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Regional trade deal to boost export opportunities for Aussie farmers and businesses (Ministerial)

15 Nov 2020 Indonesia China Japan Korea, Rep (South Korea)

Australian farmers and businesses are set to benefit from better export opportunities with the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Agreement between Australia and 14 othe ...

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Major bid to bring the Rugby World Cup Down Under (Ministerial)

31 Oct 2020

The Morrison Government is backing Australia’s efforts to bring the 2027 Rugby World Cup Down Under, with an $8.8 million funding injection to support our bid to host the event and provide a major eco ...

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New Board appointments to oversee Tourism Australia’s critical role in tourism recovery (Ministerial)

28 Oct 2020

The Morrison Government has today announced two new appointments and three reappointments to the Tourism Australia Board, to lead the organisation in its major role in tourism recovery by encouraging ...

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Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the World Trade Organization (Ministerial)

27 Oct 2020 Switzerland

Today we announce that Mr George Mina has commenced his appointment as Australia's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva.

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Songlines exhibition to join UK/Australia Season (Ministerial)

27 Oct 2020 United Kingdom

The National Museum of Australia’s Songlines: Tracking the Seven Sisters exhibition will tour to The Box Plymouth in the United Kingdom in 2021.

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Australian mangoes ripe for export success (Ministerial)

22 Oct 2020

Millions of Australian mangoes will soon be on their way to key export markets around the world, thanks to support from the Liberal-National Government’s International Freight Assistance Mechanism (IF ...

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New pitch to boost investment in critical minerals projects (Ministerial)

20 Oct 2020

The Morrison-McCormack Government has today released a new pitch to attract more investment in critical minerals projects and greenfield opportunities, as Australia continues to elevate itself as a le ...

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Australian industry to benefit from $900 million Attack Class work packages (Ministerial)

16 Oct 2020

Australian industry will benefit from hundreds of millions of dollars in work packages for the Morrison Government's Future Submarine Program, supporting hundreds of Australian jobs and creating new o ...

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Boosting trade and investment ties across the Pacific (Ministerial)

14 Oct 2020 Solomon Islands Kiribati Cook Islands Niue Samoa Tonga

Trade opportunities across the Pacific will be boosted with formal notification today that Cook Islands has ratified the Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations Plus (PACER Plus).

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New campaign urges Aussies to back tourism industry and holiday beyond their own backyard (Ministerial)

13 Oct 2020

Aussies are being urged to plan and book a COVID-safe holiday in different parts of Australia as part of a new domestic tourism push aimed at providing a much-needed boost to our cities, tourism regio ...

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South Australian company wins Defence Innovation Hub contract (Ministerial)

12 Oct 2020

South Australian company Silentium Defence has been awarded a new contract with the Defence Innovation Hub to develop its space surveillance passive radar technology.

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South Australian small business wins Defence Innovation contract to develop new technology (Ministerial)

12 Oct 2020

South Australian company Prism Systems has been awarded a new contract with the Defence Innovation Hub to develop a software capability solution for the Royal Australian Navy.

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Supporting tourism and agriculture through Visa Application Charge changes (Ministerial)

12 Oct 2020

The Morrison Government is ensuring Australia remains an attractive destination for tourists, and temporary visa holders who often fill critical skills shortages, by offering refunds or waivers of Vis ...

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Trade, Tourism and Investment critical to economic recovery and jobs (Ministerial)

7 Oct 2020

The Morrison Government is continuing to support trade, tourism and investment in the 2020-21 Budget as part of Australia’s Economic Recovery Plan to get more Australians into jobs.

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Safe travel zone with New Zealand (Ministerial)

2 Oct 2020

The Australian Government is establishing a Safe Travel Zone with New Zealand.

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New data reinforces importance of tourism rebound to our economic recovery (Ministerial)

2 Oct 2020

The Morrison Government’s tourism support and recovery plans, coupled with getting more Australians travelling around Australia, will be critical to the rebound of our tourism industry, with new quart ...

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$61.7 million boost for Environment, Jobs and Tourism (Ministerial)

2 Oct 2020

The Morrison-McCormack Government is building a more secure, resilient Australia with a $61.7 million investment in our environment, through the $1 billion COVID-19 Relief and Recovery Fund.

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Celebrating Australia’s remarkable exporters (Ministerial)

30 Sep 2020

Innovative exporters and investors from across Australia will be celebrated in a recognition program that will highlight the incredible resilience shown by Australian businesses this year.

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Funding helps regions on road to bushfire recovery (Ministerial)

18 Sep 2020

Music festivals, art installations, sporting events and a coastal headland walking trail are among 95 projects to receive a share in more than $7 million in funding support for communities in fire-aff ...

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New data shows Australians are starting to head back to the regions (Ministerial)

11 Sep 2020

Regional tourism rebounded by over $1 billion in the month of June, according to new monthly figures released today by Tourism Research Australia (TRA).

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