A community day for all ages

Open Day 2018This year’s Open Day held last Sunday brought people of all ages to Parliament House.

Victorians mingled with interstate and international visitors, eager to see the heritage features of our historic building that dates from the gold rush days.

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Artificial Intelligence group launched

AI group launchedThe Victorian All-Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence has been launched at Parliament House.

Bringing together parliamentarians from across the political spectrum, the AI parliamentary group will be a focal point in the Victorian Parliament for discussion of the critical and transformative nature of Artificial Intelligence.

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Leafy entry for horticulture showcase

Vic HorticultureAn avenue of trees popped up at Parliament House as part a horticultural showcase arranged by the Nursery & Garden Industry Victoria.

A team from Fleming’s Nurseries installed the display, which proved a popular photo opportunity for visitors.

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Interns welcomed to Parliament

Interns WelcomedTwenty-six students from Melbourne and Monash universities have commenced their parliamentary internships for 2018.

Coordinated by the Parliamentary Library, the parliamentary internship program has had more than 1100 participants since it began in 1990.

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Groundbreaking program for VU students

Parliament Explained - Victoria University lecture in the Legislative AssemblyA new collaboration between the Victorian Parliament and Victoria University has brought around 200 first year laws students to Parliament House.

Through a groundbreaking series of lectures and group discussions over two days, VU Law and Justice students are hearing from senior parliamentary officials about the legislative process and the role of parliamentary committees.

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