Parliament of Victoria News alerts
AI Group Launched
The launch of the Victorian All-Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence provides a focal point for considering the opportunities and challenges presented by AI.
Science beyond fiction
Seeking out the human dimension of AI in Victoria.
Today In Parliament
Inquiry into Career Advice Activities in Victorian Schools - Public hearingsYoung Victorians from Melbourne and regional Victoria will present their views on career advice at a public hearing for the inquiry into career advice activities in Victorian schools on Monday 26 March. The public hearing will include two student... Read more
Inquiry into Penalty Rates and Fair Pay - Public hearingsPublic hearings will be held in Melbourne and Ballarat this week on the parliamentary inquiry into penalty rates and fair pay. The Ballarat public hearing will be on Wednesday 21 March from 10:00 am to 1:15 pm at the... Read more
Inquiry into Youth Justice Centres in Victoria - Report tabledA parliamentary committee report tabled in the Victorian Parliament today has recommended a range of measures to address problems with youth justice centres in Victoria. The Legal and Social Issues Committee has made 33 findings and 39 recommendations after a... 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.
Parliament House in the 21st Century
Watch as the new addition to Parliament House takes shape
Find out more about our projects to restore and renew Parliament House
Latest News & Events
A community day for all ages
This year’s Open Day held last Sunday brought people of all ages to Parliament House.Read more
Artificial Intelligence group launched
The Victorian All-Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence has been launched at Parliament House.Read more
Leafy entry for horticulture showcase
An avenue of trees popped up at Parliament House as part a horticultural showcase arranged by the Nursery & Garden Industry Victoria.Read more
Interns welcomed to Parliament
Twenty-six students from Melbourne and Monash universities have commenced their parliamentary internships for 2018.Read more
Groundbreaking program for VU students
A new collaboration between the Victorian Parliament and Victoria University has brought around 200 first year laws students to Parliament House.Read more
Donation to assist Tongan Parliament's recovery
In the wake of Cyclone Gita and the destruction of Tonga’s historic parliament building, the Victorian Parliament is donating computer equipment to assist the recovery.Read more
New MLC sworn in
Ms Huong Truong was today sworn in as a Member of the Legislative Council for the Western Metropolitan region.Read more
On This Day
Former Victorian Premier Sir Rupert James Hamer died.