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Annual report tabled - Wednesday 30 September 2020

More Queenslanders visited Government House last year than in the previous year, despite the estate being closed to visitors in April and May due to coronavirus. The most recent...

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Governor presents Australian honours and awards - Friday 25 September 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, today presented Australian Honours and Awards to the following Queenslanders: MR MICHAEL JOHN...

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Water saving measures - Friday 25 September 2020

Last week, South East Queensland combined dam levels dropped below 60%. Although there are no formal water restrictions in place, Government House is voluntarily reducing its...

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Governor presents Australian honours and awards - Thursday 24 September 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, today presented Australian Honours and Awards to the following Queenslanders: CHAPLAIN GARY JOHN...

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COVID-19 Statement of Compliance - Wednesday 23 September 2020

The Office of the Governor is committed to ensuring that Government House is a COVID-19 safe site and operates in compliance with the Queensland Government's Public Health...

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Governor presents Australian honours and awards - Wednesday 23 September 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, today presented Australian Honours and Awards to the following...

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Governor presents Australian honours and awards - Tuesday 22 September 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, today presented Australian Honours and Awards to the following Queenslanders: DR JOHN ROBERT...

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Governor presents Australian honours and awards - Friday 18 September 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, today presented Australian Honours and Awards to the following Queenslanders: MRS ELIZABETH FAY...

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Governor presents Australian honours and awards - Thursday 17 September 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, today presented Australian Honours and Awards to the following...

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Governor presents Australian honours and awards - Wednesday 16 September 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, today presented Australian Honours and Awards to the following Queenslanders: MR PETER...

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