Salute to a great Australian

Monash Commemorative ServiceA commemorative service has been held at Parliament House in honour of General Sir John Monash, Australian military commander in World War I.

Organised by The Spirit of Australia Foundation, the Monash Commemorative Service has become an annual event paying tribute to the service of a great Australian.

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Explore a Melbourne icon this weekend

Open House MelbourneAs part of the Open House Melbourne program, Parliament House will open its doors to visitors this weekend.

The popular event provides a rare opportunity to explore this historic building, for those who may not be able to take part in one of our regular weekday tours.

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Appointment of Victoria’s new Auditor-General

Auditor GeneralThe Chair of the Public Accounts and Estimates Committee, Mr Danny Pearson MP, today announced the appointment of Mr Andrew Greaves as Victoria’s new Auditor‑General.

Mr Greaves is currently the Auditor-General of Queensland. He has held this position since 2011.

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Invasive animals inquiry seeks solutions

Invasive animals inquiryA Victorian parliamentary committee has launched an inquiry into invasive animals on Crown land.

The Environment, Natural Resources and Regional Development Committee is inviting community input to the inquiry so that it can identify the scale of the problem in Victoria and get people’s views on how best to deal with it.

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Submissions invited for rate capping inquiry

Rate capping inquiryThe Environment and Planning Committee is inviting public submissions for the third stage of its inquiry into the Government’s rate capping policy.

Submissions can be made until 29 July 2016.

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