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, at Brisbane Show Grounds, Bowen Hills, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC attended the 2019 EKKA, where he officially opened the ‘Green the Street’, and attended the 2019 Annual EKKA Scarecrow Competition, and the Governor addressed guests and presented awards.
In the afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency hosted a Luncheon for Vice-Regal Business, Clubs, International, Patriotic, Women’s, Horticulture and Conservation Patronage Organisations, and the Governor addressed guests.