The Defence White Paper 2009 - Defending Australia in the Asia Pacific Century: Force 2030 was released on 2 May 2009. The primary outcome of the White Paper is to build a future force required for the defence of Australia and the security of the immediate region.
The Air Power Development Centre provides practical and effective analysis and advice on the strategic development of air and space power to the Chief of Air Force, the Royal Australian Air Force and its partners.
Australian Defence Force Warfare Training Centre is a tri-Service unit within Joint Education, Training and Warfare Command (JETWC). Its role is to enhance ADF Joint and Combined operational capability through the review and development of joint doctrine; development and delivery of joint individual training (including peace operations training); and provision of simulation support to selected stakeholders in the wider ADO.
The Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) provides fresh ideas on Australia's defence and strategic policy choices. It will help to inform public debate by publishing information on the strategic issues that confront Australia, and by providing the Australian Government with alternative perspectives on defence policy issues.
The Centre for Defence and Strategic Studies (CDSS) is the senior educational institution of the Australian Defence College. It is responsible for providing Australian and overseas participants with the knowledge and skills required to operate at the strategic level in a complex and modern security environment.
RAAF Aeronautical Information Service (RAAF AIS) is the provider of aeronautical information products for all ADF flight operations in support of Defence activities worldwide.
The Sea Power Centre aims to promote the study, discussion and awareness of maritime issues and strategy. This site offers historical information on the Royal Australian Navy, including a brief history, naval battles of World War 2 and the role of the Navy in later operations.