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Annual report tabled - Friday 29 September 2017

The Office of the Governor’s annual report has been tabled in Parliament today. The annual report is an integral part of the Office of the Governor’s corporate governance...

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Bravery Awards announced - Wednesday 13 September 2017

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland congratulates the following Queenslanders, recognised for their brave acts in the latest Australian Bravery...

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Governor grants Assent to Bills - Wednesday 13 September 2017

This afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received Mr Michael Reis, Deputy Clerk of the Parliament, for the...

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Governor grants Assent to bills - Thursday 31 August 2017

This afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received Mr Neil Laurie, Clerk of the Parliament, for the...

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The Governor grants Assent to Bills - Friday 25 August 2017

This morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received the Honourable Peter Wellington MP, Speaker of the Parliament,...

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GOVERNMENT HOUSE RELOCATES TO MACKAY - Monday 14 August 2017

Government House operations will be relocated to Mackay from Fernberg – the official Brisbane residence of Queensland Governors since 1910 – for Regional Government House from 17...

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Gavel Cam - Friday 23 June 2017

To commemorate International 'Take Your Dog To Work' Day on 23 June 2017, the Office of the Governor has officially released 'Gavel Cam', a Gavel-eyed view of the historic...

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Governor grants Assent to bill - Thursday 22 June 2017

Today, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC received Mr Michael Reis, Deputy Clerk of the Queensland Parliament, for the...

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Queenslanders recognised in 2017 Queen's Birthday Honours List - Monday 12 June 2017

Around 110 Queenslanders have been recognised for their remarkable contributions to nation and State in the 2017 Queen's Birthday Honours List.  The following recipients will be...

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