9 July 2017
Pre-dinner Cocktail Reception held at the Park Plaza Riverside Albert Embankment London. Fellows, Award Ambassadors and supporters of the Duke of Edinburgh Award came together the evening before the black-tie dinner at Buckingham Palace. The official UK hosts of the evening were the former British High Commissioner to Australia the Right Hon Lord Alistar Goodlad KCMG and Lady Goodlad. The reception was also attended by the Australian Prime Minister the Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP and Mrs Lucy Turnbull AO Award Ambassador. World Fellow and Ambassador John Robinson with Ambassadors John and Jacky Mousellis.