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Aug 2022

Government and business partner to establish mRNA production in Australia

The Australian Government, Moderna and the Victorian Government have finalised partnership arrangements to establish an mRNA vaccine manufacturing facility at Monash University in Melbourne.
Aug 2022

2022 update to the List of critical technologies in the national interest: have your say

The 63 technologies identified in the list are current and emerging technologies with the capacity to significantly enhance or pose risk to our national interest.
Aug 2022

Celebrating National Science Week 2022

We’re celebrating National Science Week 2022 from Saturday, 13 August to Sunday, 21 August.
Aug 2022 National Measurement Institute

New compliance plan to build confidence in trade measurement

The National Measurement Institute's latest compliance plan helps support confidence in trade measurement.
Aug 2022 National Measurement Institute

Showcasing National Measurement Institute scientists this National Science Week

Hear from our experts about why science matters and what they love about working in measurement science.
Aug 2022 National Measurement Institute

2022 Metrology Awards: a special celebration for National Science Week

Join the National Measurement Institute online on 16 August to recognise outstanding achievements in measurement. Vote for the winner of the People’s Choice Award through live voting.

Mining, oil and gas news

Sep 2022

PERUMIN to showcase Australia’s METS industry

The Australian Government is supporting our mining equipment, technology and services (METS) sector at Peru’s annual mining conference.
Sep 2022

Critical minerals projects receive $50 million

The Australian Government has committed $50 million to the critical minerals industry.
Jul 2022 Critical Minerals Office

Delegation visit marks first milestone in Australia–India critical minerals partnership

The Critical Minerals Facilitation Office arranged the visit under the Australia–India Critical Minerals Investment Partnership.

Science, technology and innovation news

Sep 2022

Australian Government to revitalise our science priorities

The Australian Government has announced plans to refresh Australia’s Science and Research Priorities and National Science Statement.
Sep 2022

The state of STEM gender equity in 2022

We’ve updated the STEM Equity Monitor with the latest data on women and girls’ participation in STEM.
Sep 2022

National Quantum Advisory Committee to strengthen Australia’s quantum industry

The committee will provide expert advice to bolster Australia as a quantum leader.

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7 April 2022

$60.2 million investment to boost Australian science and technology globally

The Australian Government will support international collaboration through the Global Science and Technology Diplomacy Fund (GSTDF). Priority areas include advanced manufacturing, artificial intelligence, hydrogen and RNA vaccines and therapies.
22 March 2022

Ongoing investment to boost the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund

The Australian Government is stepping up new investments to support scientists in India and Australia to collaborate on leading-edge research.
9 March 2022

Australia-India collaborative research projects share $5.2 million in grants

Cutting-edge international research projects will receive funding under Round 14 of the Australia–India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF).
2 February 2022

Japan spotlights Australian innovation and technology

Australian startups will showcase their work and have direct access to Japanese businesses and investors during the Innovation Leaders Summit. Watch online pitches and presentations live from Japan from 7-15 February.
27 November 2020

Australia and Japan: 40 years of international collaboration on science, technology and innovation

We’re celebrating 40 years of the Australia-Japan Science and Technology Treaty by highlighting significant achievements that have come out of this partnership.
27 November 2019

Australia-Japan cooperation in science and technology

Australian and Japanese officials met recently to enhance bilateral science and technology cooperation under our science treaty, signed 39 years ago today.
20 September 2018

Find an Australian partner for innovation, science and research

Partnering with Australia on Innovation, Science and Research profiles potential partners and opportunities to invest in and collaborate with Australian organisations.