Wednesday, 06 February 2019 02:13

Global Supply Chain Program

The Centre for Defence Industry Capability is holding a Global Supply Chain (GSC) Program networking event at Avalon 2019, with representatives from Boeing, BAE Systems, Leidos, Lockhead Martin, Northgrop Grumman, Raytheon, Rheinmetall and Thales.

The event will be held on Tuesday 26 February 2019 from 2:00pm-4:00pm, in Conference Room 6 at the Avalon Airshow.

You can indicate interest in attending at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ASAP. 

The ADA(Vic) was very happy to host Hanwha, as they presented Victorian defence industry with a breakdown of their Land 400 / Phase 3 Australian Industry Engagement Plan.


You can find a copy of the Hanwha Land 400 / Phase 3 Industry Day Presentation here


For further information please contact the ADA at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Hanwha directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Expressions of Interest have now opened for companies to join the Team Defence Australia delegation to Sea Air Space and G'Day USA on 6-9 May 2019 in Maryland, USA. Companies wishing to attend as a part of the Team Defence Australia stand are invited to submit an EOI to the Exports team in the Centre for Defence Industry Capability (CDIC). Please find EOI in link below.

Tuesday, 29 January 2019 00:17

Hanwha Land 400 Phase 3 Industry Engagement

On 1 February 2019, ADA(Vic) will be hosting the HANWHA L400 / Phase 3 Victorian Industry Road Show.  Whilst there are global supply chain and partnership opportunities across the HANWHA proposal (and we encourage all interested Members to attend the brief to learn more) they are particularly interested in companies with the following capabilities:

  • Electronics
  • Body
  • Armour
  • Systems Integration

The schedule of events is:

WHAT:  HANWHA L400 / Phase 3 Victorian Roadshow

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 06:30

ADA(Vic) Communications Plan

Communications Plan

Embracing the Website 
To minimise the impact of endless emails in your inboxes, we have developed a communications plan which relies heavily on active engagement with our new website.  Members can now expect to receive a monthly newsletter (this is our first instalment!) and a bi-weekly email highlighting links to updates on the website.  Our weekly tenders update will also be available on the website.  Individual emails will henceforth only be sent for matters of urgency due to quick turn-around timelines.  

Updating Business Listings

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 06:19

CEO Message

A Message from the CEO

Welcome to 2019 and the new home of the Australian Defence Alliance!  

A year ago I shared with you that I wanted this job before I knew it was available.  

Thursday, 10 January 2019 01:07

Maximising outcomes at Defence trade shows


Last updated: 20/12/2018

This workshop will help your small or medium sized business maximise its business outcomes at defence-related trade shows.

  • Supported by: Department of Defence
  • Event type: Workshop
  • Cost: Free
Tuesday, 18 December 2018 02:48

Upcoming Events 2019

ADA(Vic) Calendar for 2019

The following is a calendar of upcoming events in 2019. Note that more information and specifics will be provided as they become available.

    • La Trobe Valley Pilot Program Launch (21-23 January)
    • ADA(Vic) Golf Day 2019 (19 February)
    • Avalon Airshow 2019 (25 February – 1 March)
      • International B2B Engagement Sessions (25 February)
      • ADA Vic  / A/AA Joint Brief on Space and Collaboration (27 February)

Call for Expressions of Interest: AVALON 2019 Innovation PitchFest 


Smart Australian companies and research centres participating in AVALON 2019 will get the opportunity to sell their new ideas, technologies and products to the Australian and international community. The Innovation Pitchfest, organised by the Defence Science Institute (DSI) in partnership with Aerospace Australia Limited,

the Defence Innovation Partnership (DIP) in Adelaide and Defence Innovation Network (DIN) in Sydney, will take place on Tuesday 26 and Wednesday 27 February during AVALON 2019 in the Innovation Theatrette in Exhibition Hall 1. This will provide an opportunity for DST Group, academia and Industry researchers and innovators to present new innovations and research projects

Sunday, 02 December 2018 22:46

Air Force Technical Camp for Young Women

Work Experience Placements: Air Force Technical Camp for Young Women - RAAF Wagga, 12-15 Mar 2019

Air Force is excited to offer young women aged  between 16 to 24 the opportunity to experience 
Air Force technical and engineering careers.

Date: 12-15 Mar 19 
Location: Wagga Wagga - NSW

What you will get to do:
•    Enjoy some hands on experience working on sophisticated Air Force equipment.
•    An opportunity to engage with