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Department of State Growth


Tasmanian businesses are among some of the best in the world.

With the increased focus on defence investment, innovation and new technologies both in Australia and internationally, significant opportunities exist for Tasmanian businesses to become suppliers to the defence sector.

Tasmania already has around thirty defence ready businesses, with the skills and knowledge necessary to participate in bids for defence projects.

Download the Defence Tasmania Industry Directory which profiles Tasmanian companies and entities with defence capabilities.

We are working side-by-side with local companies to expand our presence across Australia and the world as a recognised and trusted defence supplier to support growth and create jobs in Tasmania.

Download this report to find out about some of the initiatives and activities the Tasmanian Government has undertaken in the last three years to assist and promote Tasmania’s defence industries.

  • Supporting Tasmania’s defence industries [PDF] [Word]

For defence related enquiries or assistance, email