Media Releases

Joint media release with Minister for Indigenous Australians Linda Burney

The Australian Government is securing the ongoing rehabilitation of the Ranger uranium mine adjoining Kakadu National Park and the eventual return of the site to the Mirarr Traditional Owners.

The Minister for Industry and Science, Ed Husic MP, has announced a commitment to widen the pipeline of talent available to the science and technology sectors.

Joint media release with Minister for Skills and Training, the Hon Brendan O'Connor MP.

The Federal Government has announced support for a Digital and Tech Skills compact between government, unions and technology employers agreed at the Jobs and Skills Summit.

The Minister for Industry and Science, Ed Husic MP, has thanked and congratulated participants at the Jobs and Skills Summit, which concluded this afternoon.

Joint media release with Minister for Health and Aged Care the Hon Mark Butler MP

The first broad analysis of Australia’s pandemic preparedness in response to the COVID 19 pandemic has been released by the CSIRO, with a focus on the science and technology priorities for improvement.

Federal, state and territory building ministers have agreed on a series of sweeping national reforms that will ensure that new homes in Australia will be more comfortable, liveable, accessible and energy efficient.

Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Madeleine King has met with senior figures in the Western Australian resources sector to discuss jobs and skills challenges facing the resources sector during a roundtable in Perth.

An examination of grants awarded by the former Morrison government under the Modern Manufacturing Initiative grants program has concluded.

Joint media release with Minister for Skills and Training the Hon Brendan O’Connor MP

The Albanese Government welcomes the agreement between the Australian Council of Trade Unions and the Tech Council of Australia on a set of principles to support employment growth and skills development in the digital and technology fields across the economy.

The 2022 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release has been announced today by the Australian Government, with approximately 46,758 square kilometres of new acreage available for exploration.