Media

Dialogue to strengthen innovation ties between Australia and China

24 MARCH 2017

A range of crucial industry sectors are set to benefit from a formal ‘Dialogue on Innovation’ between Australia and China that will bolster collaboration on innovation between the two nations. Read More

 

Government unveils long-term commitment to science and research

22 MARCH 2017

The Australian Government has unveiled its new National Science Statement, which emphasises the long term importance of science to the nation’s economy and society. Read More

 

Parliamentarians pay tribute to the role of science in Australia

21 MARCH 2017

Science meets Parliament, which begins today, is a wonderful opportunity for parliamentarians to show their respect for the science community and the role it plays in shaping our nation. Read More

 

Marine Industries Contribute $74 Billion to Australia’s Economy

17 MARCH 2017

Australia’s so called ‘blue economy’ has made a significant contribution to the nation’s prosperity and is increasingly recognised around the world as a high value, high potential growth sector. Read More

 

$4m to put students’ STEM learning into action

16 MARCH 2017

The Australian Government will invest $4 million over the next four years to help Australian school students put their science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) learning into action. Read More

 

Grants support the innovative ideas of small and medium businesses

14 MARCH 2017

I’m delighted that 20 small and medium businesses will share in more than $1.8 million in initial funding to develop innovative solutions to solve public sector challenges under the Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII). Read More

 

Prizes for pursuing science, innovation excellence

10 MARCH 2017

The annual quest for Australia’s top science and innovation minds has begun with the opening of nominations for one of Australia’s most prestigious awards, the 2017 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science. Read More

 

Senator Sinodinos welcomes agreement on important Paterson project

6 MARCH 2017

Senator the Hon. Arthur Sinodinos AO has welcomed the signing of an agreement to provide $100,000 to upgrade the Kurri Kurri Sports Ground in Paterson. Read More

 

Blaxland benefits from F‑35A Joint Strike Fighter program

6 MARCH 2017

The historic arrival of Australia’s first two F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft last week at the Australian International Air Show in Avalon Victoria, demonstrates the multi-billion dollar Fifth Generation stealth fighter jet program is not only delivering for our defence capability but also creating jobs and driving economic growth. Read More

 

Paterson benefits from F‑35A Joint Strike Fighter program

6 MARCH 2017

The historic arrival of Australia’s first two F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft last week at the Australian International Air Show in Avalon Victoria, demonstrates the multi-billion dollar Fifth Generation stealth fighter jet program is not only delivering for our defence capability but also creating jobs and driving economic growth. Read More

 

Trans-Tasman patent attorney regulatory regime in effect

24 FEBRUARY 2017

The trans-Tasman patent attorney regime, a system for joint regulation of patent attorneys in Australia and New Zealand, is now in effect, helping to create a seamless trans-Tasman business environment. Read More

 

New flexible aged care places in Dobell

24 FEBRUARY 2017

Residents in the Central Coast electorate of Dobell will benefit from a new approach in flexible aged care that will help older residents remain in their own homes for longer. Read More

 

Supported employees urged to register by 30 April 2017 for a BSWAT payment

24 FEBRUARY 2017

Senator the Hon. Arthur Sinodinos AO has announced that the Government is encouraging thousands of eligible Australians with intellectual impairment to register for the Business Services Wage Assessment Tool (BSWAT) Payment Scheme before the deadline of 30 April 2017. Read More

 

Works begin on new Tuggerah Sporting Complex

22 FEBRUARY 2017

The Central Coast Council and community celebrated the start of works for the $24.7 million Tuggerah Regional Sporting and Recreation Complex with the first sod turned today. Read More

 

“Life on Mars” at the Sydney Opera House boosts involvement in 2017 National Science Week

13 FEBRUARY 2017

The University of New South Wales (UNSW) will bring the fun and discovery of National Science Week to Kingsford Smith after receiving $20,000 from the Australian Government to deliver “Life on Mars” at the Sydney Opera House. Read More

 

Science in the Snowies boosts involvement in 2017 National Science Week

13 FEBRUARY 2017

The Snowy Monaro Regional Council will bring the fun and discovery of National Science Week to Eden-Monaro after receiving $3,846 from the Australian Government to deliver Science in the Snowies. Read More

 

Dyesol Ltd receives $2.5 million for collaborative project

10 FEBRUARY 2017

Senator Sinodinos has announced funding that will benefit Queanbeyan by helping local industry and research institutions work collaboratively to develop a technological innovation in renewable energy. Read More

 

Quickstep Automotive Pty Ltd receives $1.4 million for collaborative project

10 FEBRUARY 2017

Senator Sinodinos has announced funding that will benefit Bankstown and the surrounding community by helping local industry and research institutions work collaboratively to develop a production solution for carbon fibre automotive products. Read More

 

Grants help more Australians celebrate National Science Week

9 FEBRUARY 2017

Pop-up science festivals, an astronomical observatory on wheels, and Future Earth innovations are among 39 projects sharing in $500,000 in National Science Week grants. I want to congratulate the successful grant recipients for their efforts to inspire people about science, technology and innovation. Read More

 

Questacon’s next blockbuster is out of this world

9 FEBRUARY 2017

I am delighted to preview Above and Beyond, Questacon’s 2017 blockbuster exhibition that taps into the history of aviation and looks to the future to inspire a new generation of global aviation and aerospace innovators. Read More

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