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

Driving growth in the local automotive sector

24 October 2018

The Coalition Government is supporting Australia’s automotive innovation with a $10 million initiative to help local businesses expand into new markets.

Minister welcomes first shipment for Ichthys LNG project

23 October 2018

Resources Minister Matthew Canavan has welcomed the first shipment overnight of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project’s onshore LNG processing facilities in Darwin.

ANU rockets ahead with InSpace

23 October 2018

Space endeavours across the Australian National University (ANU) will be coordinated under a new organisation launched today.

Canavan heads to Japan for resources and energy talks

21 October 2018

Promoting trade and investment opportunities linked to Australia’s high quality resources sector will headline the agenda during a two-day visit to Japan by Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan.

Grants help to hatch bright ideas

20 October 2018

Three Australian businesses will receive grants to commercialise new products, processes and services, helping to create more local business opportunities and Australian jobs.