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

Resources sector continues to drive Queensland’s economy

19 November 2018

Queensland’s resources sector generates one in every five dollars of the state’s economy and one in every eight jobs in Queensland, according to a report released today.

CSIRO invests $35M in space and artificial intelligence

19 November 2018

New and emerging opportunities in Space Technology and Artificial Intelligence will be supported through a $35 million investment, welcomed by the Coalition Government.

Roundtable takes on gender imbalance

19 November 2018

How to fix gender imbalances in industry and the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) will be a key issue discussed at the Industry, Innovation and Science Women’s Advisory Roundtable in Sydney today.

Landmark LNG project officially opened in Darwin

16 November 2018

The official opening of one of the nation’s largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) processing facilities signals the beginning of decades of economic benefits for northern Australia.

L’Oreal Women in Science Awards

15 November 2018

The Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Karen Andrews MP, spoke at the L’Oréal Women in Science Awards ceremony in Melbourne.