A short history of long goodbyes
General | 3 October 2022
While members now expect valedictory speeches as a standard part of parliamentary practice, it’s actually a recent phenomenon.
From the archive: Queen Elizabeth II opening the 39th Parliament
General | 16 September 2022
An estimated 50,000 people gathered outside Parliament House on 25 February 1954 to welcome the newly crowned monarch and her husband Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh.
Historic transition at parliamentary sitting
General | 13 September 2022
Oaths, affirmations and condolences during a history-making day at Parliament.
New King proclaimed
General | 12 September 2022
A ceremony has been held at Government House in Melbourne for the Proclamation of His Majesty King Charles III.
In remembrance of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
General | 9 September 2022
Presiding Officers' message on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Parliament Prize winners celebrated
General | 6 September 2022
Potential policy makers of the future have been recognised at a Queen’s Hall awards ceremony.
Horticulture’s growth on show
General | 3 September 2022
The importance of the horticulture sector to Victoria was on display at Parliament House.
Science explored and celebrated
General | 22 August 2022
Two events were held at Parliament House during National Science Week.