Report urges immediate action to fix housing affordability
Society | 30 November 2023
Victoria is the nation’s fastest growing state, yet households are decreasing in size, meaning there are more empty bedrooms just as there are increasing numbers of people who want to fill them.
Survey of voters with disabilities
Society | 23 November
The Electoral Matters Committee is conducting a survey of people with disabilities as part of its inquiry into the conduct of the 2022 Victorian state election.
Shepparton region hopes to avoid repeat flood
Environment | 22 November
Residents of Shepparton, Mooroopna and surrounds had their say at a public hearing held as part of the inquiry into the October 2022 flood event in Victoria.
Raising awareness on Victoria’s fastest growing chronic condition
Health & Welfare | 5 October 2023
Every day 90 Victorians are diagnosed with diabetes, making it the fastest growing chronic condition in the state.
Bill Brief examines bail law amendments
Justice | 4 October 2023
When James Gargasoulas killed six people and injured many others in the January 2017 Bourke Street car attack he was out on bail.
Budget report seeks greater transparency
Economy | 3 October 2023
Recommendations primarily relate to spending on services and infrastructure.
Deregulation for hemp growers urged
Economy | 27 September 2023
Hemp industry figures have called for cuts to industry regulation during testimony to the Legislative Council Economy and Infrastructure Committee.
Collaboration for better democracy
General | 20 September 2023
Parliamentary partnerships are contributing to important development in our region.
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.
Artists chosen for portraits of groundbreaking women
General | 11 September 2023
Victorian artists Anne Middleton and Jaq Grantford have been selected to paint the portraits of two groundbreaking Victorian women.
Regional forum explores women’s leadership impact
General | 10 September 2023
Breaking down barriers and influencing action in local communities.