Walk through historic Government House (obtain your free ticket from the signposted ticket booth on arrival). View informative displays in the Investiture Room. Enjoy a guided tour of the wonderful gardens and surrounds at 10.30 am, 12 noon and 1.30 pm.

There will be musical entertainment throughout the day; enjoy a picnic on the lawns or purchase a drink and sausage sizzle; strictly no on-site parking. Free parking available at Norman Buchan Park (corner of Baroona and Rainworth Roads, Paddington) with free regular shuttle service to Government House.

Government House is the Governor’s home during her term of office, and serves also as an administrative centre to support her official program.

The Governor hosts thousands of visitors to Government House annually, for Open Days, school visits, ceremonial occasions and hospitality events that recognise and value individuals and organisations who serve the Queensland community.
Their site includes the Governor’s daily program, selected speeches and articles, official photographs and anthems, and details of the Australian System of Honours and Awards.

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