Additional funding for Geoscience Australia from 2013-14

15 November 2012


The Minister for Resources and Energy, Martin Ferguson AM MP, has announced additional funding for Geoscience Australia, of $34 million in 2013-14 and $40 million in following years. The funding will enable provision of pre-competitive data to help secure Australia’s future energy and mineral resource needs. It will also deliver enhanced data custodianship capabilities and the continuation of vital services for geoscience monitoring and advice.

Further details are available on our fact sheet and frequently asked questions page.

Topic contact: media@ga.gov.au Last updated: January 31, 2014