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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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Queenslanders recognised with Bravery Awards - Monday 20 August 2018

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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Government House on the move to Cairns and Weipa - Friday 17 August 2018

Government House operations will be relocated from Fernberg in the Brisbane suburb of Paddington for the six-day Regional Government House program beginning next week. The fourth...

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Governor grants Assent to two Bills - Thursday 21 June 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 two Bills - Monday 18 June 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 congratulates Queenslanders named in Queen’s Birthday Honours List - Monday 11 June 2018

One hundred and sixty Queenslanders have been recognised for their remarkable contributions to nation and State in the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours List.  The following...

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Governor grants Assent to a Bill - Wednesday 09 May 2018

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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Governor presents honours and awards in Townsville - Friday 27 April 2018

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, will present 10 North Queensland residents with honours and awards under the Australian honours system at...

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Bravery Awards announced - Thursday 29 March 2018

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

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