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Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash

Minister for Jobs and Innovation
Senator for Western Australia

Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash was sworn in as Minister for Jobs and Innovation on 20 December 2017.

Additional content can be found on the Ministers' Media Centre for the Department of Jobs and Small Business.

Latest news

Sovereign launch research set to take off

20 July 2018

Launching satellites could soon become a reality in Australia with Assistant Minister for Science, Jobs and Innovation, Zed Seselja, today announcing Government support for Australian based research into rocket propulsion technology.

Innovative mining projects share in $7 million

3 July 2018

Today the Turnbull Government announced project funding investment in drone technology designed by Western Australian business Emapper, to do the necessary environmental mapping required for any mine site, reducing safety risks to workers.

A new chapter begins for Australian optical astronomy

3 July 2018

Australia is set to build on its world-class technical and scientific capabilities in astronomy and astrophysics with the Australian Astronomical Observatory (AAO) moving into the domestic research sector.

Lift-off for the Australian Space Agency

1 July 2018

History was made today with the commencement of operation of the Australian Space Agency, a milestone in the nation’s space history.