The Hon Keith Pitt MP Media Releases

Joint media release with the Prime Minister, the Hon. Scott Morrison MP and Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon Dan Tehan MP.

The Morrison Government will establish a $2 billion loan facility for Australian critical minerals projects to help secure the vital supplies of resources needed to drive the new energy economy and support the resources jobs of the future.

Joint media release with the Member for Dawson, George Christensen MP
The Australian Government will turbocharge economic development and jobs across central Queensland by unlocking the gas resources in the North Bowen and Galilee basins under a new strategic basin plan released today.

The Minister for Resources and Water Keith Pitt released today a consultation paper on the impact of the Junior Minerals Exploration Incentive, which is playing an important role in uncovering new resources deposits across Australia.

The Coalition Government is supporting the development of a mining and manufacturing project that could bring hundreds of new jobs and significant economic benefits to regional South Australian communities. 

Minister for Resources and Water Keith Pitt says new data released today from the Exploring for the Future program will provide an unprecedented snapshot of the mineral, energy and groundwater potential of south-eastern Australia.

Public consultation on five potential areas for the 2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release opened today.

Minister for Resources and Water Keith Pitt says Australian coal will not be staying in the ground while it continues to provide thousands of jobs and bring significant economic benefits both here and across the world.

Minister for Resources and Water Keith Pitt has notified the Environment Centre of the Northern Territory that he intends to continue to operate the Beetaloo Cooperative Drilling Program. 

Minister for Resources and Water, Keith Pitt, says coal will remain a significant contributor to the Australian economy well beyond 2030 as global demand continues to grow.

Australia’s parliament has passed legislation to strengthen Australia’s offshore oil and gas regulatory framework.