Media Releases

Joint media release with the Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management, the Hon David Littleproud MP

The Australian Government is providing $85 million to fund ten years of critical natural hazards research through the establishment of Natural Hazards Research Australia (NHRA). 

Joint media release with Assistant Minister for Northern Australia, the Hon Michelle Landry MP.

The Coalition Government is supporting mining jobs and exports in central Queensland through a Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) loan to the Olive Downs metallurgical coal project.

Joint media release with the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Women, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, and the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon Dan Tehan MP

Turbocharging growth in Australia’s civil space sector is the aim of two key measures announced today by the Morrison Government that will help to reduce launch costs and open the door to increased collaboration with major US companies.

The Morrison Government is backing Australian manufacturers with $800 million in funding to encourage collaboration on major job-creating projects as part of the $1.5 billion Modern Manufacturing Strategy.

The Morrison Government is looking to strengthen Australia’s supply chain capabilities, with $50 million in grants available to improve access to critical products in times of crisis.

Joint media release with the Minister for the Environment, the Hon Sussan Ley MP

An epic 45-day voyage to discover new species and map marine ecosystems across Australia’s Indian Ocean Territories embarks from Darwin today.

Joint media release with the Minister for Finance, Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

The Morrison Government is investing almost $100 million in two new South Australian headquartered cooperative research projects that will turbocharge the growing marine bio-products sector and help heavy industries like steel transition to a cleaner and more competitive future.

Joint media release with the Minister for Home Affairs, the Hon Karen Andrews MP

The Morrison Government is investing more than $8 million in innovative projects designed to improve the skills and availability of cyber security professionals.

Joint media release with the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Christian Porter MP

The Morrison Government is supporting development of a major potash production and export project in a remote part of Western Australia’s Pilbara, expected to bring hundreds of jobs to the region.

Joint media release with the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Christian Porter MP

The Morrison Government is supporting the development of a mining and processing project that could bring hundreds of jobs and local business opportunities to regional communities in Western Australia.