Website Notifications

Get notifications in real-time for staying up to date with content that matters to you.

key enablers

10 Aug 2017

PODCAST: Getting stronger, smarter and connected – NSW Department of Industry’s Peter Scott details the state’s strategy to attract defence business

The NSW government has recently unveiled its approach for supporting defence business while attracting organisations and defence programs into the sta...
nsw defence industry under siege from other states
10 Aug 2017
NSW defence industry under siege from other states
NSW must develop and execute plans to respond to competition from other Australian states and their shared investment with defence industry to secure...
defence west appoints esteemed advocate
9 Aug 2017
Defence West appoints esteemed advocate
Western Australia has unveiled its first advocate for recently established Defence West to lead the charge and champion the state’s defence capabil...
9 Aug 2017
Defence Export Strategy benefits will take up to 10 years
Australia’s defence industry could wait for up to a decade to see improvements to export opportunities, according to a Department of Defence figure....
9 Aug 2017
Opposing approaches to WWII legacy
In his book Traitors, author Frank Walker has detailed the divergent ways in which Germany and Japan have dealt with their respective World War II leg...
8 Aug 2017
BONUS PODCAST: Anti-submarine warfare and the Type 26 Global Combat Ship – Nigel Stewart, BAE Systems
The Royal Navy marked a major milestone in the development of its surface fleet in late July with the commencement of manufacture of its Type 26 Glob...
8 Aug 2017
NSW targets exports and opportunities for SMEs
New South Wales will doggedly pursue export opportunities and developing SMEs and skills for the future under its NSW Defence and Industry Stategy, th...
8 Aug 2017
State focuses on space and cyber sector
South Australia, the self-described ‘Defence State’, is flexing its muscles and taking its defence know-how into related fields with an ongoing fo...
8 Aug 2017
New book details Churchill’s post-WWII plans to stop Soviet push
A new book about some lesser-known events that occurred during the last days of the Second World War claims that wartime British prime minister Winst...
7 Aug 2017
Fear of communism saw Nazis resettled in Australia
According to Frank Walker’s new book ‘Traitors’, an overwhelming fear of communism saw some of the most reprehensible Nazis helped to resettle i...

more from defence connect

Feb 21 2020
Time to reset Australia’s maritime approach to the Indian Ocean?
Dr David Brewster of the National Security College at ANU has highlighted an important conundrum for...
Feb 21 2020
US Marine Commandant calls for more Lightning Carriers to better counter China
US Marine Corps Commandant General David Berger has called on the US Marines to become more “unpre...
Chris Helder
Feb 20 2020
PODCAST: The Useful Belief philosophy – Chris Helder
Useful thinking is a pragmatic philosophy for dealing with circumstances one cannot change through t...
Recommended by Spike Native Network