A short history of long goodbyes
General | 3 October
While members now expect valedictory speeches as a standard part of parliamentary practice, it’s actually a recent phenomenon.
Photo installation explores gatherings
General | 19 May
The landscapes and meeting places of regional Victoria have been brought to Parliament through a major photography festival.
Students' convention returns to Parliament
General | 18 May
Secondary students from 12 schools across Melbourne came together to discuss whether or not Victorian courts should continue to hold judge only trials.
Students have their say as the Parliament Prize returns in 2022
General | 16 May
Victorian students are invited to share what they would say to parliament if they were an MP.
Community toolkit launched
General | 13 April
A new online community toolkit about Parliament has been launched by Legislative Council President Nazih Elasmar.
Veteran artists on display at Parliament House
General | 23 March
Twelve Victorian veterans and their family members who are artists took centre stage in Queen’s Hall for the launch of Persona, a photographic portrait series.
Ukrainian Flag flown at Victoria’s Parliament in support of democracy
General | 4 March
The Ukrainian Flag is being flown on Parliament House in Melbourne in support of peace, freedom and democracy in Ukraine.
Aboriginal Change Makers resource launched
General | 5 January
Aboriginal history, culture and identity feature in a landmark education resource published online.
Legislative Assembly sees the light
General | 1 July 2021
Energy-efficient LED downlights have been installed in the Legislative Assembly chamber.