Supporting the Northern Territory to become a key defence and national security hub and the primary centre for the maintenance of facilities and assets deployed to the region. Read the 2018 Northern Territory Defence and national security strategy on the partnerships page.
The Northern Territory’s strategic importance in Australia’s defence and national security interests.
Creating the conditions for a competitive and innovative local defence and national security industry, and a skilled workforce.
Find out about defence events on the Department of Trade, Business and Innovation's events calendar.