Patronage

Patronage of the Administrator

The Administrator of the Northern Territory is patron to many community groups and seeks to be an active patron for all organisations. Vice-regal patronage is normally accepted for the Administrator’s term of appointment only and, on a change of incumbent, a new request is submitted.

His Honour the Honourable John Hardy AO, Administrator of the Northern Territory, has accepted patronage of the following organisations for the term of his appointment.

His Honour’s title is that of "Patron" for each organisation, unless otherwise approved.

Joint Patronage of the Administrator and Mrs Marie Hardy

Patronage of Mrs Marie Hardy 

Other Honorary Appointments

  • His Honour the Honourable John Hardy AO KStJ was invested as a Knight of Grace in the most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St John of Jerusalem and Deputy Prior of St John Ambulance Australia NT Inc by His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, on 10 November 2014. 
  • The Administrator of the Northern Territory holds the permanent appointment as Representative Colonel of the North West Mobile Force.
  • His Honour the Honourable John Hardy AO is the Honorary Air Commodore to Number 13 (City of Darwin) Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force.
  • His Honour the Honourable John Hardy AO was invested as Chief Scout of the Northern Territory on 24 February 2015.
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