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, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey received the Prime Minister of Solomon Islands the Honourable Rick Houenipwela and Madam Rachel Houenipwela, High Commissioner of Solomon Islands to Australia, His Excellency Mr Collin Beck, Secretary to the Prime Minister, Dr Jimmie Rodgers, and Permanent Secretary, Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade, Mr Peter Kenilorea Jnr.
In the afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey hosted a reception in honour of the Official Birthday of Her Majesty The Queen, and the Governor addressed guests.