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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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Governor visits communities of Cape York - Friday 09 June 2017

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, and Mrs Kaye de Jersey, will undertake an official visit to Cooktown and communities of Cape York,...

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Governor grants Assent to bills - Monday 05 June 2017

Today, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received Mr Neil Laurie, Clerk of the Queensland...

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Governor grants Assent to bill - Friday 26 May 2017

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

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Governor grants Assent to bills - Friday 19 May 2017

Today, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received Mr Neil Laurie, Clerk of the Queensland...

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Governor heads to Charleville to honour truck explosion rescuers; open new Airport Terminal - Monday 03 April 2017

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, and Mrs Kaye de Jersey, will visit Charleville on 3-4 April, to present Australian Bravery Decorations to...

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