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 Wednesday, in the morning, at Goondiwindi, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC was briefed by Australian Defence Force Officers, Police Officers and Department of Transport and Main Roads staff at the Queensland side of the border crossing into New South Wales.
Following, at Goondiwindi Customs House, Goondiwindi, His Excellency hosted a breakfast in support of Local Industry, and the Governor addressed guests.
Following, at Goondiwindi, His Excellency visited Goondiwindi State School, and the Governor addressed Year 1/2B and Year 6A Classrooms.
Following, at Goondiwindi Customs House, Goondiwindi, His Excellency hosted a community morning tea, and the Governor addressed guests.
Following, at Goondiwindi Airport, His Excellency undertook a phone media interview with ABC Queensland Country Hour presenter Ms Amy Phillips.
In the afternoon, His Excellency returned to Government House following official travel to Mitchell, Charleville and Goondiwindi.