On 14 September 2017, the Mission was invited to the Government House to meet Linda Dessau.
On the occasion, the Board Committee presented the Governor with one of the framed Harbour Hilghts Guild badges (2 of 20). As the first female Governor of Victoria, she was a Patron of the Mission.
Some of the photographs were published in teh Ship to Shore Spring-Summer 2017
Series of 6 digital couloir photograph depicting large to small groups of staff, volunteers and board members of the MTSV in a reception room at the Governor's House in Melbourne with Governor, Linda Dessau.