From creating augmented realities to coding new Bluetooth headsets, these Defence Science Institute interns highlight Victoria’s bright future.
In a major win for Victoria’s world-class defence sector and business event credentials, Melbourne has secured the rights to host the largest land defence exposition in the Asia-Pacific.
Small and medium sized Victorian manufacturers can now apply for grants of up to $250,000 through the Made in Victoria - Manufacturing Growth Program.
Victoria's reputation as a global player in the quantum technologies sector continues to grow, as the Victorian Government invests in an innovative Australian business leading the way in the emerging field.
Victoria’s food and fibre exports have reached a record high, valued at $17.9 billion in 2021-22 – a 29 per cent increase on the previous year.
A new grant program will help Victorian manufactures develop the digital capabilities they need to maintain their competitive advantage by providing free training to employees.
The Victorian Government has released its vision for the future of the state’s manufacturing sector.
JET Charge, a local electric vehicle (EV) charging company is expanding its operations in the Fishermans Bend precinct and growing its charging network across the state.
Australia’s largest kombucha maker Remedy Drinks has opened a new facility, housing the company’s research and development, manufacturing, warehousing and distribution operations.
We are fast-tracking the delivery of improved mobile services to better connect Victorians living and working in more than 1,200 suburbs and towns across the state.
We are partnering with Yarra City Council to deliver six smart poles across Cremorne, with one of the poles to service the home of the new Cremorne Digital Hub in Balmain Street.
Washington DC based International Economic Development Council has awarded mRNA Victoria the Excellence in Economic Development Gold Award for its work developing an mRNA ecosystem in Victoria.
Regional clinicians, researchers and manufacturers will benefit from a new acceleration program through a partnership between the University of Melbourne and Bendigo Health.
The newly released Global Victoria = Your Export Partner outlines the opportunities and services available to Victorian businesses looking to expand into new international markets.
Applications are now open for the Supply Chain Uplift Program, helping Victorian manufacturers and businesses to compete for and win lucrative defence contracts, securing local jobs and boosting our economy.
A new centre will be established in Melbourne’s biomedical precinct to advance Victoria’s pandemic preparedness and fast-track the design and development of life-saving treatments.
The Victorian Government has announced the 12 businesses that will share in $3.2 million of funding through the Medtech Manufacturing Capability Program.
Two local medtech manufacturers are investing and growing in Victoria, cementing the state’s reputation as a global leader in healthcare innovation while creating around 280 new high skilled jobs.
Victorian manufacturer Rubicon Water is leading the way with modernising irrigation systems in the Murray Darling Basin and improving farm productivity and sustainability in India as it expands its presence across the world.
Fourteen of Victoria’s top manufacturers won accolades at the 2022 Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards, recognising outstanding businesses and individuals in the manufacturing industry who are excelling in leadership and innovation.
A Melbourne start-up designing building materials using seaweed residue as a replacement for cement is in the early stages of testing and development.
Victorian defence companies were on show at Indo-Pacific 2022 in May, the largest defence industry event this year in Australia.
Victoria’s electric vehicle components manufacturing expertise is being supported by the Victorian Government, helping create dozens of new jobs in the industry.
The Victorian Government is working to improve the lives of people with disabilities and health conditions by backing the state’s brightest minds to deliver new locally manufactured medtech.
A multi-million dollar expansion at AgriBio, Australia’s premier bioscience facility in Bundoora, has just been completed — boosting biosecurity research and offering a new innovation hub for AgTech startups.
You can read more about major activities and announcements on the deprtment's newsroom.
The annual Governor of Victoria Export Awards (GOVEA) recognise and celebrate excellence and success of Victoria’s best exporters. Open to all Victorian exporting businesses, GOVEA recognises and rewards leadership and innovation in international trade.
The Victorian Government Pavilion will host up to 28 Victorian defence industry SMEs throughout the event to enable critical engagement with industry, delegations, and government.
Showcasing the latest in aviation, aerospace, defence and space technologies, The AVALON Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition is one of the Indo Pacific’s most prestigious events and the most comprehensive aviation, aerospace and defence exposition in the southern hemisphere.
AMW Melbourne is an industry exhibition encompassing all aspects of manufacturing in Australia. The event showcases the latest innovations, technologies and equipment in the advanced manufacturing sector.
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