Royal Visit 2011 Reception Pt 1 - The Anthems
Written by ACM   
Sunday, 23 October 2011
On the third day of the 16th visit Australia, her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is welcomed to a reception at Parliament House, Canberra, by the Prime Minister, the Hon Julia Gillard.

After a ceremonial fanfare, The Queen enters in the procession into the great Hall at Parliament House where about 700 people are assembled. The Australian Royal Anthem, then the Australian National Anthem are sung.

The event was broadcast by the national TV news service, Sky News on 21 October, 2011. The event begins with an introduction by Sky's Royal Correspondent Celina Edmonds.