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 Friday, in the evening, at the Cremorne Theatre, Queensland Performing Arts Centre, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC attended the opening night performance of ‘Mozart Airborne’...

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On Thursday, in the morning, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC departed Brisbane for an official visit to the Gold Coast. Following, at the Gold Coast Convention Centre, the Governor...

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On Wednesday, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC greeted members of Jubilee Community Care visiting for morning tea and a guided tour of the House...

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In the afternoon, Councillor Wayne Butcher, Mayor, Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council; Councillor Peter Scott, Mayor, Cook Shire Council, and Mrs Sayah Scott; Councillor Dereck Walpo, Mayor,...

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On Sunday, in the morning, at St James’ Anglican Cathedral, Townsville, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey attended Sunday Eucharist. Following, at the Port of...

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On Saturday, in the evening, at the Townsville Civic Theatre, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey attended the Australian Festival of Chamber Music’s 2017...

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On Thursday, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC received the Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk MP, Premier of Queensland.      Following, at...

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On Friday, in the morning, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey departed Brisbane for an official visit to Townsville.      In the evening, at the Townsville Civic...

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On Wednesday, in the morning, at Marist College Ashgrove, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey attended the College’s NAIDOC assembly there Governor addressed...

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On Tuesday, in the afternoon, at Albert Street Uniting Church, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC attended the funeral service for Reverend Raymond Hunt OBE. In the evening, at the Port...

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