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 Friday, in the morning, at the Queensland Combined Emergency Services Academy, Brisbane, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey attended a Queensland Fire and Emergency Service Recruit Firefighter Course Graduation Ceremony where the Governor addressed guests.
In the afternoon, at Government House, the Governor and Mrs de Jersey hosted an afternoon tea in support of the Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition and Festival where His Excellency addressed guests.
In the evening, at Newstead House, Brisbane, the Governor officially opened the Australian American Association’s Federal Conference and addressed guests.