WA Gov positions itself to support Collins Class maintenance, expected to create 3,000 jobs

POSTED: 13th Aug

Western Australian Premier Mark McGowan and Minister for Defence Issues Paul Papalia have responde...

Enhancing support for Australia’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighters creates 60 new skilled jobs

POSTED: 2nd Aug

Defence Minister Linda Reynolds and Defence Industry Minister Melissa Price have announced a five-...

Lack of workers to build the Navy's new fleet of ships & submarines, single biggest threat to the $90B endeavour

POSTED: 30th Jul

Defence has warned its new ministers Linda Reynolds and Melissa Price that a lack of workers to buil...

Henderson precinct master planning underway

POSTED: 8th Jul

WA Minister for Defence Issues Paul Papalia welcomed the news that master planning for the develop...

TAFE NSW strengthens pathways to naval shipbuilding jobs

POSTED: 5th Jul

TAFE NSW has confirmed a partnership with the Naval Shipbuilding College to support more people to...

Contract signed for new Air Defence System creating design, manufacture and assembly jobs

POSTED: 21st Jun

Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC, and Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon...

TAFE Queensland skilling Queenslanders to support growing defence industry

POSTED: 13th Jun

TAFE Queensland, along with the Queensland Government and Weld Australia are revolutionising welder ...

Despite technology, conventional defence capabilities will still play a pivotal role

POSTED: 5th Jun

Despite the emphasis placed on revolutionary technologies like stealth, hypersonics, directed ener...

Push it to the limit – The next steps in developing Australia’s defence industry

POSTED: 4th Jun

Australia’s defence industry has gone from strength to strength in a short period of time &n...

Collaboration for WA shipbuilding to support job surge

POSTED: 27th May

Edith Cowan University and South Metropolitan TAFE have partnered with the Naval Shipbuilding Coll...

BAE Systems Australia announces the establishment of a new radar technologies lab in South Australia

POSTED: 23rd May

BAE Systems Australia has announced the establishment of a new laboratory to develop high frequency ...

What the election result means for the Australian Defence industry

POSTED: 21st May

Following a tight race the Coalition has been returned to power. Here’s what the Coalition&r...

Newcastle Airport signs defence contractor BAE Systems to build high-tech air hub - 5,000 new jobs

POSTED: 15th May

Newcastle Airport has signed with defence contractor BAE Systems Australia to lease 76 hectares ...

Coalition pledge to revive tank project to create 350 Geelong jobs

POSTED: 14th May

The Prime Minister is preparing to commit to a new military weapons contract in Geelong. Scott Morr...

Growing the workforce behind the defence force

POSTED: 9th May

There are thousands of Australian men and women working across the country who aren’t in the D...

South Australia – The Defence State

POSTED: 9th May

South Australia  is home to a critical mass of world-class industry delivering many of Defenc...

Australian defence Industry at a glance

POSTED: 9th May

Australian industry will play a major role in delivering the plans in the 2016 Defence White Paper. ...