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Avalon 2019

Defence Jobs Queensland at Avalon 2019

26 February-3 March, Avalon Airport, Geelong, Victoria

Queensland's leading aerospace and air defence organisations were on show to record-breaking exhibitor numbers and trade-day crowds at the Australian International Aerospace and Defence Exposition, Avalon 2019.

Defence Jobs Queensland exhibited at the event, hosting 18 partners on the Queensland Government stand.

The industry-only trade days attracted a record 698 participating companies, 161 official industry and government delegations, and a total of 38,952 attendees.

Avalon 2019 firsts included the Space Industry Association of Australia's "Reaching for the Stars – Growing Australia’s Space Economy" conference and the Australian Helicopter Industry Association's "Rotortalk" conference.

The event also provided a Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) education platform for more than 1700 students throughout the week.

In addition to hosting industry partners on the Queensland Government stand, we held a targeted business networking reception and provided support for other Queensland organisations represented at Avalon 2019.

Joining us on the Queensland Government stand were:

AMS Aviation

Aqualuma LED Lighting

Asia Pacific Aerospace

Aviation Australia

Black Sky Aerospace

Ferra Engineering

Flying Colours Aviation

Gilmour Space Technologies

Helimods

Hetech

L3 Micreo

Naeco

Olympus Australia

Orion Solar

Pacific Turbine Brisbane

Permagard Aviation

QUT

TAE Aerospace



Defence team at Avalon 2019 - vox pops

Gilmour Space Technologies

AMS Aviation

Pacific Turbine Brisbane

Aqualuma

Hetech

QUT

Flying Colours

Olympus Australia

Black Sky Aerospace

Orion Solar

TAE Aerospace

Asia Pacific

Networking reception

On Wednesday 27 February 2019, DJQ hosted a reception for Defence and aerospace business leaders attending Avalon 2019, at Crown Towers in Melbourne.

The reception was attended by more than 180 representatives from industry, Defence and government. The Keynote address was delivered by the Queensland Government’s Strategic Defence Advisor for Aerospace, Air Vice-Marshal Neil Hart (retd).

Defence and aerospace business leaders’ networking reception - Avalon 2019

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