The defence industry employs more than 25,000 people across Australia.
Meet some of the people who are driving our nation's skills and innovation revolution.
Fran isn’t the sort of person you’d expect to find at a Defence conference. Nearly 20 years ago, the ex-nutritionist from Nowra started Global Defence Solutions (GDS). Today, the company is one of Defence’s leading supplier of portable shelters and refrigeration. Read More »
Helicopter rotor blades are an old technology that haven’t significantly improved since their invention. But with support and funding from Defence, a young aerospace engineer from Albury is trying to create the next generation of helicopter blade: faster, lighter and more efficient than traditional blades. Read More »
“Australia has an incredible opportunity here to lead the world in drone technology,” says Cortney. “We really need input from other Australian companies in other industries: technology, design and engineering.” Read More »