Media Releases

Australia has been a global pioneer in cutting-edge quantum research for decades.

Now we need to translate that advantage into thriving quantum industries that boost our economic competitiveness and help solve our biggest national challenges.

That’s why the Albanese government is today releasing Australia’s first National Quantum Strategy.

Joint media release with the Minister for Finance, Senator the Hon Katy Gallagher

Questacon, Australia’s national home of science and technology, will receive $60 million in new funding so it can continue inspiring the next generation of Australian children. 

Joint media release with The Hon Jim Chalmers MP, Treasurer, The Hon Chris Bowen MP, Minister for Climate Change and Energy, and The Hon Ed Husic MP, Minister for Industry and Science

The Albanese Government is today releasing for final consultation the mandatory code of conduct (Gas Code) to secure more gas at reasonable prices for Australian consumers.

Joint media release with The Hon Jim Chalmers MP, Treasurer, The Hon Chris Bowen MP, Minister for Climate Change and Energy, and The Hon Madeleine King MP, Minister for Resources and Minister for Northern Australia.

The Albanese Government is today releasing for final consultation the mandatory code of conduct (Gas Code) to secure more gas at reasonable prices for Australian consumers.

Seventy years ago this week, Australia’s first nuclear science research facility opened at Lucas Heights.

A new pilot program between CSIRO and CoreLogic Australia combines the power of artificial intelligence with property data to get in depth insights into the energy efficiency of homes in Australia. 

A total of $4.6 million in Australian Government grants will boost education and collaboration in the nation’s quantum sector.

Australia and Germany will work together to create new opportunities for critical minerals projects in order to meet climate and energy targets.

The Albanese Government has launched a discussion paper on the development of a new National Robotics Strategy today to explore the opportunities and challenges for Australian industries adopting robotics and automation. 

Australia and the United Kingdom will strengthen cooperation on critical minerals after signing a new Statement of Intent.