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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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The Queen’s message of support - Monday 06 April 2020

Her Majesty The Queen, Queensland’s Head of State, has today released a message for all Australians from Windsor Castle: “At a time when people across the Commonwealth are...

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Governor sends message of support to the people of Amiens - Friday 03 April 2020

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, has today released a special video message supporting the people of Amiens and surrounds, and honouring...

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Governor congratulates Queensland Bravery Award recipients - Monday 30 March 2020

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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COVID-19 Important Information - Friday 20 March 2020

Government House is continually monitoring the COVID-19 situation. The Governor’s diary has been cleared of community and ceremonial events until the end of May. The primary...

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