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Princess Anne arrives in Sydney ahead of royal tours in Australia and Papua New Guinea

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The Princess Royal, accompanied by her husband Sir Tim Laurence, will arrive in Sydney for a working visit for a three-day whirlwind tour starting on Saturday and will then go onto visit Papua New Guinea from Monday, Buckingham Palace has confirmed. 

The princess is set to attend many events during her short visit to Australia and will then go on to visit the Independent State of Papua New Guinea for a three-day tour.

While in Australia, Princess Anne will attend the opening ceremony of the bicentennial Sydney Royal Easter Show, as well as visit the Rural Fire Service and Sea Heritage Foundation, along with other royal engagements. 

The princess, who is the patron of the Royal Agricultural Society of the Commonwealth, will also take part in a patronages dinner at the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron and attend a garden. 

Her final engagement in South New Wales will be a visit as Colonel-in-Chief to the Royal Australian Corps of Signals and Royal Australian Corps of Transport. 

The Colonel-in-Chief of a regiment is usually a royal patron, who has a ceremonial role in the life of the regiment and are kept informed of all important activities of the regiment and pay occasional visits to its units.


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