Senator the Hon Matt Canavan Media Releases
Two Kimba landowners submit voluntary applications to host a National Radioactive Waste Management Facility
2 February 2017
The Australian Government has received two new voluntary nominations to host a National Radioactive Waste Management Facility from landowners in the Kimba region in South Australia.
25 January 2017
Eleven projects in the Hawker and Quorn regions of South Australia will be funded under the Australian Government’s Community Benefit Programme
17 January 2017
The Australian Government will invest $12 million in a two-year program looking into the future of positioning technology in Australia.
9 January 2017
Australia’s resource and energy export earnings are expected to reach record highs of $204 billion in 2016–17.
16 December 2016
The Australian Government’s 2015 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release has been finalised, with nine new offshore petroleum exploration permits awarded across both rounds.
8 December 2016
The Australian Government is supporting the development of the next wave of mineral, energy and groundwater resources, with work now underway on the $100 million Exploring for the Future program.
6 December 2016
Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan has welcomed today’s announcement by the Adani Group that several regional communities will benefit from development of its Carmichael coal project.
1 December 2016
Labor-Greens attacks on the coal industry are threatening 180,000 jobs and more than $30 billion in economic activity in Queensland, Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Matt Canavan, said today.
21 November 2016
A local community group has been established as the next step in the Australian Government’s consultation process, to determine whether a nominated site in South Australia is the best location for a National Radioactive Waste Management Facility.
19 November 2016
The Coalition Government has announced almost $6 million in funding to support the Northern Australia Tropical Disease Collaborative Research Program.