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Offshore petroleum safety regime review


29 November 2018

We're reviewing the OHS regime for offshore petroleum workers in Australian waters. As part of the process we have set up a Safety Stakeholder Group.

Scientists set to vote on weighty issue


16 November 2018

Leaders of the international measurement community from more than 60 countries come together for an historic vote on changes to the metric system, which will lead to a landmark redefinition of the kilogram.

Thank you to the outgoing Chair of Innovation and Science Australia


9 November 2018

Dr Alan Finkel AO, Chief Scientist and Interim Chair of Innovation and Science Australia, acknowledges the outstanding contributions made by inaugural Chair, Bill Ferris AC.

There is an innovation dividend in rescuing the Great Barrier Reef


1 November 2018

Bill Ferris AC, Chair of Innovation and Science Australia, published this opinion piece in the Australian Financial Review.

2017 Offshore Petroleum Acreage Release Permit Awards


31 October 2018

New offshore petroleum exploration permits have been awarded following the 2017 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release.