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Governor grants Assent to two Bills - Friday 29 March 2019

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

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Governor congratulates Queenslanders recognised with Bravery Awards - Wednesday 27 March 2019

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

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Governor of Queensland writes to Governor-General of New Zealand following Christchurch terror attack - Friday 22 March 2019

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC has written to Her Excellency The Right Honourable Dame Patsy Reddy, Governor-General of New Zealand, following the Christchurch...

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Commonwealth Day Message from Her Majesty The Queen - Saturday 09 March 2019

Commonwealth Day Message from Her Majesty The Queen Commonwealth Day has a special significance this year as we mark the 70th anniversary of the London Declaration, when nations...

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Governor grants Assent to four Bills - Thursday 07 March 2019

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

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Governor grants Assent to two Bills - Thursday 21 February 2019

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

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A message from His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales to Queenslanders affected by the floods - Saturday 09 February 2019

A message from His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales to Queenslanders affected by the floods Having been only too aware in recent months of the dreadful drought and bushfires to...

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A message from Her Majesty The Queen to Queenslanders affected by the floods - Wednesday 06 February 2019

A message from Her Majesty The Queen to Queenslanders affected by the floods Prince Philip and I have been very saddened to hear of the severe floods impacting so many people in...

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Governor congratulates Queenslanders named in the Australia Day 2019 Honours List - Saturday 26 January 2019

More than 190 outstanding Queenslanders have been recognised in the Australia Day 2019 Honours List. The following recipients will be invited to receive their awards and honours...

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Christmas 2018: A message from the Governor of Queensland - Thursday 13 December 2018

As your Governor I have once again been privileged to serve you during another busy and rewarding year for Queensland. This year has again shown Kaye and me that ours is a vast...

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