Media Releases

The Morrison Government is continuing to support innovative Australian manufacturing projects - including breakthrough medical technologies - through its latest round of Accelerating Commercialisation grants. 

The Coalition Government today announced the 2021 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release, with around 80,000 square kilometres of new acreage available for exploration in Commonwealth waters.

Joint media release with Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister and Cabinet, the Hon Ben Morton MP. 

The Morrison Government has launched a new online tool for small business owners that takes the stress out of hiring their first staff member and reduces the risks of costly mistakes.

Joint media release with Prime Minister Scott Morrison

Japan and Australia emphasise their shared values and close relationship, their common commitment to ambitious action to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement, and their determination to further collaboration on efforts to achieve decarbonisation and a net zero emissions future.

Joint media release with Prime Minister Scott Morrison

Australia and Germany will invest in a series of new initiatives to accelerate the development of a hydrogen industry, creating new economic opportunities and jobs while reducing emissions.

Energy Ministers met today as part of the Energy National Cabinet Reform Committee (the Committee).

The Morrison Government is ensuring Australia’s growing space sector can play a key role in NASA’s Moon to Mars project, with two local companies today receiving funding to improve their technical capabilities.

Small and medium hotels across Australia are receiving support from the Morrison Government to cut their energy costs so they can invest in their business, employ more Australians and get ahead.

Joint media release with Minister for Resources, Water and Northern Australia Keith Pitt, Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction Angus Taylor, and Senator for Queensland Susan McDonald

Work has officially begun on a major new energy project backed by a Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) loan which will help to secure energy supply across north Queensland and support more than 500 jobs during construction and 30 ongoing jobs.

Joint media release with Minister for Resources, Water and Northern Australia Keith Pitt, Assistant Minister for Northern Australia Michelle Landry, and Senator for Queensland Susan McDonald

Work has officially begun on a major new energy project backed by a Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) loan which will help to secure energy supply across north Queensland and support more than 500 jobs during construction and 30 ongoing jobs.