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

Satellite technology boosts the future of farming

19 March 2019

Joint media release with the Member for Flynn, Ken O'Dowd MP and Senator for Queensland, Amanda Stoker  

Ground-breaking satellite positioning technology tested near Emerald in Central Queensland could boost profits on farms across Australia, Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan said today.
 

World's largest airborne electromagnetic survey reveals more mineral potential in the north

19 March 2019

Potential new mineral and groundwater resources in the Northern Territory and Queensland have been revealed by results of the world’s largest airborne electromagnetic survey, released today.

Experience and fresh faces on NOPSEMA board

19 March 2019

Experienced oil and gas industry executive Ken Fitzpatrick has been reappointed as a member to the Advisory Board of the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) until March 2022.

ADC Global Blockchain Summit

18 March 2019

The Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Karen Andrews delivered a speech at the ADC Global Blockchain Summit.

Advancing Australia's blockchain industry

18 March 2019

Joint media release with the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment

The development of a national blockchain roadmap and $100,000 of funding from the Morrison Government will help position Australia’s burgeoning blockchain industry to become a global leader.