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Official Visit to Queensland by Her Excellency Ms Helena Drnovšek Zorko, Ambassador of Slovenia to Australia, accompanied by the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Slovenia Ms Nevenka Golc-Clarke

Courtesy call:
His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland


Additional to the Courtesy call to the Governor of Queensland, she met with:


Meeting with The Honourable Peter Wellington MP, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland
From left: The Honorary Consul of the Republic of Slovenia Ms Nevenka Golc-Clarke, The Honourable Peter Wellington MP, Her Excellency Ms Helena Drnovšek Zorko


Meeting with The Honourable Grace Grace MP, Minister for Employment and Industrial Relations, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs


Official Queensland Government Luncheon:
Hosted by The Honourable Yvette D’Ath MP, Attorney-General and Minister for Justice and Minister for Training and Skills


Courtesy Call:
The Right Honourable, The Lord Mayor of Brisbane, Councillor Graham Quirk, Brisbane City Council


Australian Council for Europe Luncheon, meeting with Mr John Massey, Patron, ACE


Meeting with Officials from Department of Education and Training International


Meeting with Professor Sarah Todd, Vice President from Griffith University


Meeting with officials from the University of Queensland
From left: Honorary Consul of the Republic of Slovenia Ms Nevenka Golc-Clarke, H.E. Ms Helena Drnovšek Zorko, Professor Aidan Byrne, Acting Vice Chancellor, Professor Sara Dolnicar

Courtesy call on The Honourable Catherine Holmes, Chief Justice of Queensland


Meeting with Ms Diana Gueorguieva, Manager – International Trade, Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland

Trade and Investment Queensland
Meeting with Mr Scott Ashton, Group Manager, International Operations

Briefing regarding Queensland’s minerals and energy resource sector
Presented by Mr Simon Crouch, Director, Exploration Attraction, Department of Natural Resources and Mines

Walk through the Gallery of Modern Art Exhibits hosted by Mr Michael Hawker, Associate Curator, Australian Art