Big day out for The Big Issue
Society | 1 December 2023
The community service achievements of The Big Issue over 27 years have been celebrated at Parliament House.
Update from final sittings for 2023
General | 3 December
A variety of bills were debated, our interns graduated and we celebrated some community achievers during busy final parliamentary sittings for 2023.
Ideas to make housing more affordable
Society | 30 November
A comprehensive report into Victoria’s rental and housing affordability crisis has recommended renewal of a long-term National Housing Policy spearheaded by cooperation between the States, Territories and Commonwealth.
Redress scheme proposed for forced adoption victims
Justice | 8 September 2021
A major parliamentary inquiry has called for the Victorian Government to immediately establish a landmark redress scheme for mothers whose babies were forcibly removed from them because of historical adoption policies and practices.
Report recommends better access to TAFE for learners with disability
Society | 1 September 2021
In a landmark report, the Legislative Assembly Economy and Infrastructure Committee has made a series of recommendations aimed at improving access to TAFE for learners with disability.
Legislative Assembly sees the light
General | 1 July 2021
Energy-efficient LED downlights have been installed in the Legislative Assembly chamber.
Budget estimates hearings held at Parliament House
Economy | 11 June 2021
Public hearings for the Victorian Government’s 2021-22 budget estimates have been held at Parliament House.
STEM and Society series a scientific showcase
Society | 1 June 2021
A new online series has highlighted the game-changing work being undertaken by various Victorian scientists and researchers.
Parliament thanks selfless charities
General | 17 May 2021
The significant work of Victorian charities has been recognised at Parliament House on the first day of National Volunteer Week.
Ground-breaking women honoured with portraits
General | 10 May 2021
The portraits of two ground-breaking women parliamentarians have been unveiled at Parliament House.
Council shines Bright across North East Victoria
General | 3 May 2021
The Legislative Council’s first regional sitting in nine years has been declared an overwhelming success.