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.
3 October 2018
Australia’s longest single continuous onshore seismic line has been completed in Western Australia’s Pilbara region, running 872km from Kiwirrkurra to Marble Bar.
2 October 2018
Australia’s mining industry is set to deliver a record $250 billion in exports to the Australian economy this year.
30 September 2018
A new Heads of Agreement has been signed by the Prime Minister and representatives of the three east coast liquid natural gas (LNG) exporters to maintain a secure supply of gas to the east coast domestic market.
21 September 2018
Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan today welcomed a report aimed at making Australia the best resources nation in the world.
19 September 2018
A $95 million loan from the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) will help bring a major new mine and mineral processing facility online in Western Australia, creating hundreds of jobs across the region.
18 September 2018
More than $500,000 is being invested by the Coalition Government in trialling new methods to double the per-hectare productivity, and potentially more than treble business profit margins, of Northern Australia’s mango industry.
14 September 2018
Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan has welcomed the re-opening of the Century Mine in north-west Queensland, describing it as “an historic event”.
12 September 2018
Resources Minister Matt Canavan today met with east coast gas producers at a second Ministerial roundtable meeting aimed at securing reliable and affordable domestic gas supplies for Australian users.
6 September 2018
The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) has approved finance, subject to conditions, for a $300 million expansion of airport facilities in Darwin, Tennant Creek and Alice Springs. The investment will help create up to 1,500 jobs and support the development of the NT's export potential, particularly in agriculture.