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WikiProject Victoria

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Welcome to WikiProject Victoria!

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Flag of Victoria
Flag of Victoria

Coat of arms of Victoria
Coat of arms of Victoria
Welcome to WikiProject Victoria! This WikiProject aims primarily to create, fill out, build, edit, construct, and modify articles about Victoria (state).

If you would like to join this project, we would love your help, so please add your name to the list below, and look at the to-do list for some suggestions on articles that you may be able to help with. You may also inquire on the talk page, or visit the Australian Wikipedians' noticeboard for collaboration on Australian articles in general.

State emblems
Floral Bird Animal Marine Tartan Mineral Fossil
Common (pink) heath
Epacris impresa
Helmeted honeyeater
Lichenostomus melanops cassidix
Leadbeater's possum
Gymnobelideus leadbeateri
Common seadragon
Phyllopteryx taeniolatus
Victorian state tartan Gold Koolasuchus Cleelandi
12 Apostles


Things you can do

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Here are some tasks you can do to help at WikiProject Victoria:


Main tool page:
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.

Current events

Read and edit Wikinews

28 January 2024 – 2024 ATP Tour
2024 Australian Open
In tennis, Jannik Sinner defeats Daniil Medvedev in the final, 3–6, 3–6, 6–4, 6–4, 6–3, to win the men's singles title at the 2024 Australian Open. It is Sinner's first major singles title and the first for an Italian player at the tournament. (CNN)
27 January 2024 – Israel–Hamas war
The United Kingdom, United States, Australia, Italy, Canada, Finland, the Netherlands, Switzerland, and Germany suspend humanitarian aid to UNRWA over allegations that some UNRWA staff members were involved in the Hamas-led attack on Israel. (BBC News) (CBS News)
27 December 2023 –
At least 10 people are killed by thunderstorms and strong winds in the eastern Australian states of Queensland and Victoria. (ABC News Australia)

Article alerts

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Articles for deletion

Featured list candidates

Good article nominees

Articles to be merged


Of the 13,066 pages overseen by WikiProject Victoria:

100% have been assessed for quality
See Category:Unassessed Victoria articles for the 5 remaining articles

100% have known importance
See Category:Unknown-importance Victoria articles for the 2 remaining articles

51.4% of prose articles are not stubs
See Category:Stub-Class Victoria articles for the 5084 remaining articles

For full assessment categories see: Wikipedia:WikiProject Victoria/Assessments

Recognised content[edit]

11 FA-Class Victoria articles
2 FL-Class Victoria articles
17 FM-Class Victoria articles
21 GA-Class Victoria articles.
177 Did you know Victoria articles as of 8 May 2023

For full list of recognised content see: Assessments#Recognised content

Assessment statistics

Main page: WikiProject Victoria/Assessments

WikiProject Victoria uses the {{WP Australia}} template banner for Wikipedia article assessments.

The banner has a Victoria= parameter that provides article assessment ratings for Victoria-related articles:

Example usage: {{WP Australia|Victoria=yes}}

Articles relating to WikiProject Victoria should have their talk pages tagged as per the above example.

See also[edit]


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Active members[edit]

To join WikiProject Victoria, edit this section and insert the Wikitext #{{subst:me}} with your areas of interest into the following list of members in alphabetical order. Members should also place member identification on their user page.

  1. Dssis1 (talk · contribs)
  2. InformZion (talk · contribs) 05:32:52, 27 June 2023 (UTC) Reply[reply]
  3. Longhair (talk · contribs)
  4. Mattinbgn (talk · contribs)
  5. MichaelBillington (talk · contribs)
  6. Moanarque (talk · contribs)
  7. mr. boniface (talk · contribs)
  8. Orderinchaos (talk · contribs)
  9. Wai Hong (talk · contribs)
  10. Bduke (talk · contribs)
  11. Tinkstar1985 (talk · contribs)
  12. Daniel99091 (talk · contribs)
  13. Slabba (talk · contribs)
  14. Chicken7 (talk · contribs)
  15. Admella1859 (talk · contribs)
  16. Sarah (talk · contribs)
  17. Vauxhallx (talk · contribs)
  18. Sheepunderscore (talk · contribs)
  19. Bogong Jack (talk · contribs)
  20. Doonagatha (talk · contribs)
  21. Scottius11 (talk · contribs)
  22. Epistemos (talk · contribs)
  23. Maias (talk · contribs)
  24. Shelbypark (talk · contribs)
  25. Punk Boi 8 (talk · contribs)
  26. Garyvines (talk · contribs)
  27. Cp_dale (talk · contribs)
  28. Романов (talk · contribs)
  29. Raleigh98 (talk · contribs)
  30. Jenks24 (talk · contribs)
  31. Mgorey (talk · contribs)
  32. Mattcooperrider (talk · contribs)
  33. ContrillionAU (talk) 10:52, 15 August 2010 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  34. Mjs1991 (talk · contribs)
  35. Jessc (talk · contribs)
  36. Peterdownunder (talk · contribs)
  37. Australiantiger (talk · contribs)
  38. ThylacineHunter (talk · contribs) - Railways, trams, paddle boats, geography
  39. EllsworthSchmittendorf (talk · contribs)
  40. Nick F., Toaster (talk · contribs)
  41. Boneso (talk · contribs) - Health
  42. JediOne (talk · contribs) - Humanitarian & Environment
  43. skinnytony1 (talk · contribs) - Environment, climate change, history, politics, Ballarat
  44. BetterByBike (talk · contribs) - Health & Transport
  45. Donama (talk · contribs)
  46. MetroManMelbourne (talk · contribs) - transportation, inner east
  47. Poplach12 (talk · contribs) 00:49:47, 10 June 2020 (UTC)  - Melbourne, flags, maps, history, AFLReply[reply]
  48. CupcakePerson13 (talk · contribs) 15:45:12, 4 July 2020 (UTC)  Dandenong ranges and MelbourneReply[reply]
  49. CPS-9444 (talk · contribs) 08:08:28, 13 December 2020 (UTC) Reply[reply]
  50. APNOneTwo (talk · contribs) - Public Transportation, Politics, Urban Planning, Sports, Venues and Western Suburbs
  51. Ultraodan (talk · contribs) - AFL, Politics
  52. MicedVolvo (talk · contribs) 12:31:27, 30 November 2021 (UTC) Reply[reply]
  53. GraziePrego (talk · contribs)
  54. Loytra (talk · contribs) – Politics

Former members[edit]

Thank you for your help! Please move your username back to the active list when you can participate again.

Member identification[edit]

Members of WikiProject Victoria should place one of the following lines of Wikitext on their user page to add it to Category:WikiProject Victoria participants.

Wikitext userbox where used
[[Category:WikiProject Victoria participants]] none linked pages
{{Template:User WikiProject Victoria}}
This user is a participant in WikiProject Victoria.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP VIC}}
This user is a member of WikiProject Victoria.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP VIC|flag}}
This user is a member of WikiProject Victoria.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Victoria}} linked pages
{{Template:User WP Victoria|invite}} linked pages

For other Victoria user templates see Category:Victoria (state) user templates.

Also if you live in or are currently visiting Victoria, please add [[Category:Wikipedians in Victoria {state)|{{subst:PAGENAME}}]] to your user page.

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