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 Thursday, in the afternoon, at Parliament House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC presided at a meeting of the Executive Council of Queensland, and then addressed a group of Brisbane-based home-schooled students visiting Parliament House.
In the evening, at Government House, the Governor and Mrs de Jersey hosted a reception to thank major supporters of the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute where His Excellency addressed guests.