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Defence Australia


Official account of Australia’s Department of Defence. Home of the @Australian_Navy, @AustralianArmy, @AusAirForce and Defence APS. https://t.co/q85F6G9xL8

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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 👏💪 📖:

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#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 

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#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 

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Aussie hospitality = VEGEMITE Our @USArmy  friends were not big fans, however they did enjoy the Tim Tams! Gotta Sabre the taste ? #USwithAUS  #TS19  #TalismanSabre 

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 

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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 

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