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Governor grants Assent to bills - Thursday 30 March 2017

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

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Message in relation to Tropical Cyclone Debbie - Wednesday 29 March 2017

A message from the Governor of Queensland: Kaye and I join all Queenslanders in praying for the continuing wellbeing of everyone impacted by Tropical Cyclone Debbie.  Our...

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Queenslanders honoured with Bravery Decorations - Sunday 26 March 2017

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, congratulates the Queensland recipients of the following Australian Bravery Decorations announced...

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Commonwealth Day Message by Her Majesty The Queen, Head of the Commonwealth - Monday 13 March 2017

This Commonwealth Day, a baton will set out from Buckingham Palace and begin a long and extraordinary journey. Over the next twelve months, the Baton will visit people living in...

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Governor to represent Queensland interests in the UK/Malaysia - Friday 10 March 2017

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, and Mrs Kaye de Jersey, will visit the United Kingdom and Malaysia from 10 - 22 March 2017, representing...

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Governor grants Assent to bills - Thursday 09 March 2017

Today, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received Mr Neil Laurie, Clerk of the Queensland...

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Governor grants Assent to bill - Friday 03 March 2017

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

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Governor grants Assent to bills - Monday 27 February 2017

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

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Gavel hangs up QPS coat, becomes official Vice-Regal Dog - Tuesday 21 February 2017

Gavel, the German shepherd pup fostered out to Government House while preparing to become a police dog, has hung up his Queensland Police Service coat for the last time and...

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Governor congratulates Queenslanders named in Australia Day Honours List - Thursday 26 January 2017

Many Queenslanders have been reocgnised for their remarkable efforts in the Australia Day 2017 Honours List. The following recipients will be invited to receive their awards and...

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