Blue Paper – Defence for National Sovereignty

Nationalist Initiatives

  • Redirect national defence strategy from foreign interests to the protection of Australia’s territorial sovereignty including its territorial waters
  • Decouple from US-only procurement to regional cost-effective hardware from independent sources, such as MiG-35 to replace the Joint Strike Fighter
  • Re-establish Australia’s Satellite Launch Industry fully controlled by the national government and wholly Australian domestically resourced and financed
  • Establish a Drone Research and Manufacturing Industry fully controlled by the national government and wholly Australian domestically resourced and financed
  • Shut down the Collins Class submarine project – an expensive white elephant
  • Upscale investment into the Austal Patrol Boat building industry to equal the Skjold Class.

Supportive Precepts Linked to Evidence