A number of key projects are on track for immediate delivery bolstering the capabilities in the region.  Direct investment into the defence industry in the NT is supported by a number of complimentary projects which will directly and indirectly support the defence industry in the Territory.

The Territory lists a number of significant investment opportunities in the NT for those looking for opportunities, a few of these key projects are listed below.

  • ship icon

    The Australian Government is acquiring 12 Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) under an acquisition contract. Six of the OPVs will be home ported in Darwin at HMAS Coonawarra.

  • anchor icon

    Planned upgrades to HMAS Coonawarra support Australian Defence Force (ADF) operations across Australia’s northern approaches.

  • Ship icon

    The Territory Government is working with bidders for ongoing a support and sustainment of OPVs in the region.

  • Training Icon

    Upgrade and expand existing facilities at Robertson Barracks Close Training Area (RBTA), Kangaroo Flats Training Area (KFTA), Mt Bundey Training Area (MBTA); and Bradshaw Field Training Area (BFTA).

  • icon ship wheel

    The Darwin Ship Lift Facility will enable the maintenance and servicing of Defence and Australian Border Force vessels, along with commercial and private vessels.

  • Icon Wheel

    The Marine Industry Park is the only significant vessel servicing point between Cairns and Perth.

  • icon usb

    Highly secure, high speed terabit network capable of connecting various facilities and infrastructure within the Territory

  • Airfield Icon

    The works at RAAF Base Tindal will include the redevelopment of facilities to maintain the capability of the Base

  • industrial icon

    Located on the Middle Arm Peninsula, the master-planned 600 hectare estate will provide a variety of lot sizes for sale or lease, to accommodate large strategic industries for downstream gas processing and gas manufacturing.

  • icon atom

    The Territory has the geographical and climatic conditions ideal for ground stations, rocket and high altitude pseudo-satellites (HAPS) launch.


Industry Success Stories

Find out more

Supplier Directory

Find out more

Major Projects

Find out more

Set up in the NT

Find out more
Back to top