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 Gladstone, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC was interviewed, via telephone, by ABC Capricornia’s Breakfast Presenter, Mr Paul Culliver.
Following, at 4CC Studio, at Gladstone, His Excellency was interviewed, by 4CC Breakfast Presenter, Mr Barry ‘Hammo’ Hamilton.
Following, at Gladstone, His Excellency was interviewed, via telephone, by ABC Tropical North Breakfast Presenter, Mr Meecham ‘Meech’ Philpott.
Following, at the Gladstone Ports Corporation, His Excellency received a briefing on the future hydrogen export facilities.
In the afternoon, at Moranbah, His Excellency and Mrs Kaye de Jersey received a briefing from Isaac Regional Council representatives.
Following, at Moranbah, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey visited Moranbah State School, and the Governor addressed students and guests and Mrs de Jersey read a book to students and guests.
Following, at Moranbah, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey visited the Moranbah Miners’ Memorial, and the Governor addressed guests and laid the first wreath.
Following, at Moranbah Community Hall, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey hosted a community afternoon tea, and the Governor addressed guests.
In the evening, at Gladstone, His Excellency and Mrs de Jersey hosted a dinner in support of the 2020 Gladstone Regional Government House communities, and the Governor addressed guests.