Department of State Development


Australia’s first compressed air energy storage facility

17 Jul 2019 Energy and mining

South Australia’s impressive range of renewable energy projects is set to increase with the news that a Canadian company has received development approval to build a $30 million advanced compressed air energy storage (A-CAES) facility at the An

New York, Beijing, Istanbul… now Adelaide!

04 Jul 2019 International education

The South Australian Government has entered into an agreement with world-leading University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), to collaborate on the development of a Living Lab at Adelaide’s innovation precinct, Lot Fourteen.

South Australia joins global Green Ammonia Consortium to drive renewable hydrogen exports

02 Jul 2019 Energy and mining

The South Australian Government has joined a global energy consortium, in a bid to further develop the state’s hydrogen production and export industry.

Aviation software firm one of 27 companies to receive export support funding

14 Jun 2019 Exporting

Adelaide-based aviation software developer, Avinet, is one of twenty-seven South Australian companies to share in more than $544,000 in State Government grants to help increase exports into key international markets.

Industry interest groups to drive uptake of emerging technologies

06 Jun 2019 Hi-tech

South Australian companies will be able to share knowledge and experience to drive the uptake of emerging technologies under a new initiative set-up by the South Australian Government.

SA’s international student enrolment exceeds national growth

05 Jun 2019 International education

The first time since 2011, South Australia’s international student enrolments have exceeded the national growth rate, 11.4 per cent to 11.1 per cent, with the state attracting nearly 30,400 enrolments in the first three months of 2019*.

South Australia brand to stay as Government targets interstate and overseas markets

17 May 2019 Investment

The South Australian Government has reaffirmed its strong commitment to the South Australia brand - with a renewed focus on interstate and international markets, and view to refresh how the state is promoted to drive economic and jobs growth.

SA wins Mortal Kombat

15 May 2019 Creative industries

One of the world’s most popular video games Mortal Kombat will be transformed into a blockbuster movie in the biggest film production project in South Australia’s history.

German supermarket giant granted approval to build its first SA store

05 Apr 2019 Food wine and agribusiness

One of the world’s largest retailers, Kaufland, has been granted development approval to build its first South Australian store in Prospect, creating hundreds of construction and retail jobs.

Global start-ups to be lured to new SA ‘Landing Pad’ to grow local jobs and industry

21 Mar 2019 Hi-tech

Leading international start-ups will be lured to South Australia under a $4 million investment from the Marshall Government’s Economic and Business Growth Fund to further stimulate the local economy, create jobs and grow crucial industries.