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Senator the Hon Matt Canavan

Minister for Resources and Northern Australia

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

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Canavan's message for Queensland: "Stop bickering, start building"

23 March 2017

Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan has a simple message for the Queensland Government: “Stop bickering, start building.”

Interview with ABC Radio National Breakfast program

23 March 2017

The Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Senator the Hon Matt Canavan, spoke to Fran Kelly on ABC Radio National's Breakfast program.

Consultation to begin on two new Kimba nominations for National Radioactive Waste Facility

20 March 2017

A public consultation process will be held in Kimba, South Australia, after two landowners volunteered sites for Australia’s National Radioactive Waste Management Facility.

Morning doorstop

20 March 2017

The Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Senator Matt Canavan, interviewed by journalists at Parliament House, Canberra.