Cairns has won the battle to lock down decades of lucrative Navy contracts as businesses duke it out for their...

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A $1 billion military training area to be developed near Greenvale is a great opportunity to provide jobs and develop the...

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09th Dec. 2020 10:12 AM

Corporal Ian Turner took his life in the grip of PTSD. His widow has expressed her hurt at the ADF’s plan to potentially...

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02nd Dec. 2020 10:12 AM

Australia’s army chief cut short a press conference after he was grilled about 13 elite soldiers being issued their...

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27th Nov. 2020 2:11 PM

At least 10 Australian Special Forces soldiers have been dismissed from their duties in the wake of the Afghanistan war...

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26th Nov. 2020 6:11 PM

Nine serving and veteran Defence Force members dead by suicide in three weeks has the nation’s veteran community asking why...

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23rd Nov. 2020 5:11 AM

An experienced soldier has detailed historic hazing rituals within the ADF including making recruits strip off...

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19th Nov. 2020 7:11 AM

No matter how many movies you watch or articles you read, nothing can quite prepare you for the reality of Army bootcamp...

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A trail of blood led police to the pub-fight culprit

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The ex-partner of a woman who defrauded the Townsville community of $72,000 has told a court he was still paying off the...

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Army pilot Captain Steven Fazel took his own life a week before Christmas last year, his friend wants to ensure his memory...

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18th July 2020 12:07 PM

A $235 million defence project, which includes a new simulation training centre, will need hundreds of workers by...

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26th June 2020 5:06 PM

MPs are pushing for a $2 billion Defence contract to be handed to a local company over foreign rivals.

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12th June 2020 8:06 AM

An appeal against an earlier decision has been successful

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A Darwin soldier fronted court in Canberra on Wednesday and pleaded guilty to sending masturbation videos to other defence...

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06th May 2020 3:05 PM

Townsville’s top defence force officer has labelled the coronavirus the most “prevalent threat” facing the community, while...

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09th April 2020 7:04 AM

The army’s largest annual exercise which was planned to go ahead in Townsville this year has been cancelled as a result of...

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07th April 2020 3:04 PM

The Australian Army will send out troops to man the Territory’s borders as the country cracks down on interstate travel.

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24th March 2020 8:03 AM

Companies have been called on to diversify production lines to help combat coronavirus as the Army is sent in to boost...

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19th March 2020 5:03 AM

Defence took 42 hours to tell the public one of its officers had been diagnosed with COVID-19, prompting warnings...

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09th March 2020 10:03 AM

Ausgrid has asked the NSW government to back a request for the Army to help clear debris from weekend storms as close to...

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12th Feb. 2020 5:02 AM

Defence Minister Linda Reynolds says there will be no re-positioning of Aussie troops. Troops already in Iraq have been...

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09th Jan. 2020 9:01 AM

THE commander of the Army’s 11th Brigade visited the RFS incident management centre to check on troops and volunteers.

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