Absolutely there are grants in Australia for starting your own business. The government has given entrepreneurs access to various grants, it is up to the new business owner to find a business grant option that they are eligible for, and that matches the needs of the business. Every grant has its own eligibility requirements and demands a thorough analysis prior to applying.
You can also take advantage of the Small Business Startup Assessment Tool below and see the tools and resources you need to succeed at launching your business. It takes just a minute and will also tell you if there may be any funding programs available.