Official account of Australia’s Department of Defence. Home of the @Australian_Navy, @AustralianArmy, @AusAirForce and Defence APS. https://t.co/q85F6G9xL8
Read more about the 2020 Defence Strategic Update and Force Structure Plan here ➡️
#WATCH as the Minister for Defence @lindareynoldswa is joined by @CDF_Aust General Angus Campbell & Secretary of Defence Greg Moriarty, for a panel discussion and Q&A on yesterday's #DSU2020 & #FSP2020 announcement. @ASPI_org #ShapeDeterRespond Full 🎥:
Two #AusAirForce engineers from @Aus_AirForce Base Amberley near Brisbane will put themselves through the ultimate fitness test this weekend – a 48-hour running and push-up challenge raising funds for th @blackdoginst . Good luck 👏💪 📖:
#YourADF personnel are continuing to support Emergency Management Victoria in responding to the recent spike in #COVID19 cases across Melbourne, which has required a substantial increase in public coronavirus testing. 📖: #OpCOVID19Assist @ausgov
#YourADF would like to thank all our international partners who have contributed their time, capability and personnel on #OpBushfireAssist ?????????? From the ground to the air, Australia says thank you! @NZDefenceForce @cybpionee @ModJapan_en @JASDF_PAO @RfmfMedia #PNGDF
Over 100 @AustralianArmy Reservists are working with local authorities to provide assistance in the wildlife recovery efforts on Kangaroo Island ?. #YourADF have also set up shelters which provide an option of emergency accommodation for any residents impacted by the bushfires.
Here's something to brighten your day 🐨😍 @AustralianArmy Lieutenant Colonel Amanda McLune tickles a Koala at the @KIWildlifePark , as #YourADF continues to support with animal health activities on #OpBushfireAssist .
Due to the #bushfire crisis, Defence has opened bases from Brisbane to Adelaide for the use of people needing short-term evacuation assistance. You can seek shelter at any Defence base in an emergency. For details: #AustraliaBushfires #OpBushfireAssist
Today, we reflect on the contribution made by all our past and present personnel who have displayed courage, discipline and self-sacrifice in choosing a life of service to their country. #AnzacDay2020 #StandAtDawn #AnzacDay #AnzacAtHome #LestWeForget #TYFYS
Defence is continuing to support Emergency Management Australia in firefighting efforts around the country by providing transport & other capabilities including aviation, logistics, engineering & accommodation. For #YourADF updates, visit: #AustralianFires