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Hunter Defence Conference 2019


The 2019 10th anniversary Hunter Defence Conference will focus on driving collaboration between Defence Primes, NSW regional SME’s, Academia and the Department of Defence. Key presentations at this year's conference will include the capability development staff from Army, Navy and Air Force Headquarters, Defence Primes articulating the support requirements they will have over the coming decade from regional SMEs as well as a policy outline from the office of the new Minister of Defence. 

Our 10th Anniversary Gala Dinner keynote address will be by the Honourable Christopher Pyne. Gala Dinner guests will be treated to one of the finest low flying aerial displays by the Hunter Regions very own Matt Hall from RedBull Racing.

Once again, Hunter Defence will donate to local charities from the proceeds of the conference in support of local veterans.

2019 Hunter Defence Conference Delegate Ticket Includes:

  • Thu 22nd Aug Hunter Industry Showcase Commencing 1030am
  • 10th Anniversary Pre Dinner Drinks & Networking Aerial DIsplay by Matt Hall RedBull Racing
  • Gala Dinner - Key Note Hon Christopher Pyne
  • Fri 23rd Aug Full Day Conference

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​​​​​​* Conference Tickets are Non-Refundable but delegates transferable. 

Accommodation bookings for the Conference please book here:



Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley
430 Wine Country Drive, Lovedale, NSW 2325



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