On Tuesday, in the morning, at Cattleman's Rest Motor Inn, Grand Secret, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC CVO undertook, via telephone, two media interviews with radio presenters, Mr Michael Clarke, ABC North Queensland, and Mr Steve Price OAM, Triple M Townsville.
Following, at Julia Creek, His Excellency received a briefing from McKinlay Shire Council representatives.
Following, at Julia Creek, His Excellency visited Julia Creek State School, and addressed students and guests and read a book.
In the afternoon, at Corrina’s Cafe & Bakery, Julia Creek, His Excellency received, over a working lunch, McKinlay Shire Council, Mayor, Cr Philip Curr, Cr Shauna Royes, and Chief Executive Officer, Mr John Kelly.
Following, at Julia Creek, His Excellency undertook a walking tour of Burke Street, and met with local business owners.
Following, at Julia Creek, His Excellency toured the 'At the Creek' Julia Creek Visitor Information Centre and received a briefing on the Julia Creek Dunnart.
Following, at Julia Creek Civic Centre, Julia Creek, His Excellency hosted an afternoon tea in support of the Julia Creek community, and addressed guests.