Breaking barriers for diverse voices
General | 14 September 2023
More young people from a variety of backgrounds are advocating for a seat at the decision-making table.
Week in Review
A recap of our parliamentary sittings from 29-31 August 2023, presented by Legislative Council President Shaun Leane MP.
Road safety inquiry
See some selected highlights of the recent hearing on vulnerable road users.
Horticulture’s growth on show
General | 3 September 2022
The importance of the horticulture sector to Victoria was on display at Parliament House.
Work placements at centre of skills investment reform
Economy | 1 September 2022
A parliamentary committee has recommended an overhaul of work-integrated learning such as internships and placements, in a bid to help alleviate skill shortages.
Report on 2022-23 Budget Estimates
Economy | 30 August 2022
The Public Accounts and Estimates Committee has published its fourth and final review of the budget estimates for the 59th parliament.
Diversity of parliament in the spotlight
Society | 29 August 2022
A Parliamentary Library research note analyses the key demographics of Victorian MPs over the past five state elections.
Pandemic causes dip in Victoria’s population
Society | 25 August 2022
Victoria’s estimated population decline of 44,792 people between 2020 and 2021 was mostly attributable to a dramatic fall in net overseas migration and a surge in net outwards interstate population flows.
Science explored and celebrated
General | 22 August 2022
Two events were held at Parliament House during National Science Week.
Victoria well placed to capitalise on quantum technology
Society | 19 August 2022
Without quantum physics, there would be no internet, computers, or magnetic resonance imaging. A Parliamentary Library research note explores recent developments in quantum technology.
Treaty Authority Bill passes Parliament
Society | 17 August 2022
Legislation to establish a Treaty Authority has passed Parliament.