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School Holiday Ideas To Set The Imagination Free

From dance parties and inspiring exhibitions to robotic lego and DJing workshops, Victoria has plenty of free and low-cost activities to keep kids entertained these school holidays thanks to the Allan Labor Government.

Have Your Say On The Future Of Our Forests

Victorians have a landmark opportunity to help design the future of the state’s public land estate – which now includes more than 1.8 million hectares of forest previously used for timber harvesting.

Victoria's New Jurassic Park Adventure Now Open

Victorian kids can go to the zoo for free over the school holidays and embark on an unforgettable journey back in time as zoos across the state become prehistoric playgrounds this Easter.

National Negotiations To Ease Housing Crisis

The Allan Labor Government is continuing calls for the Albanese Government to significantly increase funding for housing and homelessness services as part of negotiations for a new National Housing and Homelessness Agreement.

Nominations Open For Education Excellence Awards

Nominations are now open for the Victorian Education Excellence Awards – recognising government schools, principals, teachers, and administrators who are at the top of their class.

Expanding Newborn Screening For Victorian Babies

Victorian newborns will now be screened for two additional rare but serious health conditions, helping to identify babies at risk of developing illnesses and making sure they get the lifesaving treatment they need sooner.

Taskforce To Crack Down On Dodgy Rentals

The Allan Labor Government is establishing a new renting taskforce to crack down on rental providers and estate agents who do the wrong thing.

Leading The Nation To Grow Our Education Workforce

This year’s Victorian Teacher Supply and Demand Report forecasts the Allan Labor Government will have delivered a workforce of more than 112,000 teachers ready to teach at government schools and kindergartens by 2028.

Stamp Duty Reforms To Back Victorian Businesses

The Allan Labor Government is delivering a fairer go for Victorian businesses by abolishing stamp duty on Victorian commercial and industrial properties, with new legislation to be introduced to Parliament today.