Garden led recovery
Helping communities in North East Victoria recover from the bushfires.
Too many steps to access the great outdoors
Between 300,000 and 400,000 Melburnians do not live within walkable access of adequate open space. Read more
Today In Parliament
Today is a sitting day
Today in the Legislative Assembly
Bills for completion this week
Education and Training Reform Amendment (Victorian Academy of Teaching and Leadership) Bill 2021
Energy Legislation Amendment Bill 2021
Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal and Other Acts Amendment (Federal Jurisdiction and Other Matters) Bill 2021
For details and up to date information visit Assembly Live
Today in the Legislative Council
The Council will meet today at 11.30 a.m.
Please note, the above is a guide only and is subject to change.
For detailed and up to date information during the sitting day see the draft Minutes (progressively published over the day).
Inquiry into the Use of School Buses in Rural and Regional Victoria - Have your sayThe Legislative Council Economy and Infrastructure Committee is accepting submissions to its Inquiry into the use of school buses in rural and regional Victoria. Submissions close on Friday 25 June 2021. Read more
Inquiry into the Use of Cannabis in Victoria - Youth forumThe Legislative Council Legal and Social Issues Committee is inviting young people aged 18-25 to attend a workshop at Parliament House on Monday, 28 June 2021, and share their views on how cannabis policy in Victoria can be improved. Read more
Inquiry into Victoria’s Criminal Justice System - Have your sayThe Legislative Council Legal and Social Issues Committee is accepting submissions to its Inquiry into Victoria's criminal justice system. Submissions close on Wednesday 1 September 2021. Read more
School and Booked Tours
The Parliament of Victoria offers a range of activities for students at primary, secondary, tertiary and adult education levels. These activities include tours, role plays and metropolitan school visits.
Large groups or organisations of 6 or more people are also encouraged to book one of our tours. To check the availability for each type of tour please click here.
Restoration and renewal projects
Find out more about our projects to restore and renew Parliament House
Latest News & Events
There are no tours today as today is a sitting day.
Watch live coverage of parliamentary proceedings.
STEM and Society series a scientific showcase
A new online series is highlighting the game-changing work being undertaken by various Victorian scientists and researchers.Read more
2021/22 Budget: independent snapshot from PBO
The Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) has released its independent analysis of the 2021/22 Budget, located at pbo.vic.gov.au.Read more
Parliament thanks selfless charities
The significant work of Victorian charities has been recognised at Parliament House on the first day of National Volunteer Week.Read more
Groundbreaking women honoured with portraits
The portraits of two groundbreaking women parliamentarians have been unveiled at Parliament House.Read more
Council shines bright across North East Victoria
The Legislative Council’s first regional sitting in nine years has been declared an overwhelming success.Read more
Parliament pays tribute to fallen police
Parliament has commemorated the first anniversary of the tragic crash that killed four Victoria Police officers on Melbourne’s Eastern Freeway.Read more
Cross-pollination in the gardens
Government House horticulturist Nick Rush has been working on secondment with our Parliament House gardens team for a fortnight.Read more
On This Day
Captain Sir Charles Hotham, R.N., K.C.B. arrived in Melbourne to became Lieutenant-Governor for the Colony of Victoria.