Our parliamentary sittings from 15-18 September 2020 saw ongoing debate about the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A special tribute was also paid to a young man who inspired community action.
Breaking down barriers to learning
A landmark inquiry is set to hear from Victorians with disability about their barriers to participating in Technical and Further Education (TAFE). Read more
Today In Parliament
Inquiry into the Victorian Government's Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic - Have your sayThe Public Accounts and Estimates Committee is accepting submissions to its Inquiry into the Victorian Government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Submissions are open until 30 November 2020. Read more
Inquiry into Management of Child Sex Offender Information - Have your sayThe Legislative Council Legal and Social Issues Committee is accepting submissions to its Inquiry into management of child sex offender information. Submissions are open until further notice. 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
Student vision on display in Parliament Prize
Students from Viewbank Primary, MacKillop Catholic Regional College and Scotch College have taken out the top honours in this year’s Parliament Prize.Read more
Oxford University Fellow presents Library Webinar
Melbourne-born Dr Toby Ord from Oxford University has presented the Parliamentary Library’s second webinar.Read more
Creating vaccines at pandemic speed for COVID-19
Professor Trent Munro from The University of Queensland has spoken about vaccines for COVID-19 at our Parliamentary Library’s first public webinar.Read more
New PBO advice on Victorian revenues and taxes
The economic shock resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted Victoria’s reliance on narrow revenue drivers.Read more
Leading scientists explore Possible Impossibles
The Victorian Parliament has partnered with the Royal Society of Victoria to conduct an online community forum as the finale to National Science Week 2020.Read more
Major milestone for meals partnership with charities
Our kitchens have reached a significant milestone during COVID-19, preparing 450,000 meals that charities have delivered to people most in need.Read more
Victorian teens drive Parliament collaboration
When COVID-19 ended plans for our 2020 Open Day, the project team looked to online engagement to revive aspects of the planned program.Read more
On This Day
Royal Commission into the failure of Westgate Bridge was established.