Department of State Development


Wine blockchain trial under way in Clare Valley

04 Mar 2020 Food wine and agribusiness

A group of 12 Clare Valley wine companies are participating in what is being called the world’s largest ever wine provenance blockchain trial. Winemaker Jeff Grosset and grape grower David Travers are the brains behind the VinoTrust trial.

Australian Fresh Dairy expand into China with flagship product YoMate

25 Feb 2020 Food wine and agribusiness

After taking out the emerging business category in the South Australian Premier’s Food and Beverage Industry Awards in 2019, Adelaide producer, Australian Fresh Dairy, are on an upward trajectory - expanding their horizons into new internationa

Micro-X helping combat the Coronavirus

25 Feb 2020 Health and medical industries

X-ray technology developed in South Australia by Adelaide Company Micro-X will be used to help combat Coronavirus across a number of Asian countries.

SA company to become Australia’s first electric aircraft manufacturer

24 Feb 2020 Hi-tech

Adelaide-based company Eyre to There Aviation is planning to become Australia’s first manufacturer of electric aircraft, after signing a deal with European-based aircraft maker Pipistrel to build their Alpha Electro aircrafts in Adelaide.

Export grants now open for SA businesses

14 Feb 2020

The sixth round of the South Australia Export Accelerator (SAEA) program is now open for businesses ready to grow their market reach internationally and expand their local workforce.

Major project status - LeafCann

05 Feb 2020 Health and medical industries

Adelaide is set to become a medical cannabis powerhouse, with a processing facility in the southern suburbs granted Major Project Status from the Federal Government.

2020 business mission program targets growth opportunities for South Australian businesses

03 Dec 2019 Exporting

South Australian businesses looking to build success and grow their market reach overseas, can now identify key growth opportunities following the release today of the 2020 business mission calendar.

Record numbers of international students boosting jobs in South Australia

26 Nov 2019 International education

For the first time, the number of international students enrolled in South Australian institutions has exceeded 40,000 and is expected to create more than 1300 additional local jobs.

Three new export and investment programs to drive growth

19 Nov 2019 Exporting

An injection of almost $4 million will accelerate export growth and enhance investment opportunities in South Australia.

SA international student growth rates continue to beat national average

08 Nov 2019 International education

New data indicates South Australia’s international student enrolments remain well ahead of the national growth rate average, with figures from the first eight months of 2019 easily exceeding the entire enrolments of 2018.