'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.
Perspectives on parliament for rural and regional youth
General | 11 August 2023
Young leaders have gained insights into the viewpoints of parliamentarians during a visit to Melbourne.
Pandemic proves a speed bump for safer streets
Infrastructure | 10 August 2023
The Legislative Assembly Economy and Infrastructure Committee is investigating changes to road users’ behaviour during and after the COVID-19 pandemic, and how this affected the safety of people most at risk on the road.
Inauguration of 30th Governor of Victoria at Parliament House
General | 9 August 2023
Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Margaret Gardner AC has been inaugurated as the 30th Governor of Victoria.
Playing or paying the odds
Health & Welfare | 4 August 2023
A parliamentary inquiry is turning its attention to experiences that young people have with gambling harm.
Flood inquiry hearings set to begin
Environment | 3 August 2023
Committee MPs to visit Rochester, Echuca, Shepparton and Seymour as part of parliamentary probe into the 2022 disaster.
Mornington Peninsula’s potential promoted at Parliament
General | 2 August 2023
Community priorities presented at Spring Street showcase.
Leading in more ways than one
General | 1 August 2023
Women have taken on a variety of leadership roles in a history-making parliament.
First Peoples’ Assembly meets at Parliament House
General | 27 July 2023
The second term of the First Peoples’ Assembly of Victoria has commenced with a two-day meeting at Parliament House.