Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash was sworn in as Minister for Jobs and Innovation on 20 December 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

The Hon Craig Laundy MP was sworn in as Minister for Small and Family Business, the Workplace and Deregulation on 20 December 2017.

Senator the Hon Zed Seselja

Senator the Hon Zed Seselja was sworn in as Assistant Minister for Science, Jobs and Innovation on 20 December 2017.

Latest news

Physics in footy and Indigenous astronomy activities amongst National Science Week Grant recipients

14 February 2018

Hospitals, art galleries and sports stadiums are amongst the more unusual locations set to come alive with science during this year’s National Science Week, thanks to over $600,000 in Australian Government grants announced today.

Working together for the future - Science meets Parliament

13 February 2018

Our scientists, researchers and innovators are at the forefront of our changing economy – the relationship between scientists and lawmakers is critical to Australia’s future prosperity.

CRC-P Grants: Strengthening our industries and promoting job creation

8 February 2018

The fifth round of Australian Government CRC Project (CRC-P) grants opened today, targeting short-term industry-led collaborative research projects that will develop products, services or processes to deliver tangible outcomes and commercial benefits to participants and their industry sectors.

TAIPAN gives astronomers a bigger bite at the universe

1 February 2018

A new world-class instrument launched today by the Assistant Minister for Science, Jobs and Innovation Zed Seselja will make surveying our stars faster and more efficient.

Australia's tropical medicine expertise to grow in 2018

29 January 2018

Thirteen medical researchers and projects tackling critical health issues across northern Australia are the latest to receive funding through the Coalition Government’s HOT NORTH program.