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Aboriginal elders address Legislative Assembly.
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Inquiry into the Firefighters' Presumptive Rights Compensation and Fire Services Legislation Amendment (Reform) Bill 2017 - Final report tabledThe Legislative Council Select Committee on Fire Services has today presented its final report into the proposed restructure of the Country Fire Authority and Metropolitan Fire Brigade as proposed in the Firefighters’ Presumptive Rights Compensation and Fire Services Legislation... Read more
Inquiry into Drug Law Reform - Public hearingsThis Monday 21 August, the Law Reform, Road and Community Safety Committee will hold the next public hearing for its inquiry into drug law reform. The public hearing will be from 9:45 am to 2:45 pm at 55 St... Read more
Inquiry into Fuel Prices in Regional Victoria - Have your sayThe parliamentary inquiry into fuel prices in regional Victoria is now accepting public submissions. The Economic, Education, Jobs and Skills Committee is examining the factors affecting fuel prices in regional locations and their impact on the community. 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
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Latest News & Events
People's house lives up to its name
Large crowds toured Parliament House over the weekend for the 10th year of Open House Melbourne.Read more
New interns welcomed
Our latest intake of parliamentary interns commenced their research projects at Parliament House.Read more
Deafhood team makes Youth Parliament history
For the first time in its 31-year history, a deaf team has participated in the Youth Parliament of Victoria.Read more
Parliament unites in praise for Assembly Clerk
State leaders and MPs from all sides of politics have thanked and congratulated Legislative Assembly Clerk, Ray Purdey for his immense contribution to Parliament and Victoria.Read more
Aboriginal elders address Legislative Assembly
On an historic day in the Victorian Parliament, Aboriginal elders have addressed the Legislative Assembly.Read more
New ways to connect youth with parliament
Youth leaders from the Foundation for Young Australians (FYA) and The Push Inc have shared their views and ideas on better connecting young Victorians with parliament.Read more
New paper assesses Parliament’s independence
The Parliamentary Library has published a new paper on how Parliament is faring in maintaining its independence from Executive Government.Read more
On This Day
Former Victorian Premier William Hill Irvine died.