Media Releases

A new report shows the work of Geoscience Australia and state and territory geological surveys is key to Australia’s drive to become a global renewable energy superpower.

Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic has welcomed the release for further consultation of draft recommendations to help improve diversity and inclusion in STEM-related careers.

Ministerial statement to Parliament on the National Radioactive Waste Management Facility

Joint media release with Minister for Finance, Minister for Women and Minister for Public Service, Senator the Hon Katy Gallagher.

The Albanese Government has today announced the Board of the National Reconstruction Fund.

The Australian Government is celebrating excellence in Australian science and technology this week, with National Science Week kicking off on Saturday 12 August.

The Albanese Government has opened Round 15 of Cooperative Research Centres Projects (CRC-P) Grants to develop new technologies, products, and services.

The Australian Government is consulting with industry, experts and other stakeholders to inform an update of Australia’s Critical Minerals List.

The Australian and NSW governments are today holding a joint roundtable on the future of rail manufacturing, bringing together more than 100 of the most important and influential representatives of Australia’s rail manufacturing industry.

The Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic will visit Indonesia and Singapore between Sunday, 23 July and Thursday, 27 July.

The number of women in STEM-qualified jobs has risen to 15 per cent, a modest increase of four percentage points in the decade to 2022. But there’s more to do to boost women’s participation in STEM and close the gender pay gap.