'Seeing women' the key to improving health outcomes
Health & Welfare | 22 February 2024
Preventing ill health in Victorian women not only leads to a healthier society but also means less demand on the state’s secondary and tertiary prevention services, according to the Women's Health Services Network.
Recap of first sittings for 2024
General | 11 February
The first parliamentary sitting week for 2024 included debates on various pieces of legislation and a very significant event, reports Legislative Council President Shaun Leane in his Week in Review.
We are deeply sorry
General | 8 February
Premier Jacinta Allan led a parliamentary apology to Victorians who experienced historical abuse and neglect as children in institutional care.
Victoria leads nation on autism awareness, but still has way to go
Society | 20 June 2022
In the first of its kind, a week-long event is taking place in Queen's Hall at Parliament House to raise awareness of autism spectrum disorder in Victoria.
Public hearings probe unis’ investment in skills
Economy | 10 June 2022
Industry insiders are giving evidence to a parliamentary inquiry assessing the investment in skills by Victorian universities.
Diverse development the key to prosperous Latrobe Valley future
Economy | 9 June 2022
The Latrobe Valley and Gippsland can develop a diverse range of industries as the region transitions away from coal-fired power, a Legislative Council Committee report has found.
Budget Estimates inquiry wraps up public hearings
Economy | 6 June 2022
The Public Accounts and Estimates Committee (PAEC) has concluded public hearings as part of its annual inquiry examining the government’s spending and revenue raising plans set out in the state budget.
World Environment Day forum held at Parliament House
Environment | 5 June 2022
A forum on biodiversity conservation and recovery in Victoria was held at Parliament House on 5 June for World Environment Day.
Celebrating The Queen's Platinum Jubilee
General | 5 June 2022
A message from the Victorian Parliament's Presiding Officers for The Queen's Platinum Jubilee.
Walking together to recognise Aboriginal Change Makers
General | 3 June 2022
A new education resource that presents the stories of Aboriginal Change Makers has been officially launched.
Research report examines transitioning to life after parliament
General | 31 May 2022
A first-of-its-kind research project has been undertaken jointly by Deakin University and the Victorian Parliamentary Former Members Association.