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NSW Government commits to a circular economy

Sustainable, economically viable and environmentally friendly projects have received NSW Government funding through a program which is fostering innovation through the state’s world-leading researchers and companies.

$16 million boost as music, art and performance returns to NSW CBDs

Weekend night markets, pop up performances and a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party family festival are among 25 events and activations sharing over $16 million from the second round of the NSW Government’s CBDs Revitalisation Program across Greater Sydney, Wollongong and Newcastle.

Australia's largest defence and security company boosts jobs in the Hunter

BAE Systems Australia will create 55 new skilled engineering jobs in the Hunter through support provided by the NSW Government’s $250 million Jobs Plus Program to expand the company’s Williamtown base and strengthen the region’s export capability.

Backing for animation jobs as surge for content continues

In a huge boost for NSW’s animation and special effects industry, the NSW Government has committed to supporting the expansion of local production house Flying Bark Productions to help create 150 new full time jobs at its Sydney-based facilities.

Global talent to turbocharge NSW economy

Creative, innovative and highly-skilled workers will be an important part of the state’s post-pandemic economic success, with new research by the NSW Innovation and Productivity Council (IPC) highlighting the importance of ‘human capital’.

New taskforce set to reinvigorate NSW modern manufacturing

A new taskforce announced today will renew NSW’s manufacturing sector, with the aim of accelerating adoption and development of modern manufacturing capabilities across industry sectors in Australia’s largest manufacturing state.

1,900 new jobs on the way as businesses choose NSW expansion

The latest recipients of the NSW Government’s $250 million Jobs Plus Program have been announced, with help for autonomous vehicles, robotics, recycling and advanced manufacturing specialists set to support more than 1,900 new jobs across the state.

New program set to expand defence and aerospace capabilities across regional NSW

The NSW Government is set to boost the state’s commitment to sovereign defence industry capabilities with the launch of a new $1.23 million Regional Defence Networks Program aimed at making it easier for local businesses to expand and supply to the defence and aerospace industry.

Expressions of interest sought for $10 million fund to drive health solutions of tomorrow

The NSW Government is calling for expressions of interest from global health innovation partners to transform world-leading research at the Westmead Health and Innovation District into new lifesaving technologies.

Expo Dubai serves up global NSW food and beverage opportunities

NSW is positioned to grow its share of the A$16 trillion global food and grocery market thanks to an extensive Agrifood Program under way this month at Gulfood and Expo 2020 Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.

Historic West Ryde pumping station site to be redeveloped

The redevelopment of heritage-listed Ryde Pumping Station and surrounding lands into community buildings, green spaces and cycle paths is a step closer thanks to a new agreement between the NSW Government and Sydney Water.

NSW excellence showcased at Australia's first quantum industry conference

The leading minds in quantum technology are meeting in Sydney today with members of the research sector, industry and government at the inaugural Quantum Australia conference.