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 Saturday, in the morning, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey farewelled His Royal Highness The Duke of York on departure from Government House.
In the evening, at the Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA), South Bank, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey attended the QAGOMA Foundation Christmas celebration, and the Governor addressed guests.