16 November 2022
On Wednesday, in the morning, at Government House, Her Excellency the Honourable Dr Jeannette Young AC PSM and Professor Graeme Nimmo RFD hosted a Community Bush Walk in support of Diabetes awareness, and the Governor addressed the guests.
Following, at the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens, Benowa, Her Excellency officially opened the Queen’s Jubilee Woodland Walk, and the Governor planted a tree and addressed guests.
In the evening, at Government House, Her Excellency and Professor Nimmo hosted a Dinner in honour of the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC), and the Governor addressed guests. Guests included Professor Paul Kelly; Dr Kerry Chant AO PSM; Professor Michael Kidd AM; Dr Andrew Robertson CSC PSM; Dr Lucas De Toca PSM; Adjunct Professor Alison McMillan PSM; Professor Nicola Spurrier PSM; Dr Mark Veitch PSM; Dr Kerryn Coleman; Dr John Gerrard; Dr Jacqueline Murdoch; Adjunct Professor Brett Sutton; Dr Sonya Bennett; Professor Allen Cheng; Dr Jennie Hood; Dr Jen Kok; Professor Jodie McVernon; Ms Sarah Norris; and Mrs Kate Hastings and Mr Bob Hastings APM.