Strong defence ecosystem

South Australia’s defence industry has a proud history of delivering some of the country’s largest and most complex defence projects.

Recognised as the defence state, many of the largest defence players in the world are based in South Australia, delivering specialist services and products to defence customers globally.

The state’s rich defence heritage complemented by a world-leading research and technology ecosystem offers buyers easy access to an extensive range of military capability across all tiers of the supply chain.

Primary contact

Pete Woods

Pete Woods

Director - Defence and ICN

Supporting growth within the Defence sector across research and technology systems to deliver specialist services and products globally.


+61 499 447 760

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