New dedicated grants program to help Australian defence businesses become exporters

The Federal Government has launched a new dedicated grants program aimed at helping Australian defence businesses to become global defence exporters.  The $4.1 million Defence...

Government announces $40m in funding for 19 industry-led projects

The Federal Government has announced $40 million in funding for 19 industry-led projects under the sixth round from the Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Program. Minister...

A shot in the arm for Victoria’s recycling sector

Three regional resource recovery facilities in Victoria will undergo a major expansion as part of a major infrastructure boost for Victoria’s recycling sector announced...

Defence launches $17m grants program for Australian SMEs

Defence Industry Minister Steven Ciobo has announced the launch of a dedicated annual grants program aimed at building a deeper and broader Australian defence...

Two Melbourne-based companies secure LIFT grants to expand their businesses and create new jobs

Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll has announced Local Industry Fund for Transition (LIFT) grants for two businesses in Melbourne’s south-east. Australian Fresh Leaf...

Sussex Taps gets government backing to complete $4m expansion

Sussex Taps – a Somerton-based manufacturer of tapware – is on its way to complete its $4 million expansion thanks to a $600,000 Local Industry Fund for...

New industry-focused research to drive innovation in advanced manufacturing

Six Australian businesses have been shortlisted to deliver new industry-focused research under the Government’s $731 million Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Program. The shortlisted applicants, which...

Government launches a $20m initiative to boost SME export potential

Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, Karen Andrews, has announced a new Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Export Hubs Initiative that will help SMEs grow,...

Southern Ocean Mariculture, CSIRO to create a new super food from waste abalone product

A Port Fairy based abalone producer has received funding assistance from the Victorian Government to explore how waste abalone product can be transformed into...

Five Gold Coast manufacturers receive funding boost to grow their businesses

Five Gold Coast manufacturers will receive grants under the Palaszczuk Government's $40 million Made in Queensland program to scale their businesses and create new...