostyn to be the new governor-general (The Age)

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has named Samantha Mostyn, the lawyer helming his Women's Economic Equality Taskforce, as Australia's next governor-general. Mostyn, a businesswoman and lawyer, was the first female AFL commissioner and was previously ...

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Climate Council celebrates appointment of former board chair ... (Climate Council)

The Climate Council congratulates Sam Mostyn AO, former Board Chair of the Climate Council, on her appointment as the next Governor General of Australia.

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Empowering, consultative, uniter: Who is Sam Mostyn, the next ... (BusinessDay.com.au)

Those who have worked with Mostyn over her long career say she will handle her new role with gravitas, diplomacy, humility … and a sense of humour.

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Australia news live: we need to move away from 'narrow and ... (The Guardian)

Rosie Batty, who is speaking about the national domestic violence crisis and is marking 10 years since her son Luke was murdered by his father, has said “ ...

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What Sam Mostyn's appointment as Governor General means ... (BroadAgenda)

It turns out gender equality is not inevitable. Women's bodies. By Antonio Rodriguez. Helen Dalley-Fisher says she has spent her time at the UN defending ...

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Sam Mostyn to be the new governor-general (Brisbane Times)

Sam Mostyn – a former staffer to Paul Keating who rose to prominence for her campaigning on the economic empowerment of women – will be Australia's next ...

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AFL congratulates Sam Mostyn on her appointment as Governor ... (AFL)

AFL Commission Chair Richard Goyder said Ms Mostyn had made an enormous contribution to Australian public life with service to business, the advancement of ...

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Sam Mostyn is a new kind of governor-general in more ways than one (ABC News)

Samantha Mostyn has a very different CV compared to the previous 10 governor-generals.

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Richmond Congratulates Sam Mostyn AO (Richmond Football Club)

Richmond Football Club would like to congratulate Sam Mostyn AO on her appointment as the next Governor-General of Australia.

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Governor-General Sam Mostyn may face a constitutional crisis next ... (The Australian Financial Review)

Electoral and demographic trends could combine to force the new governor-general into a leading role in sorting out a post-election parliamentary deadlock.

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Who is Sam Mostyn, the new governor-general, in her own words? (The Australian Financial Review)

From prolific company director, to political adviser, to AFL commissioner, the South Australian has worked tirelessly across most areas of Australia's economic ...

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How will Sam Mostyn's career-long advocacy shape her role as ... (The Guardian)

Gender equality, social justice and giving a voice to those who go unheard have been the hallmarks of a long career spanning law, business and advocacy.

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