Home » Canavan

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.

Latest news

New areas for Petroleum exploration

15 May 2018

As part of its ongoing commitment to meeting Australia’s future energy needs, the Australian Government today announced the 2018 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release covering Western Aust

APPEA Conference

15 May 2018

The Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Senator the Hon Matt Canavan, gave a speech at the APPEA Conference in Adelaide

2018 Woomera Prohibited Area review

11 May 2018

The Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, and the Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Senator the Hon Matt Canavan, today announced the appointment of Dr Gordon de Brouwer PSM to lead the 2018 Review of the Woomera Prohibited Area (WPA) coexistence framework.

More than $10 billion earmarked for Northern Australia

10 May 2018

The Coalition Government now has more than $10 billion earmarked for spending in Northern Australia.

Pages