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Agency PBS Program Title PBS Sub Program Project Title Grant Recipient Purpose Confidential Input Confidential Output Max Value (GST Inc) Grant Commencement Date Grant End Date Grant Funding Location Postcode Grant Agreement Varied
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation CRC Developing Northern Australia CRC FOR DEVELOPING NORTHERN AUSTRALIA LTD

The CRC will be industry led, located in Townsville, and have an initial focus in the areas of agriculture, food and tropical health where the north has particular strengths. It will bring together industry, research organisations, all northern jurisdictions and international partners in a collaborative industry-led research and development venture.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $82,500,000 12/07/2017 30/06/2027 Hermit Park, QLD 4812 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation Food Agility Cooperative Research Centre FOOD AGILITY CRC LIMITED

The CRC will integrate the agile culture & processes of the digital economy through a whole-of-value-chain lens for fresh and processed food. The approach is to share data to build brand, markets, jobs and exports. Teams spanning agriculture, food and technology-related disciplines and will maximise impacts for the food and agribusiness sector.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $55,000,000 22/06/2017 31/03/2027 Broadway, NSW 2007 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation iMOVE Cooperative Research Centre IMOVE AUSTRALIA LTD

The iMOVE CRC is tackling the growing challenges to efficient movement of people and freight. It is exploiting the digital revolution and evolving vehicle
technologies to enable traffic to flow more smoothly, create more efficient connections between transport modes and provide choice to travellers and freight
operators through real time infomation.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $60,500,000 22/06/2017 31/03/2027 Port Melbourne, VIC 3207 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation CRC for High Performance Soils CRC FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE SOILS LIMITED

The CRC for High Performance Soils (CRC-HPS) will give farmers the knowledge and tools they need to make decisions on extremely complex soil management issues. CRC-HPS bridges the gap between soil science and farm management. Our practical, real-world outputs will allow farmers to optimise their productivity, yield and profitability, and ensure the long-term sustainability of their farming businesses.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $43,450,000 19/06/2017 31/03/2027 Callaghan, NSW 2308 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation CRC for Honey Bee Products CRC FOR HONEY BEE PRODUCTS LIMITED

This CRC for Honey Bee Products provides the opportunity for inter-disciplinary researchers together with industry, will create proprietary knowledge and systems whilst providing a training platform fo
continuous improvement.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $7,700,000 07/08/2017 30/06/2022 Yanchep, WA 6035 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Industry Growth Centres AUSTRALIAN CYBER SECURITY GROWTH NETWORK LIMITED

To enable the Australian Cyber Security Growth Network Ltd (ACSGN) to design, implement and manage its version of the information technology platform known in the Industry Growth Centres Initiative as the Industry Growth Network, for use by the ACSGN and its stakeholders, clients and others.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $836,000 26/06/2017 30/09/2021 Eveleigh, NSW 2015 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement Advanced manufacturing of solar cells using cutting-edge hydrogenation AUSTRALIAN PV INSTITUTE LIMITED

The outcome of the project will be the development of an advanced manufacturing process and corresponding high throughput commercial tools based on Australian IP to allow cheaper solar cells to be made whilst maintaining high efficiencies and stability in field operation.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $1,100,000 23/06/2017 01/09/2021 Annandale, NSW 2038 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement Increasing wheat yield by genomic sequencing and germplasm UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

This project will bring together world leading scientists with unique capabilities from eight organisations to address the demand for significantly improved wheat production, through germplasm exchange, high-throughput molecular marker applications, bioinformatics, and multi-environment field trials.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $1,095,296 20/06/2017 01/09/2021 Crawley, WA 6009 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement Eco-engineering solutions to improve mine-site rehabilitation outcomes BOTANIC GARDENS & PARKS AUTHORITY

The project aims to combine extensive seed-based research in the mining-intensive Pilbara region of Western Australia, which focuses on best-practice use of seeds from a recruitment biology point of view, with innovative ecologically-guided engineering solutions focussed on the invention and modification of direct seeding equipment needed to deliver native seeds at scale.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $1,072,117 21/06/2017 01/09/2021 Kings Park, WA 6005 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement Advance Global Project ADVANCE GLOBAL AUSTRALIAN PROFESSIONALS INC

Grant funding provided for the recipient to expand Australia's diaspora community, including Australians living abroad and non-Australians who had an Australian education, to (i) provide opportunities for diaspora to excel in their careers overseas and (ii) empower diaspora to engage and help to further Australia's national interest.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $2,200,000 06/06/2017 31/08/2021 Overseas OS No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Alcoa Portland Assistance ALCOA PORTLAND ALUMINIUM PTY LTD

To assist the Alcoa Portland Aluminium Smelter to restore operations and provide certainty for workers following the damage caused by the power outage incident on 1 December 2016.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $33,000,000 19/01/2017 30/06/2021 Alcoa, VIC 3301 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Industry Growth Centre Initiative AUSTRALIAN CYBER SECURITY GROWTH NETWORK LIMITED

The overarching objective of the initiative is to improve the productivity and competitiveness of areas of competitive strength or strategic priority in the Australian Economy.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $31,900,000 12/12/2016 15/02/2021 Eveleigh, NSW 2015 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Cooperative Research Centres Programme Breeding for resistance to juvenile pearl oyster nortality syndrome Ellies Pearling Pty Ktd

The project's overaching objective is breeding to increase resistance to the juvenile pearl oyster mortality syndrome.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $1,514,772 01/02/2018 31/01/2021 Winnellie, NT 821 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation Applying new technologies to enhance biosecurity and cattle quality BRANIR PTY LIMITED & THE TRUSTEE FOR BOOLOOMANI UNIT TRUST

This project will: 1) deliver a technology-based system and workflow to plan, implement and monitor data-driven pest management in the out years; 2) de-risk the implementation of large scale remote deployment of IoT systems by undertaking the research and development with land managers in situ; and 3) offer translatable and affordable solutions to a range of agricultural sectors for setting up low cost systems for helping to manage pests and monitor environmental variables on their properties.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $1,650,000 15/01/2018 14/01/2021 Douglas-Daly, NT 822 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Asialink Business PBS Subprogram 2.2 UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE

Asialink Business was established through a funding agreement between the Department and the University of Melbourne to equip Australian businesses and organisations, including those in the public sector, with the skills and capabilities to succeed in the Asian Century. The Government has committed to spending $37.4 million (GST exclusive) over a twelve year period from 2012-13 to 2023-24.
This is a continuation of Cabinets agreement to fund the establishment of Asialink Business for the next three years (2017-2020).
A Review of Asialink Business has been conducted by the Department.
A key recommendations of the Review:
1) The policy rationale for government support for Asialink Business remains valid and is consistent with current government priorities 2) The Department should enter into a new funding agreement to fund the operation of Asialink Business.
3) Asialink Business has achieved all relevant milestones in the current funding agreement.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $10,538,000 22/12/2017 22/12/2020 Melbourne, VIC 3000 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Growing Business Investment & Improving Business Capability Economic Transition Expansion of CREST ANZ Cyber Security Services and Capability for Small Business CREST AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND LTD

To provide support to the Council of Registered Ethical Security Testers Australia New Zealand Ltd (CREST ANZ) to grow the pool of CREST ANZ Approved Members and to expand its range of cyber security services.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $2,200,000 23/06/2017 30/11/2020 Canberra, ACT 2600 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement Advanced manufacturing of new high entropy alloys DEAKIN UNIVERSITY

This project addresses the global demand for new, high-performing materials, driven by demand for improved performance efficiencies. This project will pioneer new high-entropy alloy components and compositions using advanced manufacturing.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $1,095,565 23/06/2017 30/11/2020 Geelong, VIC 3220 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation Developing sustainable cropping systems for cotton, grains and fodder ORD RIVER DISTRICT CO-OPERATIVE LIMITED

This project will address knowledge gaps related to commercial-scale irrigated cotton/grain/forage cropping systems, develop regional skills and create tools to inform cropping investments across northern Australia.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $3,300,000 06/12/2017 15/11/2020 Kununurra, WA, WA 6743 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement An advanced low cost minimally invasive cardiac assist device BIOQ DEVICES PTY LTD

QHeart Medical in collaboration wiith Frontier Lifeline Hospital, UNSW & QUT, are developing a revolutionary heart failure treatment device. Our cost effective cardiac device requires no pump or control system, and aims to improve Quality of Life and reduce healthcare costs for millions of unserved patients worldwide.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $1,095,105 21/06/2017 30/10/2020 Toowong, QLD 4066 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation Design and manufacturing of a 6000 mdepth rated medium work class ROV TOTAL MARINE TECHNOLOGY PTY LTD

The scope of this project comprises research, design, manufacturing, factory acceptance tests and offshore test/sea trial of a 6000 m depth rated medium work class Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV). Typhoon MK4 will be the fastest work class ROV ever made and will be able to fly with 4+knots speed.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $3,296,150 16/10/2017 15/10/2020 Bibra Lake, WA 6163 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation New pastures to increase livestockproductivity across the north AGRIMIX PASTURES PTY LTD

This project will investigate interactions between climate, improved pasture and native species, and soil quality to provide industry with pasture establishment solutions that increase productivity, and hence profitability.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $3,116,300 17/10/2017 30/09/2020 Coorparoo, QLD 4151 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation The Probio-TICK Initiative MICROBIAL SCREENING TECHNOLOGIES PTY LTD

This project will deliver Probio-TICK, a sustainable microbial probiotic against cattle ticks and buffalo fly for northern Australia. Probio- TICK will comprise a community of beneficial microbes applied to the hide to give a life-long shield of protection against cattle pests.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $3,300,000 24/11/2017 30/09/2020 Smithfield NSW, NSW 2164 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Business research, development and commercialisation Intelligent Vision, sensing and datafusion for mining and exploration BOART LONGYEAR AUSTRALIA PTY LTD

The project will develop a new tool to automatically collect reliable, objective and high resolution geological, structural and geotechnical data at the drill rig, enabling fusing with interoperable data available to the mining industry.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $2,368,247 06/11/2017 30/09/2020 Adelaide Airport, SA 5950 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development European Girls Mathematical Olympiad THE TRUSTEE FOR AUSTRALIAN MATHEMATICS TRUST

This grant will support an Australian girls team, comprised of Australia's most talented young female mathematics students, to compete in the European Girls Mathematical Olympiad - an annual international mathematical Olympiad for girls - at the 2018, 2019 and 2020 Olympiads.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $82,500 01/10/2017 30/09/2020 Bruce, ACT 2617 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement Novel Imaging Diagnostics for Alzheimer Disease THE FLOREY INSTITUTE OF NEUROSCIENCE AND MENTAL HEALTH

Subtle changes in the brain precede a diagnosis of Alzheimer s disease by up to 20 years. We aim to generate an innovative diagnostic tool that takes advantage of this preclinical window and identifies outwardly healthy individuals at risk of an Alzheimer s diagnosis, using current, clinically available MRI technology.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $1,099,793 01/07/2017 30/09/2020 Parkville, VIC 3052 No