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 Friday, in the morning, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC attended a morning tea with Braille House Community, and the Governor addressed guests.
In the afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency received the Clerk of the Parliament, Mr Neil Laurie for the presentation of one Bill, to which the Governor granted Assent.
Following, at Government House, Mrs Kaye de Jersey and His Excellency hosted an afternoon tea in support of the 2021 Girl Guides Annual Awards, and Mrs de Jersey addressed guests and presented awards.
In the evening, at ANZAC Square, Brisbane, His Excellency attended the Centaur Memorial Fund for Nurses’ Memorial Candlelight Vigil, and the Governor addressed guests and laid a wreath.