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

Supporting complementary healthcare exports

8 December 2018

The Liberal-National Government has established a taskforce to review the impact of recent consumer law changes on the complementary healthcare sector.

Taking action on trade barriers

7 December 2018

Joint media release with the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, and the Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment

The Liberal-National Government has today launched a new Action Plan to help Australian farmers and businesses tackle trade barriers, helping them get their goods into overseas markets faster, with greater ease and at a lower cost.

Funding helps twelve of the best to market

7 December 2018

A high-tech gas turbine engine, featuring increased fuel efficiency and greater reliability for the recreational aircraft market is one of 12 Australian projects sharing in $4.9 million in funding under the Liberal-National Government’s latest Accelerating Commercialisation grants.

Supporting the next generation of space entrepreneurs

6 December 2018

Australia’s space industry continues to make leaps and bounds, with the Australian Space Agency today signing a Statement of Strategic Intent and Cooperation with Nova Systems.

Coal, iron ore, LNG exports support trade surplus

6 December 2018

Surging coal, iron ore and LNG exports have made a major contribution to Australia’s trade surplus for October, Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan said today.