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.

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.

Latest news

Space agreements boost international collaboration

23 October 2019

The Morrison Government is continuing to develop opportunities for Australian businesses to create jobs in the space sector, with the Australian Space Agency signing agreements with three international space agencies and a major industry player.

Interview – ABC News Breakfast

22 October 2019

Madeleine Morris: Let’s head to the US now, where Australia's Science Minister is meeting the head of NASA and other space industry heads.

Interview – Sunrise, Channel 7

22 October 2019

Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews was interviewed on Sunrise.

New centre accelerates manufacturing innovation

21 October 2019

CSIRO has opened a new state-of-the-art, collaborative centre which will improve chemical processes and drive innovation in Australian manufacturing businesses.

Blue economy CRC hits first milestone

21 October 2019

Joint media release with Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries, Senator Jonathon Duniam, and Tasmanian Minister for Primary Industries and Water, Energy, and Resources, Guy Barnett MP

A major new research project in Tasmania which will grow Australia’s seafood, energy and marine industries and create new jobs has reached an important first milestone.