Million meals milestone for Parliament's kitchens
Our meals program with charities has provided a total of one million meals to people in need.
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
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 Multi Purpose Taxi Program (MPTP) - Have your sayThe Legislative Council Economy and Infrastructure Committee is accepting submissions to its Inquiry into the Multi Purpose Taxi Program. Submissions are open until 30 July 2021. 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
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
The Parliament of Victoria 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
Interns return to Parliament for 31st year
University students have returned to Parliament for the first time since a pandemic forced them to complete their internships at home in 2020.Read more
Special sitting on mental health report
A special sitting was held on 2 March to present the final report of the Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System.Read more
PHOTO 2021 at Parliament
The work of our first ever photographer in residence, Eliza Hutchison, features on Parliament Steps from 18 February-7 March.Read more
Community canvas on Parliament Steps
It was fun for all ages when Parliament Steps became a community canvas on Saturday, 6 February 2021.Read more
On This Day
The first draft Constitution Bill for Victoria was introduced into House of Commons.