Australia's Maritime Strategy

Australia's Maritime Strategy

On Monday 21 June 2004, the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs Defence and Trade tabled its report on the Inquiry into Australia's Maritime Strategy.

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Australia's Maritime Strategy

Preliminary pages Contents, Foreword, Committee Membership, Terms of Reference, List of Abbreviations and List of Recommendations (PDF 67KB)
Chapter 1 Introduction (PDF 28KB)
Chapter 2 Maritime Strategy Concepts (PDF 122KB)
Chapter 3 National Security Strategy (PDF 51KB)
Chapter 4 Maritime Strategy (PDF 207KB)
Chapter 5 ADF Capability (PDF 137KB)
Chapter 6 Maritime civil and industry issues (PDF 151KB)
Appendix A List of Submissions (PDF 15KB)
Appendix B List of Hearings and Witnesses (PDF 23KB)
Appendix C List of Exhibits (PDF 16KB)
Appendix D Terms of reference for the inquiry into Australia's defence relations with the US (PDF 19KB)
Appendix E Comparison of regional air combat aircraft (PDF 13KB)

Click here for a consolidated copy of the report (PDF 799KB).

Inquiry information

Terms of Reference

Media releases


Public hearings (and transcripts)