On Wednesday, in the morning, at, Lissner, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC CVO received a briefing from Charters Towers Regional Council representatives.
Following, at Richmond Hill, His Excellency visited All Souls St Gabriels School, and addressed students and guests; planted a tree and unveiled a plaque; and read a book.
Following, at Battle for Australia Memorial, Chermside, His Excellency was represented by Honorary Aide-de-Camp, Commander Peter Tedman DSM OAM at the Battle for Australia Commemorative Service, and laid the first wreath.
Following, at Charters Towers, His Excellency toured Dillinga’s Dreaming Studio.
Following, at Charters Towers, His Excellency toured Towers Arts Studio.
In the afternoon, at Charters Towers Regional Council Chambers, Lissner, His Excellency received, over a working lunch, Charters Towers Regional Council, Mayor, Cr Frank Beveridge, Deputy Mayor, Cr Sonia Bennetto, and Chief Executive Officer, Mr Aaron Johansson.
Following, at Charters Towers, His Excellency undertook a tour of the town, and met community members and local business owners.
Following, at QCWA Charters Towers Branch QCWA Charters Towers Branch, Charters Towers City, His Excellency toured the facilities, met with members, and addressed guests.