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Health Safety Protocols at Government House - Thursday 04 June 2020

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, entry to Government House is subject to all guests following the protocols outlined in the Health Safety Protocols at Government House....

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Governor grants Assent to Bills - Monday 25 May 2020

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

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Governor releases message for the people of Ipswich - Thursday 14 May 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey, AC, has today released a message of support for the people of Ipswich, following a teleconference with the newly elected Mayor,...

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Governor's 2020 ANZAC Day Address - Saturday 25 April 2020

My fellow Queenslanders… We had expected that on ANZAC Day 2020 the dawn light would once again find thousands of us in Brisbane’s beautiful ANZAC Square, refurbished in 2019...

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Governors sends message to students - Thursday 23 April 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, has today released a special ANZAC Day video message to Queensland primary and secondary school...

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Governor grants Assent to Bills - Thursday 23 April 2020

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 congratulates James Cook University in golden jubilee year - Monday 20 April 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, has today released a special video message congratulating James Cook University on its historic 50th...

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Governor sends message of support for agricultural shows - Friday 17 April 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, has today released a special video message (see link) acknowledging the efforts of local show societies...

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Gavel, Vice-Regal Dog celebrates four years of duty - Monday 13 April 2020

Queensland’s inaugural Vice-Regal Dog, Gavel the German Shepherd, today celebrates four years at the official residence of the Queensland Governor, His Excellency the Honourable...

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An Easter Message for All Queenslanders - Thursday 09 April 2020

The Governor has today released an Easter Message for the people of Queensland: This Easter break will be very different from what we are used to – social isolation, separation of...

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