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.
On Wednesday, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey hosted a luncheon in honour of Mr Bill Robinson AO and Mrs Shirley Robinson. Guests included: Mr Bill Robinson AO & Mrs Shirley Robinson; Mr Tim Fairfax AC & Mrs Gina Fairfax; Professor Susan Street AO; Mr Philip Bacon AM; Mr Robert Brownhall & Mrs Sarah Brownhall; Mr John McDonald; and Ms Cecily Pearson OAM.
In the evening, at Customs House, Brisbane, the Governor and Mrs de Jersey attended the Consular Corps of Queensland Annual Christmas Dinner where His Excellency addressed guests.