Unique experience for parliamentary interns

Parliamentary intern 2015

Thirty-four university students are getting a unique insight into the Victorian Parliament as interns.

Our latest news video takes a look at the Victorian Parliamentary Library's internship program in its 25th anniversary year.

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All's calm for Swami

Swami Baba Ramdev

An air of calm has descended on Parliament House ahead of the next sitting week.

World renowned yoga guru Swami Baba Ramdev has led a group meditation in Queen’s Hall as part of a presentation he made to parliamentarians and community members during a visit to the Victorian Parliament.

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Support for Fiji Parliamentary Library

Carolyn Macvean

Victoria's Parliamentary Librarian, Carolyn Macvean, will undertake a one week mission to Fiji to help develop its parliamentary library.

The library project is part of an international capacity building program for the new Fiji Parliament following its reestablishment at the end of last year.

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Codes of conduct explored for parliamentarians

CPA workshop

An international workshop on codes of conduct for parliamentarians has opened at Victoria's Parliament House.

The three day workshop involving representatives from a range of Commonwealth countries will consider benchmarks for parliamentary codes of conduct to agree on some recommended benchmarks that could be used across the Commonwealth.

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Introducing the Deakin Gallery

Alfred Deakin

The Victorian Parliament has paid special tribute to Alfred Deakin, a giant of early Australian politics.

Our latest feature video takes a look at the Victorian Parliamentary Library's new Deakin Gallery, named in honour of the Victorian politician who became Australia's second Prime Minister.

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