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Annual report tabled in Parliament - Friday 27 September 2019

The Office of the Governor’s annual report has been tabled in Parliament today. The annual report is an integral part of the Office of the Governor’s corporate governance...

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Governor grants Assent to Bills - Thursday 26 September 2019

This afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received the Clerk of the Queensland Parliament, Mr Neil Laurie, for...

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Governor presents Honours and Awards in Townsville - Monday 23 September 2019

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, will present 9 North Queensland residents with Australian Honours and Awards at a special ceremony in...

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Governor presents Honours and Awards in Cairns - Friday 13 September 2019

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, with Mrs Kaye de Jersey, will present 9 Far North Queensland residents with Australian Honours and Awards...

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Governor grants Assent to Bills - Thursday 12 September 2019

This afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received the Clerk of the Queensland Parliament, Mr Neil Laurie, for...

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Public invited to visit during Brisbane Open House - Monday 09 September 2019

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey will open the doors of Government House on Saturday, 12 October 2019 as part of Brisbane Open House.  The...

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Governor grants Assent during historic regional sitting - Thursday 05 September 2019

This afternoon, at The Ville, Townsville, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received the Speaker of the Queensland Parliament, the...

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Latest Queensland Bravery Awardees announced - Sunday 18 August 2019

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland congratulates the following recognised for their brave acts in the latest Bravery Awards: AUSTRALIAN...

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Governor based in Mount Isa for week-long Regional Government House - Friday 16 August 2019

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey will operate from Mount Isa from 17-23 August 2019 for the fifth Regional Government House programme. The...

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Governor grants Assent to two Bills - Monday 17 June 2019

This afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received Clerk of the Parliament, Mr Neil Laurie, for the...

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