Prince is on his way
THE Duke of York arrives in Australia today for a whirlwind tour of the eastern states.
Prince Andrew, the second son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, will touch down in Melbournefor a dinner at Government House and will also attend an Aboriginal smoking ceremony.
After laying a wreath at that city’s Shrine of Remembrance on Wednesday, he will arrive in Brisbane for a briefing on next year’s Commonwealth Games. Next week he will head to Sydney and Wollongong before departing for the Middle East on September 29.