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Governor grants Assent to two Bills - Friday 28 September 2018

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 Bill - Thursday 20 September 2018

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

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Governor to honour more than 120 people at six Investiture Ceremonies - Monday 17 September 2018

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, will officially honour 124 outstanding men and women at six Investiture Ceremonies at Government House...

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Governor grants Assent to three Bills - Tuesday 11 September 2018

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 to honour 21 people at Cairns Investiture Ceremony - Friday 07 September 2018

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, will officially honour 21 outstanding men and women at an Investiture Ceremony in Cairns tomorrow. The...

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Governor to present Australian Police Medals and Australian Bravery Decorations - Monday 03 September 2018

Eight awardees of the Australian Police Medal and 15 recipients of Australian Bravery Decorations will tomorrow be officially honoured by His Excellency the Honourable Paul de...

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A message from His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales to Queenslanders affected by the drought - Wednesday 29 August 2018

Message from His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales to Queenslanders affected by the drought "Having visited various parts of Queensland in April, my wife and I have been utterly...

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Regional Government House comes to a close - Monday 27 August 2018

Regional Government House has come to a close after six days based in Cairns and Weipa. The program included official visits to local councils, schools and major industries,...

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A message from Her Majesty The Queen to Australians affected by the drought - Thursday 23 August 2018

Message from Her Majesty The Queen to Australians affected by the drought "Prince Philip and I have been deeply saddened to hear of one of the worst Australian droughts in living...

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