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Women's Suffrage Petition 125th Anniversary
The work of Victoria's Hansard team is history in the making.
Today In Parliament
Inquiry into Services for People with Autism Spectrum Disorder - Public hearingsThe next public hearing for the autism services inquiry will be held in Morwell on Monday 5 December.The public hearing will be held from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm at Kernot Hall, Princes Drive and Monash Way, Morwell.The Family... Read more
Inquiry into Electronic Voting - Public hearingThe Electoral Matters Committee will hear from Australia Post at a public hearing on Monday 5 December for the inquiry into electronic voting. The public hearing will take place at 4:00 pm at 55 St Andrews Place, East Melbourne.... Read more
Inquiry into Community Energy Projects - Public hearingsThe Economic, Education, Jobs and Skills Committee will be in Geelong on Monday 5 December to learn about innovation in energy storage technologies and hold a public hearing for the community energy projects inquiry. Deakin University, the Renew Point Henry... 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
Latest News & Events
Call for submissions on youth justice centres
Public submissions can now be made for the parliamentary inquiry into youth justice centres in Victoria.Read more
Victorian Parliament turns 160
This week the Victorian Parliament marks its 160th anniversary, having met for the first time on 21 November 1856.Read more
Hushed sounds echo through the House
A variety of Victorians artists have featured in two special Melbourne Music Week concerts inside Parliament House.Read more
The (young) people’s house
Around 5000 young Victorians have helped to launch Melbourne Music Week at a concert held on the iconic steps of Parliament House.Read more
Artistic journey along Silk Road
An exhibition of contemporary Chinese calligraphy and painting has been opened at Parliament House.Read more
Newest MLC makes inaugural speech
The new Member for Northern Victoria, Luke O’Sullivan has delivered his inaugural speech in the Legislative Council.Read more
New research paper on manufacturing
The Parliamentary Library has released a new research paper on the impact of Ford, Holden and Toyota winding down car manufacturing in Victoria.Read more
On This Day
Governor Hotham declared Martial Law in Ballarat following the Eureka Stockade rebellion.