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Commodity exports are forecast to reach a new record high in 2018–19

Media release

2 October 2018

The September 2018 edition of the Resources and Energy Quarterly shows Australia’s resource and energy exports are on track to set a high of $252 billion in 2018–19.

New Statement of Principles for Australian Innovation Precincts


2 October 2018

A new statement released by the Government highlights the role of innovation precincts in driving industry-research collaboration, innovation and economic growth.

Australian Space Agency signs with Airbus

Australian industry joint statements

27 September 2018

The Australian Space Agency has signed a statement of intent with Airbus which includes support for space discovery, technology development and connectivity, and STEM education in Australia.

New look offshore petroleum exploration acreage release from 2019


26 September 2018

The annual release of areas for offshore petroleum exploration supports ongoing, sustainable and responsible investment in Australia's petroleum sector.

The Resources 2030 Taskforce Report released


21 September 2018

First long-term plan for Australia's resources sector for 20 years.