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Garden led recovery
Helping communities in North East Victoria recover from the bushfires.

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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

Child Wellbeing and Safety (Child Safe Standards Compliance and Enforcement) Amendment Bill 2021
Education and Training Reform Amendment (Protection of School Communities) Bill 2021
Energy Legislation Amendment (Energy Fairness) Bill 2021
Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Cross-Boundary Greenhouse Gas Titles and Other Matters) Amendment Bill 2021

For details and up to date information visit Assembly Live

Today in the Legislative Council

The Council starts sitting at 9.30 am. Question Time is expected to be at 12.00 noon.

The following General Business takes precedence today:

  1. Emergency Powers Safeguards Legislation Amendment Bill 2021 - Resumption of debate
  2. Mr Davis' Notice of motion No. 574
  3. Mr Davis' Notice of motion No. 576
  4. Mr Hayes' Notice of motion No. 532
  5. Mr Hayes' Notice of motion No. 543
  6. Mr Grimley's Notice of motion No. 552.

Notice paper (agenda)

Please note, the above is a guide 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 say

The 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 say

The 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 say

The 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

Stone restoration

Find out more about our projects to restore and renew Parliament House

Upcoming Live Webstreams

Wednesday June 9
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Legislative Assembly sits from 9:30am

LCLSIC: Inquiry into the Use of Cannabis in Victoria
7:00pm to 8:30pm

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Latest News & Events


There are no tours today as today is a sitting day.

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STEM and Society series a scientific showcase

STEM TNA new online series is highlighting the game-changing work being undertaken by various Victorian scientists and researchers.

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2021/22 Budget: independent snapshot from PBO

iStock budget 903735920The Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) has released its independent analysis of the 2021/22 Budget, located at

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Parliament thanks selfless charities

NVW TNThe significant work of Victorian charities has been recognised at Parliament House on the first day of National Volunteer Week.

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Groundbreaking women honoured with portraits

Portraits 1 TNThe portraits of two groundbreaking women parliamentarians have been unveiled at Parliament House.

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Council shines bright across North East Victoria

Bright TNThe Legislative Council’s first regional sitting in nine years has been declared an overwhelming success.

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Parliament pays tribute to fallen police

Police commemoration 2 PicParliament has commemorated the first anniversary of the tragic crash that killed four Victoria Police officers on Melbourne’s Eastern Freeway.

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Cross-pollination in the gardens

NickRush TNGovernment House horticulturist Nick Rush has been working on secondment with our Parliament House gardens team for a fortnight.

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On This Day

Monday, 9 June 1890

A meeting in the Melbourne Town Hall was held in protest against the use of 'sweating' in labour in the workshop.