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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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Governor congratulates Queenslanders named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List - Monday 10 June 2019

One hundred and fifty one Queenslanders have been recognised for their remarkable contributions to nation and State in the 2019 Queen’s Birthday Honours List.  The following...

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Governor grants Assent to two Bills - Friday 24 May 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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Governor to honour 5 outstanding Queenslanders at Townsville Investiture Ceremony - Friday 17 May 2019

Friday 17 May 2019 His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, will officially honour 5 outstanding men and women at an Investiture Ceremony in...

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Governor grants Assent to three Bills - Tuesday 07 May 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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Governor to honour 82 outstanding contributors at four Investiture Ceremonies – Tuesday 7 May 2019 - Tuesday 07 May 2019

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, will officially honour 82 outstanding men and women at four Investiture Ceremonies at Government House...

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Governor to honour 12 people at Cairns Investiture Ceremony, Friday 03 May 2019 - Thursday 02 May 2019

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, will officially honour 12 outstanding men and women at an Investiture Ceremony in Cairns tomorrow. The...

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