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Governor presents Australian honours and awards - Monday 29 June 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 launches guide to Fernberg birds - Tuesday 23 June 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, today launched the second edition of the ‘Birds of the Fernberg Estate’, a special field guide detailing...

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Governor grants Assent to Bills - Monday 22 June 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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Investiture Ceremonies resume at Government House - Thursday 18 June 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, hosted the first public events at Government House since March 2020, presenting Australian Honours and...

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Governor visits Mitchell, Charleville and Goondiwindi - Tuesday 16 June 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, today embarks on his first regional visit since COVID-19 restrictions altered his community visitation...

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2020 Queen's Birthday Honours List - Sunday 07 June 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, has congratulated the following Queenslanders, recognised for their remarkable contributions to nation and...

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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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