Science, technology and innovation news
60 amazing women and non-binary people working across a wide range of STEM roles have been announced to be the latest Superstars of STEM.
Grants up to $20,000 are available for individuals and organisations interested in delivering science engagement activities for next year’s National Science Week.
Nov 2022 Australian Space Agency
Silentium Defence has created the first observatory of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, using passive radar and neuromorphic imaging technologies to provide critical data.
The Australia-Korea Tech-Bridge event brought researchers together to discuss CubeSats, a type of miniature satellite. Researchers built relationships and discussed opportunities for collaboration.
The government has passed a bill to ensure the mine operator can finish rehabilitating the site.
Nov 2022 National Measurement Institute
Australia celebrates a special measurement event: the 75th anniversary of our nation joining the Metre Treaty.
Eighteen projects have been awarded funding to improve the quality, quantity and diversity of Australia’s cyber security workforce.
The Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering announced the first 50 scholarship recipients for the Elevate: Boosting Women in STEM program.
The diversity in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics sector review will evaluate current programs and ways to improve participation of underrepresented groups.
Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith has been reappointed as the Women in STEM Ambassador for a third term to November 2023. Read about her achievements and plans for her third term.
24 August 2022
The Australian Government has announced the award of offshore greenhouse gas storage assessment permits.
8 July 2022
Area nominations for the 2022 acreage release close 11:59 pm AEST Sunday 31 July 2022.
9 December 2021
We partnered with Geoscience Australia to launch the 2021 Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release by webinar on 6 December 2021.
6 December 2021
The Australian Government has announced the 2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release.
2 December 2021
We have consolidated the offshore greenhouse gas assessment permit guidelines.
17 November 2021
The Australian Government will announce the 2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release at the launch webinar on 6 December.
14 September 2021
Consultation is now open on potential areas to be included in the 2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release. Submissions are welcome until 12 October 2021.
16 June 2021
The Australian Government is calling for nominations for the upcoming 2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release.
8 April 2021
Have your say on the draft bill to strengthen and clarify Australia’s offshore oil and gas regulatory framework.
12 February 2019
We want to hear from companies wishing to conduct exploration for greenhouse gas storage and injection sites in Australia’s offshore areas.