Victoria is Australia’s state of defence industry excellence. With over 300 businesses employing around 7,000 people Victoria has proven expertise in delivering major defence industry projects.
With proven expertise in the delivery and support of land equipment, Victoria is the natural home for the design, construction and sustainment of military vehicles.
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Over 100 companies are involved in Victoria’s naval maritime industry, with proven capabilities and expertise in naval shipbuilding.
Renowned for its advanced manufacturing, a highly skilled workforce and world-class research and development capabilities, Victoria makes a significant contribution to Australia’s military aerospace industry.
Australia’s best digital security capabilities are in Victoria. From world-class tertiary education to globally competitive companies, Victoria leads the way in defence industry, electronic and cyber security.
Victoria is the smart state. With strong links to the defence industry, Victoria’s research and development capabilities are internationally recognised as among the world’s best.
With extensive capabilities, world-class research and a successful record of delivery to the Australian Defence Force, Victoria is the nation’s leader in ordnance manufacture in Australia.
The Victorian Government’s Defence Industry eNewsletter keeps decision makers and Australia’s defence industry informed about the latest news and developments in Victoria’s defence sector.