|BOWEN, John||Commandant||Lieutenant||11 Sep 1803-16 Feb 1804|
|COLLINS, David||Lt-Gov (South)||Colonel||16 Feb 1804-24 Mar 1810|
|LORD, Edward||Lt-Gov (South)||Lieutenant||24 Mar 1810-8 Jul 1810|
|MURRAY, John||Lt-Gov (South)||Captain||8 Jul 1810-20 Feb 1812|
|PATERSON, William||Lt-Gov (North)||Lieut-Col||1804-1808|
|BRABYN, John||Commandant (North)||Captain||1808-1810|
|GORDON, George A.||Commandant (North)||Major||1810-1812|
|RITCHIE, J||Commandant (North)||Captain||June 1812|
|GEILS, Andrew E.||Commandant||Major||20 Feb 1812-4 Feb 1813|
|DAVEY, Thomas||Lt-Gov||Colonel||4 Feb 1813-9 Mar 1817|
|SORELL, William||Lt-Gov||Colonel||9 Mar 1817-14 May 1824|
|ARTHUR, George||Lt-Gov||Colonel||14 May 1824- 3 Dec 1825|
|# ARTHUR, George||Lt-Gov||Colonel||6 Dec 1825-29 Oct 1836|
|SNODGRASS, Kenneth||Administrator||CB||29 Oct 1836-5 Jan 1837|
|FRANKLIN, Sir John||Lt-Gov||KCH, RN||5 Jan 1837-21 Aug 1843|
|EARDLEY-WILMOT, Sir John||Lt-Gov||Baronet||21 Aug 1843-13 Oct 1846|
|LATROBE, Charles J.||Administrator||13 Oct 1846-25 Jan 1847|
|DENISON, Sir William T.||Lt-Gov||Kt||25 Jan 1847-8 Jan 1855|
|FOX-YOUNG, Sir Henry E.||Governor-in-Chief||CB||8 Jan 1855-10 Dec 1861|
|GORE BROWNE, Thomas||Governor||CB, Colonel||10 Dec 1861-30 Dec 1868|
|TREVOR, William C.||Administrator||30 Dec 1868-15 Jan 1869|
|DU CANE, Charles||Governor||15 Jan 1869-28 Nov 1874|
|SMITH, Sir Francis||Administrator||Kt||28 Nov 1874-13 Jan 1875|
|WELD, Frederick A.||Governor||CMG||13 Jan 1875-5 Apr 1880|
|SMITH, Sir Francis||Administrator||Kt||5 Apr 1880-21 Oct 1880|
|LEFROY, Sir Henry||Administrator||KCMG, CB||21 Oct 1880-7 Dec 1881|
|STRAHAN, Sir George C.||Governor||Major, KCMG||7 Dec 1881-28 Oct 1886|
|GIBLIN, William R.||Administrator||28 Oct 1886-18 Nov 1886|
|DOBSON, Sir William L.||Administrator||Kt||18 Nov 1886-11 Mar 1887|
|HAMILTON, Sir Robert G.||Governor, Commander-in-Chief||KCB||11 Mar 1887-30 Nov 1892|
|DOBSON, Sir William L.||Administrator||Kt||30 Nov 1892-8 Aug 1893|
|GORMANSTON, Viscount||Governor, Commander-in-Chief||KCMG||8 Aug 1893-14 Aug 1900|
|DODDS, Sir John S.||Administrator||KCMG||14 Aug 1900-8 Nov 1901|
|HAVELOCK, Sir Arthur E.||Governor||Captain, GCSI, GCMG, GCIE||8 Nov 1901-16 Apr 1904|
|DODDS, Sir John S.||Administrator||KCMG||17 Apr 1904-28 Oct 1904|
|STRICKLAND, Sir Gerald||Governor||KCMG||28 Oct 1904-20 May 1909|
|DODDS, Sir John S.||Administrator||KCMG||20 May 1909-29 Sep 1909|
|BARRON, Sir Henry||Governor||Maj-Gen, KCMG, CVO||29 Sep 1909-8 Mar 1913|
|DODDS, Sir John S.||Administrator||KCMG||8 Mar 1913-4 Jun 1913|
|ELLISON-MACARTNEY, Sir William G.||Governor||KCMG||4 Jun 1913-31 Mar 1917|
|NICHOLLS, Sir Herbert J.||Administrator||Kt||31 Mar 1917-6 Jul 1917|
|NEWDEGATE, Sir Francis A.||Governor||KCMG||6 Jul 1917-9 Feb 1920|
|NICHOLLS, Sir Herbert J.||Administrator||Kt||9 Feb 1920-16 Apr 1920|
|ALLARDYCE, Sir William L.||Governor||KCMG||16 Apr 1920-26 Jan 1922|
|NICHOLLS, Sir Herbert J.||Administrator||Kt||26 Jan 1922-26 Nov 1923|
|EWING, Norman K.||Administrator||KC||26 Nov 1923-13 Jun 1924|
|NICHOLLS, Sir Herbert J.||Administrator||Kt||13 Jun 1924- 23 Dec 1924|
|O'GRADY, Sir James||Governor||KCMG||23 Dec 1924-23 Dec 1930|
|NICHOLLS, Sir Herbert J.||Administrator||Kt||23 Dec 1930-4 Aug 1933|
|CLARK, Sir Ernest||Governor||GCMG, KCB, CBE||4 Aug 1933-4 Aug 1945|
|MORRIS, Sir John D.||Administrator||Kt||4 Aug 1945-24 Dec 1945|
|BINNEY, Sir Thomas Hugh||Governor||Admiral, KCB, KCMG, DSO||24 Dec 1945-8 May 1951|
|MORRIS, Sir John D.||Administrator||Kt||8 May 1951-22 Aug 1951|
|CROSS, Sir Ronald D.||Governor||Bt, KCMG, KCVO||22 Aug 1951-4 Jun 1958|
|BURBURY, Sir Stanley C.||Administrator||CBE||4 Jun 1958-21 Oct 1959|
|ROWALLAN, Lord||Governor||KT, KBE, MC, TD||21 Oct 1959-25 Mar 1963|
|BURBURY, Sir Stanley C.||Administrator||CBE||25 Mar 1963-24 Sep 1963|
|GAIRDNER, Sir Charles H.||Governor||Lt-Gen, GBE, CB, KCMG, KCVO||24 Sep 1963-11 Jul 1968|
|BURBURY, Sir Stanley C.||Administrator||CBE||11 Jul 1968-2 Dec 1968|
|BASTYAN, Sir Edric M.||Governor||KCMG, KCVO, KBE, CB||2 Dec 1968-30 Nov 1973|
|GREEN, Mr Justice||Administrator||30 Nov 1973-5 Dec 1973|
|* BURBURY, Sir Stanley C.||Governor||KCMG, KCVO, KBE||5 Dec 1973-16 Mar 1982|
|GREEN, Sir Guy S.||Administrator||KBE||16 Mar 1982-1 Oct 1982|
|PLIMSOLL, Sir James||Governor||AC, CBE||1 Oct 1982-8 May 1987|
|GREEN, Sir Guy S.||Administrator||KBE||8 May 1987-19 Oct 1987|
|BENNETT, Sir Phillip||Governor||AC, KBE, DSO||19 Oct 1987-2 Oct 1995|
|** GREEN, Sir Guy S.||Governor||AC, KBE||2 Oct 1995-3 Oct 2003|
|BUTLER, Richard W.||Governor||AC||3 Oct 2003-9 Aug 2004|
|COX, William J. E.||Governor||AC, RFD, ED||15 Dec 2004-2 Apr 2008|
|UNDERWOOD, Peter G.||Governor||AC||2 Apr 2008 - 7 July 2014|
|WARNER, Kate A.||Governor||AM||10 December 2014 -|
1825 marked the separation of VDL from NSW, and Arthur became the first Lt-Gov of the new colony.
Sir Stanley Burbury was the first Australian-born Governor.
Sir Guy Green was the first Tasmanian-born Governor.
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Commander of the Royal Victorian Order.
Companion of the Distinguished Service Order.
Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire.
Knight Grand Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire.
Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael & St George.
Knight Grand Commander of the Star of India.
Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire.
Knight Commander of the Order of St Michael & St George.
Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order.
Knight of the Thistle.
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