Governor's Program

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. 

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On Thursday, in the morning, at Richmond Shire Council, Richmond, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey received a briefing from Council representatives.

Following, at Richmond, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey visited Richmond State School, and the Governor addressed students and guests.

Following, at Richmond, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey visited Kronosaurus Korner and toured the museum.

Following, at Kronosaurus Korner, Richmond, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey attended a Community Morning Tea.

Following, at Richmond Fire Station, Richmond, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey toured the station.

In the afternoon, at Parliament House, Brisbane, the Honourable Chief Justice Catherine Holmes, Deputy Governor, presided at a meeting of the Executive Council.

Also in the afternoon, at Camooweal, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC visited Camooweal State School, and the Governor addressed students and guests.

Following, at Dugalunji Aboriginal Campsite, Camooweal, His Excellency received a briefing from the University of Queensland and Dugalunji Aboriginal Corporation representatives.

Following, at the Drovers Camp, Camooweal, His Excellency toured The Drovers Camp Museum and visited the Drover’s Camp Festival grounds.

Following, at the Drovers Camp, Camooweal, His Excellency attended a Community Afternoon Tea.

In the evening, at Redearth Hotel, Mount Isa, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey hosted a dinner in support of the 2019 Mount Isa Regional Government House communities, and the Governor addressed guests.