Science and technology news
Oct 2023 Office of the Chief Economist
Commodity export earnings are forecast to fall from last year’s record $467 billion to $400 billion in 2023–24 and $352 billion by 2024–25.
Oct 2023 Critical Minerals Office
The Bilateral Dialogue on Critical Minerals signals stronger cooperation between the 2 countries.
Help us plan for the future of gas in Australia and support the transition to net zero. Submissions on our consultation paper are open until 13 November.
Sep 2023 Australian Space Discovery Centre
Our October school holiday program will run from Saturday 30 September through to Sunday 15 October.
The Next Generation Graduates Program grants give business and industry support to work with talented Honours, Masters and PhD students. Applications for this round open until 16 October.
The Australian Government will not activate the Australian Domestic Gas Security Mechanism (ADGSM) for the January to March 2024 quarter.
The Next Generation Quantum Graduates Program is supporting students to develop cutting-edge skills through a PhD. Applications open until 9 October.
3 July 2023 Office of the Chief Economist
Find out more in the June edition of the Resources and Energy Quarterly.
3 July 2023 Australian Space Agency
Australia’s space industry is leveraging its experience from adjacent industries to build world leading expertise. From inspecting marine assets using robotics, to remote lunar operations, Fugro is showing the crossover of sophisticated technologies in Earth and space.
3 July 2023
We want your feedback on proposed options for country of origin labelling for seafood sold at hospitality venues.
30 June 2023
We led a whole-of-government presence at the 2023 World Mining Congress in Brisbane, highlighting government support for the resources sector.
30 June 2023
The Australian Government will not activate the Australian Domestic Gas Security Mechanism (ADGSM) for the October to December 2023 quarter.
29 June 2023
We’ve released a request for proposal (RFP) for services to undertake phases 2 and 3 of the program. You can now access documents through AusTender.
28 June 2023
We want to hear your views on how the Australian Government can design the new Industry Growth Program. Submissions close on 30 July 2023.
28 June 2023 Australian Space Agency
The Australian Government is backing a series of local space innovations, including those that can help address climate change.
28 June 2023
Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) Fellows presented their research to Australian and Timor-Leste governments and industry representatives in Dili on 14 June.
28 June 2023 Office of National Rail Industry Coordination
The National Rail Manufacturing Advocate and Rail Industry Innovation Council will work closely with the Office of National Rail Industry Coordination.
27 June 2023 Australian Space Agency
The Australian Outback could help provide the answer to the age-old question: Is there life on Mars?
20 June 2023 Critical Minerals Office
The strategy supports the transition to net zero while growing our critical minerals and downstream processing industries.