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 Thursday, in the morning, at 1 William Street, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC presided at a meeting of the Executive Council.
In the afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency hosted Investiture Ceremonies for the following recipients of Australian Honours and Awards announced in the 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours List: Chaplain Gary Stone OAM; Mr Robert Tait OAM; Mr David Teufel OAM; Mrs Robyn Teufel OAM; Professor Ranjeny Thomas AM; Mr Peter Toon OAM; Mrs Olive Trevor OAM; Sergeant Karlene Trezise APM; Mr Tashi Tsering OAM; Mr Peter Turnbull AM; and Ms Maryanne Walsh OAM.