The Governor’s Official Program is comprised of a wide range of constitutional and legal duties and ceremonial and community engagements. Each year, the Governor hosts thousands of visitors to Government House to take part in investiture and award ceremonies, Open Days, receptions and meetings, and travels widely throughout Queensland to support the activities of Patron groups. View a chronological record of the Governor’s daily program below.
On Friday, in the morning, overnight guests departed Government House.
Following, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey hosted a morning tea in support of Autism Queensland where the Governor addressed guests and presented the 2017 Creative Futures Recognition Awards.
Following, at Brisbane Boys’ College, the Governor and Mrs de Jersey attended the final assembly and official farewell of the Headmaster, Mr Graeme McDonald.
In the evening, at the State Library of Queensland, the Governor and Mrs de Jersey attended the Queensland Library Foundation’s Major Donor Reception where His Excellency addressed guests.