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HUNTER BUSINESSES POWERING UP TO TAP INTO $270 BILLION DEFENCE INDUSTRY

Australia’s first fully government-funded Defence Ready Seminar Series (DRSS) is commencing in the Hunter in August. Expressions of Interest for places are closing in the next few weeks, which [...]

ISO 31000 RISK MANAGEMENT INPUT BEING SOUGHT TO UPDATE GUIDELINES

To increase your chances of success in the defence industry, there are some important standards, certifications and accreditations (SCAs) you need to consider.  ISO 9001 Quality Management System accredited [...]

NEWCASTLE AIRPORT SECURES FUNDING FOR RUNWAY CODE E UPGRADE

On 7 May, Prime Minister Scott Morrison visited Newcastle Airport to announce much-anticipated funding for a substantial upgrade to the airport’s airfield accessed via the RAAF Base Williamtown. The [...]

BIG OPPORTUNITIES FOR REGIONAL SUPPLIERS; DAY TWO HUNTER DEFENCE CONFERENCE

Regional SMEs are set to reap the rewards of the Australian Government’s forecast $270 billion spend on new and upgraded Defence capabilities over the next decade, the Hunter Defence [...]

23/04/2021|Categories: Latest News, News|Tags: , , |

Government backs Hunter-designed program to boost defence industry jobs and skills

Hunter Defence has won federal government support for a ground-breaking industry  skilling program designed to help regional businesses win contracts in the lucrative  defence supply chain.   Minister for Defence [...]

23/04/2021|Categories: Defence Ready, Latest News, News|Tags: , , |

JOBS AND SKILLS OF THE FUTURE IN FOCUS; DAY ONE HUNTER DEFENCE CONFERENCE

The defence industry should be engaging with children from the earliest years of primary school in order to ensure the state and region have the skills to supply Australian [...]

22/04/2021|Categories: Latest News, News|Tags: , , |

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