Australian Defence Magazine

Australian Defence Magazine (ADM) is dedicated to reporting the business of defence capability planning and procurement as well as reporting the development of infrastructure to support the ADF.

ADM main objective is to provide an essential communications bridge between defence industry and its single source customer, the Department of Defence.

ADM reports also on the budgetary process, the policy development, the capability planning process and the procurement decisions which together provide the equipment and resources for Australia’s defence force.


Each issue of ADM contains a combination of regular reporting of News, Defence Business, Events, and Interviews plus our published features.

ADM’s regular ‘From the Source’ interview provides an important, high profile platform for senior military, government and industry officials. Interviews in recent issues have included senior ADF personnel, CEOs of Australia’s major defence contractors plus industry analysts.


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Women in Defence Awards

Women in Defence Awards celebrates talented, determined, successful women who make a positive impact in the defence business arena, as members of Defence industry, Australian Public Service (APS) or in uniform.

ADM Events

The ADM events series is a portfolio of policy-driven summits analysing Australia’s immediate and long-term defence requirements and the opportunities and challenges they present for the defence industry. Each event is meticulously planned and attracts the most senior of defence officials, industry leaders and more.

Fast facts

5,838 (CAB 2019)

17,514 (Publisher’s Statement)

Email newsletter:
8,000+ subscribers

Monthly unique users: 58,000+ (July 2020)
Monthly page views: 130,000+ (July 2020)

Core target:
All levels of the military and civilian defence hierarchy and Ministerial and Government level, focusing on the headquarters of the Department of Defence and DMO in Canberra plus defence industry participants at all levels.

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Group Editor, ADM Group
Ewen Levick
m 0447 961 544

Editor, Australian Defence Magazine
Nigel Pittaway
t 03 5428 7875
m 0418 596 131

National Sales Manager, Australian Defence Magazine
Michael Flanagan
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m 0403 238 440

Associate Publisher, Australian Defence Magazine
Kylie Leonard
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Coordinator, Defence Industry Guide
Dave Torrance
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Advertising Production
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