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 Monday, in the morning, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey departed Brisbane for an official visit to the Gold Coast.
Following, at the Gold Coast Arts Centre, Bundall, the Governor, with Mrs de Jersey, officially launched Gold Coast Open House 2017 and addressed guests, and then returned to Brisbane.
In the afternoon, at Government House, the Governor and Mrs de Jersey hosted a reception in support of Bravehearts, where His Excellency addressed guests.