General | 30 June
Auslan bulletin makes parliamentary information more accessible
A regular video news bulletin about the Victorian Parliament is being produced in Auslan.
Support for older migrants and refugees
Experts and advocates provided evidence at a hearing into support for older Victorians from migrant and refugee backgrounds.
First Peoples' Assembly members address Parliament
The Co-Chairs of the First Peoples’ Assembly of Victoria have made an historic address to the Legislative Assembly.
Aboriginal Change MakersLearn more about this new resource
Aboriginal Change Makers is a new teaching resource for Victorian schools that presents stories of Aboriginal self-determination and empowerment.
Developed in a unique partnership between Worawa Aboriginal College and the Victorian Parliament, the rich collection of stories included in this resource honour just some of the Aboriginal Change Makers who, through their commitment and determination, made a difference in Aboriginal society in Victoria that rippled across the country.
New resource for Victorian schools
Change Makers featured on ABC Radio
Dr Lois Peeler AM joins Jacinta Parsons to talk about Indigenous change-makers throughout history.
Video released to launch new resource
This special presentation by Dr Lois Peeler AM, Principal of Worawa Aboriginal College, celebrates the release of a new education resource, Aboriginal Change Makers, for Victorian schools.
General | 5 January
Aboriginal Change Makers resource launched
Aboriginal history, culture and identity feature in a landmark education resource published online.
Justice | 17 December 2021
Justice mid inquiry update
The Committee examining Victoria’s criminal justice system has provided an update on its inquiry.
Infrastructure | 12 December 2021
Apartment design standards inquiry holds hearings
An inquiry examining apartment design standards in Victoria has been holding public hearings.
Health & Welfare | 3 December 2021
Disability Action and Inclusion Plan launched
On the International Day of People with Disability, our Presiding Officers have launched a Disability Action and Inclusion Plan for the Parliament.
Environment | 2 December 2021
Comprehensive report tackles ecological decline in Victoria
The Environment and Planning Committee has made a total of 74 recommendations to address the range of problems associated with Victoria’s declining ecosystem in its report tabled in the Legislative Council.
Infrastructure | 30 November 2021
Report on school bus use
A comprehensive analysis of Victoria’s long-running School Bus Program has recommended no major changes to its operation in rural and regional Victoria.
Health & Welfare | 18 November 2021
State urged to strengthen air quality enforcement measures
Victoria should consider stricter air quality enforcement measures and ensure agencies such as the Environment Protection Authority are adequately resourced to police them, a Legislative Council Committee inquiry has found.
Environment | 27 September 2021
Spotlight on renewable energy
The Legislative Council’s Environment and Planning Committee has commenced an inquiry into renewable energy in Victoria.
Justice | 8 September 2021
Redress scheme proposed for forced adoption victims
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.