Governor General of Canada

Governor General of Canada

June 28, 2012 13:50 ET

Media Advisory: Governor General to Participate in the Canada Day Noon Show on Parliament Hill

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 28, 2012) - On Sunday, July 1, 2012, Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston will attend the Canada Day Noon Show on Parliament Hill.

Their Excellencies will join the Right Honourable Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada, the Honourable James Moore, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, and thousands of Canadians and visitors on Parliament Hill for this occasion. The Governor General will inspect the guard of honour and deliver a speech. The show will be broadcast live across the country on CBC, CBC Newsworld, Radio-Canada and RDI, beginning at 12 noon (EDT).

For more information about the National Capital Region's Canada Day activities, please contact the National Capital Commission (NCC) at 1-800-465-1867 or 613-239-5000; visit their website at

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