Defence community

NT Defence bases

Approximately 8% of Australia's Defence personnel are based in the Northern Territory.

Larrakeyah Barracks / HMAS Coonawarra

Larrakeyah Barracks, which includes HMAS Coonawarra, is perched on the edge of the Arafura Sea, just outside the Darwin CBD.

Go to the Australian Navy website to read more.

RAAF Darwin

RAAF Darwin is centrally located to Darwin city and shares runway facilities with Darwin International Airport.

Go to the RAAF website to read more.

RAAF Tindal

RAAF Tindal is located around 10 km south of the town of Katherine. This busy base has many family-friendly facilities and is an active part of the Katherine community.

Go to the RAAF website to read more.

Robertson Barracks

Located on the outskirts of Darwin's satellite city Palmerston, Robertson Barracks is a purpose-built facility that lacks nothing.

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Last updated: 01 February 2019


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