Conference 2016

 

Challenges, Opportunities - The Opposition View

I think at the heart of national security is a willingness to make difficult decisions. At the heart of national security and in terms of the way we...

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Supporting Australia’s Veteran and Ex-service Communities

Today I would like to affirm to you the ongoing commitment of the Government to support Australia’s veteran and ex-service communities, and their families. The Government places great importance on ensuring that...

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Reserve Transformation

The Army of Today.  Today’s Army is undergoing a significant period of modernisation guided by the principles established under Plan BEERSHEBA. Throughout this journey the Army has made the transition to an integrated force, one in which capability is the focus not the pathway to develop and deliver that capability, be it full time or part time.

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Optimal use of the Naval Reserve as part of the total Navy

The organisers of the 2016 DRA Conference invited the Chief of Navy to address the conference on how Navy intends to maximise the use of the RAN Reserve as part of an integrated total Navy, noting that the 2016 Defence White Paper.....

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