Senator the Hon Matt Canavan

Senator the Hon Matt Canavan

Senator the Hon Matt Canavan was sworn in as Minister for Resources and Northern Australia on 19 July 2016.

The Hon Karen Andrews MP

The Hon Karen Andrews MP was sworn in as Minister for Industry, Science and Technology on 28 August 2018.

Latest news

NSW space sector to be boosted

21 March 2019

Joint media release with NSW Minister for Primary Industries, Regional Water, and Trade and Industry, The Hon Niall Blair MLC

The New South Wales space sector is being boosted with the development of new space manufacturing capability and the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Australian Space Agency and Berejiklian Government.

Funding backs life-changing projects

21 March 2019

Joint media release with the Minister for Health

Three promising new treatments – one for cystic fibrosis, the second offering relief for women who have survived cancer, and the third to treat fibrosis – have been selected for commercial development assistance through a venture capital fund backed by the Liberal National Government.
 

Doorstop – Toowoomba

20 March 2019

The Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Karen Andrews MP held a doorstop with Federal Member for Groom, Dr John McVeigh, CEO of Toowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprise, Ali Davenpor

Institute helps to propel Australia into space

20 March 2019

Australia has taken another important step in building its space capabilities with the establishment of a new research facility at the University of Southern Queensland.

Supporting exports and jobs in Southern Queensland

20 March 2019

Joint media release with the Federal Member for Groom, The Hon Dr John McVeigh MP

Funding from the Morrison Government will see a Toowoomba export hub help small and medium businesses better access international markets.