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21 Nov 2019
WA government announces inaugural defence research grants
The Western Australia government has announced its first ever defence research grants, which will see $700,000 shared between five WA university resea...
20 Nov 2019
AIDN calls for urgent review of Australian Industry Capability program
Australia’s peak national industry body for representation of mostly small to medium businesses operating in the country’s defence and national se...
20 Nov 2019
Airbus delivers first new H145M helicopters to Luxembourg
Airbus Helicopters has delivered the first of two H145M multipurpose helicopter for defence and security missions to the government of Luxembourg. ...
20 Nov 2019
Plans for Australian War Memorial Development Project unveiled
The nine-year plans for the Australian War Memorial Development Project have officially been revealed, showing how future generations will learn abou...
20 Nov 2019
Over 100 nominations received for 2020 PM’s Veterans’ Employment Awards
Australian businesses recognise the value of hiring ex-service personnel, with 129 nominations received for the 2020 Prime Minister’s Veterans’ ...
20 Nov 2019
Australian industry urged to apply to join AIR 6500 project
Northrop Grumman Corporation has sought expressions of interest from Australian industry to “join them in their efforts to support the Royal Austra...
19 Nov 2019
Debate rages about royal commission into veteran suicide as Victoria Cross recipient slams ADF
Australia’s most decorated former soldier, Ben Roberts-Smith, has gone on record saying that he wouldn’t recommend young Australians join the Aust...
19 Nov 2019
Nova Systems Australia general manager named to DTC board
Lee Kormany, Nova Systems’ general manager of maritime, land and future systems, has been elected to the Defence Teaming Centre (DTC) board of direc...
19 Nov 2019
International submarine search and rescue exercise concludes off WA coast
A major international submarine search and rescue exercise, featuring assets from Australia, Japan, Malaysia, the Republic of Korea, Singapore and th...
19 Nov 2019
Joint operation with Phillippines evolves into enhanced defence co-operation program
The federal government has announced that Australia will transition its support under Operation Augury-Philippines to an enhanced defence co-operati...
19 Nov 2019
BAE Systems Australia welcomes summer interns
Twenty-one interns have linked up with BAE Systems this week to gain valuable, hands-on work experience over the summer holidays in a range of engine...
19 Nov 2019
Lockheed Martin wins US$3.3bn military satellite support services contract with US
The US Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center has announced that Lockheed Martin has been awarded a US$3.3 billion contract for support services ...
19 Nov 2019
Bilateral exercise to strengthen ties with Indonesia
Australian Army soldiers from Darwin’s 1st Brigade have travelled to Indonesia for Exercise Wirra Jaya 2019. ...
18 Nov 2019
OCSC calls on Australia to improve cyber security resilience for ourselves and region
Australia’s premier cyber security research organisation, the Oceania Cyber Security Centre (OCSC), has implored the country’s policy makers, indu...
18 Nov 2019
Support initiative announced for transitioning ADF members
Defence has announced the signing of a new contract with Right Management Consultants that it said will lead to better support for Australian Defence...
18 Nov 2019
Flinders University endorsed with suite of defence industry courses
The Naval Shipbuilding College has officially endorsed a suite of courses on offer at Flinders University, which will enable graduates to seize cuttin...
18 Nov 2019
South Australia launches next-gen cyber security training centre
South Australia has increasingly positioned itself as Australia’s defence and space state, but both sectors need strong cyber defences, drawing on t...
18 Nov 2019
Minister prepares for official visits to Thailand and Japan
Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has announced plans for official visits to Thailand as part of the sixth ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting-Plus (ADM...
18 Nov 2019
Rheinmetall NIOA Munitions officially opens Maryborough office
Rheinmetall NIOA Munitions (RNM) has announced it has opened its Project Office in Adelaide Street, Maryborough. ...
18 Nov 2019
RAN ship arrives in Vietnam
Royal Australian Navy replenishment ship HMAS Sirius has arrived in Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam, as part of the RAN’s second East Asia Deployment for 201...

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