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Program Overview

The Parliamentary Education Seminar program aims to enhance a student's knowledge and understanding of the processes of Parliament and Government in Queensland. These workshops are free of charge and aimed at senior Legal Studies classes. 

Arrival:   9.15am 
Program starts:   9.30am
Program concludes:  12.30pm
Departure from annexe:  12.35pm

Maximum group size - 30 or 50 students (depending on the date)

Subject to group size and availability, an education program may include the following:

  • A tour of Parliament House
  • An introduction to Parliament and Government, including an explanation of the division of power and the separation of powers
  • An address by a Member of Parliament (subject to availability)
  • Viewing Parliament in Action (on Parliamentary sitting days)
  • Videos to bring the legislative process to life
  • A role play of the passage of a Bill through the Legislative Assembly*  
  • A role play of a Parliamentary Committee of inquiry*

*a minimum of 15 students is required to run a role play

Click here to book your student group, or to join the waitlist for your preferred dates.

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Tertiary groups (University and TAFE)

Please contact the Parliamentary Education Officer for details regarding Tertiary programs at Parliament House. or 07 3553 6416.