The Australian Army

The Australian Army is a respected institution comprised of professional men and women who serve the nation. The Australian Army is Australia’s military land force and is part of the Australian Defence Force. We provide a potent, versatile and modern Army which contributes to the security of Australia, protecting its interests and people.


Defence SA

Defence SA is South Australia's lead government agency for all defence matters and the nation's only standalone state defence organisation. It provides a single, focused and proactive contact point for all defence stakeholders, streamlining their interaction across the South Australian Government. Defence SA's mission is clear - growing Defence presence and building a sustainable defence industry in South Australia.

Working closely with Defence and industry, Defence SA targets investment and expansion opportunities, drives and supports the delivery of major defence projects and facilities, and pursues additional Defence units and capabilities, to support the state's existing solid foundation. Defence SA actively promotes and contributes to whole-of-state strategic issues such as workforce development, advanced manufacturing policy and other long-term infrastructure plans for South Australia.