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The Australian Government is supporting our mining equipment, technology and services (METS) sector at Peru’s annual mining conference.
The Australian Government has committed $50 million to the critical minerals industry.
Jul 2022 Critical Minerals Office
The Critical Minerals Facilitation Office arranged the visit under the Australia–India Critical Minerals Investment Partnership.
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6 October 2022
Future You is an evidence-based website that aims to inspire children towards a career in STEM.
5 October 2022
Share your feedback on a proposed framework for the National Quantum Strategy. Submissions are welcome until 5 November 2022.
4 October 2022
38% of young people have reconsidered their study and career options as a direct result of COVID-19.
4 October 2022 Office of the Chief Economist
Australia’s resource and energy exports are forecast to reach a new record of $450 billion in 2022–23, boosted by global energy shortages and the lower Australian dollar
4 October 2022 Australian Space Discovery Centre
The theme of World Space Week is space and sustainability.
30 September 2022
Have your say on the development of the Startup Year program – a joint initiative between our department and the Department of Education. Consultations close 15 November 2022.
30 September 2022
Sydney science and conservation leader Jo White has been appointed the Director of Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre.
29 September 2022
The Australian Government has secured gas supply commitments from the east coast gas exporters.
28 September 2022
Secretary Quinn delivered the Shann Memorial Lecture at the University of Western Australia
27 September 2022
The Australian Government has announced plans to refresh Australia’s Science and Research Priorities and National Science Statement.
26 September 2022
The committee will provide expert advice to bolster Australia as a quantum leader.