Ministers for the Department of Industry and Science

The Hon Greg Hunt MP

The Hon Greg Hunt MP was sworn in as Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science on 19 July 2016.

Senator the Hon Matt Canavan

Senator the Hon Matt Canavan was sworn in as Minister for Resources and Northern Australia on 19 July 2016.

The Hon Craig Laundy MP

The Hon Craig Laundy MP was sworn in as Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science on 19 July 2016.

Latest news

25 August 2016

$250,000 to fund Australian manufacturing projects in advanced composite materials in Corangamite

The Turnbull Government will invest $250,000 through the Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre to develop an internationally-recognised advanced manufacturing hub to accelerate the growth of the carbon fibre industry in Geelong.

25 August 2016

$31.6 million for next generation manufacturing in South Australia and Victoria

Manufacturers in South Australia and Victoria will share in $31.6 million to boost their high value manufacturing capability as part of the Turnbull Government’s $90 million Next Generation Manufacturing Investment Programme.

24 August 2016

Shoulder to shoulder with Adelaide business

The Turnbull Government is delivering for Australian businesses with a policy environment enabling them to grow, innovate, create local jobs and compete in global markets.

24 August 2016

Mining 2016 Resources Convention

The Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Matt Canavan, addressed the Mining 2016 Resources Convention.

24 August 2016

Australia and India to continue shared strategic research

Australian researchers have more opportunities to work with their colleagues in one of the world’s fastest growing economies through the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF), with applications for collaborative research projects opening today.