Department of State Development


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.

SA exporters going strong in China as Shanghai trade office celebrates one year

06 Nov 2019 Exporting

South Australia's Shanghai Trade and Investment office has celebrated its first anniversary, strengthening and building new opportunities for South Australian exporters.

SA gin distiller has sights set on NZ and Singapore

06 Nov 2019 Exporting

Multi award-winning Adelaide gin distiller, Prohibition Liquor Co. is one of 14 South Australian companies to share more than $286,000 in grants from the South Australian Government to help increase exports into key international markets.

French cyber tech giant Squad lands in Lot Fourteen

14 Oct 2019 Hi-tech

French cyber tech giant, Squad will establish itself at Lot Fourteen as the first recipient of the South Australian Landing Pad (SALP) program - creating up to 40 new jobs over the next three years.