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Media releases 

14 September 2020: Arrangements for Budget week sitting period

4 September 2020: Reopening of Australian Parliament House to the public on 7 September 2020 (PDF, 203 KB)

21 August 2020: COVID-19: Statement by the Presiding Officers – wearing of masks for the period 24 August 2020 to 3 September 2020 (PDF, 201 KB)

18 August 2020: A voyage of discovery: Sir Joseph Banks’ florilegium. Explore it your way (PDF, 181 KB)

17 August 2020: COVID-19: Statement by the Presiding Officers regarding sittings of Parliament – for the period 24 August 2020 to 3 September 2020 (PDF, 361 KB)

2 July 2020: COVID Safe and cautious reopening of APH to the public on 4 July 2020 (PDF, 183KB)

5 June 2020: COVID-19: Statement by the Presiding Officers updating changes to Parliament House operations (PDF, 301KB)

11 May 2020: COVID-19: Statement by the Presiding Officers regarding temporary and precautionary changes to Parliament House operations (PDF, 246 KB)

16 March 2020: COVID-19: Statement by the Presiding Officers regarding temporary and precautionary changes to Parliament House operations (PDF, 199 KB)

26 November 2018: Portrait of former Speaker Bronwyn Bishop unveiled (PDF, 75 KB)

7 November 2018: Poppies carpet Parliament House forecourt to mark centenary of Armistice (PDF, 125 KB)

24 October 2018: Former PM Julia Gillard’s official portrait to be unveiled today (PDF, 79 KB)

21 September 2018: Australian Parliament House 30th anniversary Open Day Saturday — 6 October (PDF, 480 KB)

23 May 2018: Portrait of former Governor-General on display in Denmark (PDF, 105 KB)

26 March 2018: Step back in time and celebrate the 30th birthday of Parliament House (PDF, 110 KB)

22 September 2017: Award-winning artist commissioned for official portrait of  former Prime Minister the Hon Julia Gillard AC (PDF, 77 KB)

17 August 2017: Major art acquisition unveiled and exhibition launched (PDF, 102 KB)

29 May 2017: Portrait of first Indigenous Member officially unveiled and two new commissions announced (PDF, 100 KB)

17 May 2016: Death of Romaldo Giurgola AO (PDF, 108 KB)

17 March 2016: Australian Parliament House presented with Anzac Centenary Print Portfolio (PDF, 98 KB)

15 November 2015: Australian Parliament House to be lit in the colours of the French Tricolore this evening (PDF, 183 KB)  

11 November 2015: Tribute to parliamentarians who served in the First World War (PDF, 100 KB)

 

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