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School Pathways Program

Amazing Careers in Defence Industries
Amazing Careers in Defence Industries
A diverse and interesting range of careers and opportunities are available in this sector.

School Pathways Program

School Pathways Program ‹ Defence & Allied Industries

Defence & Allied Industries


Maritime ship building, repair and refit

West Australia hosts a substantial component of the Australian navy at Fleet base West. Well established naval support and marine construction facilities are located in Henderson area.

A significant feature of the defence industry sector in WA involves the through life support, repair and upgrade of the Collins class submarines and ANZAC frigates home ported at Fleet Base West. The Western Australian industry is also active in perusing work associated with new naval shipbuilding projects.

Defence & Allied Industries
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