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 Tuesday, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey received High Commissioner of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, His Excellency Mr Jayasuriya Chrishantha Weliamuna, and Mrs Champika Subodhya Kumari Wijetunge Weliamuna, accompanied by the Honorary Consul of Sri Lanka in Queensland, Mr Anton Swan.
Following, at Government House, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey hosted a morning tea for Autism Queensland’s annual Creative Futures Recognition Awards Ceremony, and the Governor presented awards and addressed guests.