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 the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Brisbane, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC launched the Salvation Army’s 2021 Red Shield Appeal for Queensland and addressed guests.
Following, 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.