On Thursday, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC greeted members of City Parklands visiting for a guided tour of the House and gardens.
Following, at Government House, His Excellency received the Clerk of the Parliament, Mr Neil Laurie for the presentation of two Bills, to which the Governor granted Assent.
Following, at 1 William Street, His Excellency presided at a meeting of the Executive Council.
In the evening, at Government House, His Excellency and Mrs Kaye de Jersey hosted a dinner in honour of Queenslanders recognised in the Australia Day 2021 Honours Lists, and the Governor addressed guests. Guests included: Mr Gregory Chappell AO MBE and Mrs Judith Chappell; Emeritus Professor Kay Saunders AO; Ms Kerrin Benson AM and Mr Leon Miller; Mrs Radmila Desic AM and Mr Geoff Desic; Wing Commander Mark Broadbridge CSC and Mrs Eliza Broadbridge; Mr Anthony O’Dea PSM and Mrs Elaine O'Dea; Mr Corey Bock AFSM and Mrs Lisa Bock; Mr Howard Pickering OAM and Mrs Lorraine Pickering OAM; Mr Anton Swan OAM and Mrs Bronwen Swan; Mrs Beverley Taylor OAM; and Mrs Kate Hastings and Mr Bob Hastings APM.