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 afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC telephoned the Mayors of the Carpentaria, Kowanyama and Pormpuraaw councils to express his support for cyclone preparedness.
Following, at the Kedron Park Emergency Services Complex, Kedron, His Excellency visited the State Disaster Coordination Centre.
Following, at Northbank Chambers, Brisbane City, His Excellency attended a Christmas function for past and present members of the Chambers.
In the evening, at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre, South Bank, His Excellency and Mrs Kaye de Jersey attended the Queensland Ballet opening night performance of The Nutcracker.