Garden led recovery
Helping communities in North East Victoria recover from the bushfires.
Too many steps to access the great outdoors
Between 300,000 and 400,000 Melburnians do not live within walkable access of adequate open space. Read more
Today In Parliament
Inquiry into the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the tourism and events sectors - Public heaingThe Legislative Council Economy and Infrastructure Committee is holding public hearings for its Inquiry into the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the tourism and events sector on Wednesday 19 May 2021. The hearings will be broadcast on our website. Read more
Inquiry into Responses to Historical Forced Adoptions in Victoria - Public hearingThe Legislative Assembly Legal and Social Issues Committee is holding public hearings for its Inquiry into responses to historical forced adoptions in Victoria in Wodonga on Tuesday 18 May 2021. Read more
Inquiry into Victoria’s Criminal Justice System - Have your sayThe Legislative Council Legal and Social Issues Committee is accepting submissions to its Inquiry into Victoria's criminal justice system. Submissions close on Wednesday 1 September 2021. Read more
School and Booked Tours
The Parliament of Victoria offers a range of activities for students at primary, secondary, tertiary and adult education levels. These activities include tours, role plays and metropolitan school visits.
Large groups or organisations of 6 or more people are also encouraged to book one of our tours. To check the availability for each type of tour please click here.
Restoration and renewal projects
Find out more about our projects to restore and renew Parliament House
Latest News & Events
Ground-breaking women honoured with portraits
The portraits of two ground-breaking women parliamentarians have been unveiled at Parliament House.Read more
Council shines bright across North East Victoria
The Legislative Council’s first regional sitting in nine years has been declared an overwhelming success.Read more
Parliament pays tribute to fallen police
Parliament has commemorated the first anniversary of the tragic crash that killed four Victoria Police officers on Melbourne’s Eastern Freeway.Read more
Cross-pollination in the gardens
Government House horticulturist Nick Rush has been working on secondment with our Parliament House gardens team for a fortnight.Read more
Interns return to Parliament for 31st year
University students have returned to Parliament for the first time since a pandemic forced them to complete their internships at home in 2020.Read more
Special sitting on mental health report
A special sitting was held on 2 March to present the final report of the Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System.Read more
PHOTO 2021 at Parliament
The work of our first ever photographer in residence, Eliza Hutchison, features on Parliament Steps from 18 February-7 March.Read more
On This Day
Captain The Right Hon. William Charles Arcedeckne, the Lord Huntingfield, K.C.M.G. was sworn in as Governor of Victoria.