Senator the Hon Arthur Sinodinos AO

Senator the Hon Arthur Sinodinos AO

Senator the Hon Arthur Sinodinos AO was sworn in as Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science on 24 January 2017.

Senator the Hon Matt Canavan

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

Craig Laundy

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

Latest news

$4.4m to mobilise Australia’s citizen scientists

25 May 2017

$4.4 million in grants announced today will mobilise a league of enthusiastic ‘citizen scientists’ to assist Australia’s leading universities and scientific organisations with their research.

Applications open for 19th CRC round

24 May 2017

The Australian Government is seeking applications for industry-led proposals for the 19th Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) selection round.

Doorstop interview

23 May 2017

The Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Senator the Hon Matt Canavan, addressed the media at a doorstop interview at Parliament House. 

ABC RN Breakfast

23 May 2017

Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Senator the Hon Matt Canavan, is interviewed by Hamish Macdonald on ABC Radio National breakfast.

Australia strengthens science and innovation ties with Italy

22 May 2017

Australia and Italy have signed an agreement that will further strengthen scientific, technological and innovation co-operation between both nations.