6 May 2021
Joint media release with Assistant Minister for Northern Australia Michelle Landry
The Coalition Government today outlined a major new investment package that will further support new job creation, digital connectivity and grow businesses throughout Australia’s north.
5 May 2021
Joint media release with Member for Flynn, Ken O'Dowd
The Coalition Government will contribute a further $100 million to extend the Junior Minerals Exploration Incentive (JMEI) four more years.
4 May 2021
Joint media release with the Prime Minister, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg, Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management David Littleproud, and Assistant Treasurer Michael Sukkar
Northern Australian residents would be offered more affordable and accessible home and business insurance, thanks to the establishment of a reinsurance pool by the Morrison Government
28 April 2021
Joint media release with Member for Braddon Gavin Pearce MP and Tasmanian Minister for Resources Guy Barnett
The Coalition Government will spend up to $3 million to expand the Exploring for the Future program into Tasmania to shed new light on the region’s resources, including its critical minerals potential.
28 April 2021
Global iron ore prices have hit record highs, surpassing the previous record from a decade ago and providing a welcome boost to Australia’s resources sector as the world recovers from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
20 April 2021
Minister for Resources, Water and Northern Australia Keith Pitt has welcomed news from Esso Australia and its Gippsland Basin Joint Venture Partner that one of the largest domestic gas projects of the past decade is delivering more gas for the east coast domestic market.
19 April 2021
Joint media release with the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Christian Porter MP
The Morrison Government continues to strengthen Australia’s critical minerals sector with the EcoGraf Battery Anode Materials Facility in Western Australia being awarded Major Project Status.
19 April 2021
Joint media release with the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Christian Porter MP, and the Member for Mallee, Dr Anne Webster MP
A mining and refinery project that could bring hundreds of jobs to regional areas of Victoria and South Australia has been granted Major Project Status by the Morrison Government.
15 April 2021
Joint media release with Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction Angus Taylor, Assistant Minister for Northern Australia Michelle Landry, Member for Herbert Phillip Thompson and Senator for Queensland Susan McDonald
A major energy project which will create 500 construction jobs and deliver affordable, reliable electricity for north Queensland has been secured thanks to support from the Liberal National Government through the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) and Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA).
8 April 2021
The Australian Government has approved a suite of measures aimed at enhancing and strengthening Australia’s offshore oil and gas decommissioning framework.