Artistic journey along Silk Road

<a href="http://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/about/news">An exhibition of contemporary Chinese calligraphy and painting has been opened at Parliament House.

The ‘21st Century Maritime Silk Road’ exhibition showcases the work of several Chinese artists who give a contemporary context to the ancient art of calligraphy.

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Newest MLC makes inaugural speech

Luke O'SullivanThe new Member for Northern Victoria, Luke O’Sullivan has delivered his inaugural speech in the Legislative Council.

Mr O’Sullivan was appointed to the Legislative Council at a joint sitting of the Victorian Parliament held on 11 October 2016.

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New research paper on manufacturing

CarmanufacturingsmlThe Parliamentary Library has released a new research paper on the impact of Ford, Holden and Toyota winding down car manufacturing in Victoria.

It considers the effects the closures will have in Melbourne, Geelong and Dandenong.

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Spectacular display for Festival of Lights

Diwali 2016A Diwali and Annakut Exhibition has opened at Parliament House, organised by a range of Indian community associations.

The exhibition celebrates the Festival of Lights.

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Students debate equal rights

2016schoolsconvention1More than 90 students have participated in the 2016 Secondary Schools’ Parliamentary Convention at Parliament House.

The students from 28 secondary schools debated whether equal rights are a myth or reality.

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