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

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

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Momentum marks third annual Northern Australia Statement

16 October 2018

Milestones and momentum are the hallmark of the Coalition’s action plan for the nation’s north, as outlined in the third Northern Australia Annual Statement presented to Parliament today.

Creating automotive engineers of the future

16 October 2018

A $5 million program to encourage high quality graduate engineers to work in Australia’s automotive sector has opened today.

2018 Annual Statement on Developing Northern Australia

16 October 2018

The Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Senator the Hon Matthew Canavan, delivered the 2018 Annual Statement on Developing Northern Australia. 

First Women in STEM Ambassador

13 October 2018

Award-winning astrophysicist Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith has been selected Australia’s first Women in STEM Ambassador.

Bringing bright ideas and events to Science Week

11 October 2018

Now is the time to put forward creative ideas, exciting events and innovative projects for National Science Week 2019.