The Commonwealth Government has announced new national Science and Research Priorities to ensure our high performing science, research and innovation system delivers maximum benefit.
The Minister for Education and Training, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, the Minister for Industry and Science, the Hon Ian Macfarlane MP and the Minister for Health, the Hon Sussan Ley MP today announced the strategy Boosting the Commercial Returns from Research.
Industry-led research to improve resource extraction and support innovative manufacturing will be boosted with $74 million in Government funding for two Cooperative Research Centres.
Today the Commonwealth Government announced the projects to gain funding under its $50 million Manufacturing Transition Programme.
In an Australian-first patients will be given access to potentially life-saving clinical trials at their fingertips with the launch of an online one-stop shop today.
An updated and more targeted Cooperative Research Centres Programme will build stronger connections between research and industry, as the Australian Government implements the findings of the expert review into the delivery of the CRC Programme.
The Commonwealth-Victoria Offshore Petroleum Joint Authority has announced the release of three areas for offshore petroleum exploration in Commonwealth waters in the Gippsland and Otway basins in offshore Victoria.
Experienced oil and gas industry executive Ken Fitzpatrick has been appointed as the Chair of the Government’s new Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Growth Centre.
The Australian Government today announced the release of 29 areas for offshore petroleum exploration in eight basins in Commonwealth waters under the 2015 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release.
Queensland’s US$20.4 billion (A$25.5 billion) world-first LNG plant at Gladstone’s Curtis Island will help cement Australia’s position as a leader in the global LNG market, Industry and Science Minister Ian Macfarlane said today.