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 afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC and Mrs Kaye de Jersey hosted a luncheon in support of Mental Health Awareness Week 2020, and the Governor addressed guests. Guests included: Dr John Wakefield PSM, Mr Ivan Frkovic, Ms Louise Cox, Mr Mark Fenton, Mr Michael Halliday, Mr Greg Livingstone, Ms Noeleen Lopes, Mr Damian Wright, Air Commodore Mark Gower AM LVO OAM (Mil), and Mr Chris Piggott-McKellar.
Following, at Government House, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey hosted an afternoon reception for Australian Defence Force Chiefs in Queensland, and the Governor addressed guests.