Defence is supporting the whole-of-government response to the COVID-19 pandemic through the COVID-19 Taskforce.
Australian Defence Force (ADF) members from across Victoria are preparing for deployment on Operation COVID-19 Assist.
Defence is an ongoing supporter of National Reconciliation Week and celebrates annually from May 27 - June 3.
Defence leaders have received their COVID-19 vaccine and encouraged staff – particularly those aged over 50 – to prepare for theirs.
A joint force protecting Australia’s borders and maritime interests this month marked 100 rotations.
More than 600 personnel joined in the commemoration to honour Ordinary Seaman Edward 'Teddy' Sheean.
Following Tropical Cyclone Seroja, the Australian Defence Force (ADF) is providing support to cyclone-affected communities of Western Australia.
A year after establishing its largest domestic operation, the ADF is now assisting the vaccine rollout.
Soldiers from 13 Brigade and the Pilbara Regiment are assisting the Western Australia Government in Northampton after Tropical Cyclone Seroja.
The ADF established Operation NSW Flood Assist on March 23, as part of the Australian Government’s response to the NSW flood emergency.
The commander of the ADF’s support to the flood recovery efforts in NSW has praised the work of all involved.
More than 50 years of hard work by NSW oyster farmer James Ford, of Gumma, was washed away by the recent floods.