Governor's Program

The Governor’s Official Program is comprised of a wide range of constitutional and legal duties and ceremonial and community engagements. Each year, the Governor hosts thousands of visitors to Government House to take part in investiture and award ceremonies, Open Days, receptions and meetings, and travels widely throughout Queensland to support the activities of Patron groups. View a chronological record of the Governor’s daily program below. 

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On Saturday, in the evening, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC ceased duty as Administrator of the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia and resumed duty as Governor of...

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On Friday, in the morning, at Brisbane City Hall, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC attended the 2018 Queensland Volunteering Awards during National Volunteer Week, and addressed the...

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On Thursday, in the evening, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC hosted a formal dinner in honour of Queenslanders recognised in the Australia Day 2018 Honours...

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On Wednesday, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC commenced duty as Administrator of the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia and the...

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On Tuesday, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC hosted an Investiture Ceremony for residents of Queensland who were recipients of awards under the...

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On Monday, in the afternoon, at the Jubilee Community Centre, Mackay, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC presided over a meeting of the Executive Council. Following, in Mackay, the...

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On Sunday, in the afternoon, at St John’s Cathedral, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey attended the Heart Foundation Annual Thanksgiving and Memorial Service,...

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On Saturday, in the afternoon, at St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC attended the hospital’s 60th Anniversary Commemorative Service.

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On Friday, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey hosted a morning tea for the Embroiderers’ Guild, Queensland Inc, and the...

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On Thursday, in the afternoon, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey returned to Brisbane from official travel to Cloncurry. Following, at Parliament House, the...

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