Defence Consultants Australia

We invest in our people
For real.

We only hire the best in the field. With industry leading benefits and variety of work, the tide of highly skilled and motivated personnel joining Bastion shows no signs of slowing. This is why Bastion is leading the defence maritime sector in terms of delivery and real-world capability outcomes.


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Bastion Defence Consulting

We are better together,
shared values brings consistent outcomes.

The first thing our client’s and personnel notice about us is that we are different. Our employees are our partners in delivering value to our clients, in developing our reputation and in creating our success as an organisation.


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We are Bastion Defence Consulting.

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Who We Are

The first thing our clients and employees notice about us is that we are different. Bastion Defence Consulting was founded on the strong belief that being ethical and honest in business leads to longer term and more meaningful engagements with our clients and personnel. We often put the needs of our clients and personnel before the needs of the business – this approach has enabled us to build a successful portfolio of long-term clients and industry leading employee retention.

Bastion Defence Consulting Australia

What We Do

Bastion Defence Consulting is a premier maritime consulting firm providing a broad range of services across Australia to a number of clients in the defence industry. With industry leading employee retention rates and a track record for delivery, clients and high-level candidates seeking a meaningful career know who to turn to.

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Join The Crew

Bastion is always on the lookout for talented people that fit our company culture. If you’re considering a sea change to work with an ethical company that prioritises your career goals and provides meaningful work then look no further.

We take care of our Team.

Bastion invests first and foremost in our team and company culture, we will work with you to actively manage your career with Bastion and ensure this happens in a welcoming and supportive environment. Bastion demonstrates this commitment again and again, whether its companywide training achieving asset management certification for over ninety percent of our personnel or arranging ship visits for new personnel – we put you first.

We specialise and excel in smart defence solutions.

Require a broad range of support for your complex maritime projects across the entire asset lifecycle? Bastion has you covered.

With skill sets ranging from contracting and procurement to complex ship design, Bastion is able to provide multi-faceted support in the delivery of complete turn key solutions.

Our core skill sets include Project Management, Engineering, Naval Architecture, Maintenance Management, Legal, Commercial, Configuration Management, Complex Designs, Supply Support, Asset Management, Cybersecurity, Integrated Logistics Support, Export Controls and Bid Development.

Program and Project Management / Support

Bastion Defence provides program management and project management that helps organisations to reduce costs, improve schedule adherence, optimise resource utilisation and enhance the quality of projects.

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With a dedicated design office working with the latest CAD software and tools Bastion Defence Consulting is ready to deliver to your requirements within an ISO 9001 accredited design framework.

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Bastion Defence Consulting are able to offer Nuclear skilled and technically experienced personnel capable of providing support and leadership to Nuclear Safety Case development, nuclear operations, maintenance, repair and safety case management.

With a focus on establishing sovereign nuclear skilled capability our Australia based consultants have experience in the following areas:

- PWR commisioning,
- Safety Case Development,
- Safety Case management,
- Nuclear Repairs,
- Establishing a Nuclear Safety Case Culture / ‘The nuclear mindset’
- Hazardous nuclear waste management,
- HAZOP, HAZID, FMECA disciplines in support of Safety Cases,
- Nuclear Facility management,
- Nuclear infrastructure safety committees,
- Regulatory compliance and liaison,
- Independent Peer Review,
- Nuclear reactor operations and maintenance.

In addition to our Australian based team, Bastion Defence Consulting have established a Nuclear Technical Support Network adding capacity and further specialist nuclear skillsets enabling Bastion to offer one stop solution to Australian nuclear projects.

Maintenance Management

Bastion Defence is a leading provider of maintenance services for the maritime defence industry. Our unique approach to engineering governance, design and development will ensure your program delivers on time and within budget.

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Commercial / Procurement

Bastion Defence is a specialist consultancy providing expert contract management and procurement planning and execution services to clients across the public and private sectors.

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Configuration Management

Bastion Defence is a leading Configuration Management team and consultancy (CM) in Australia. Our experienced and qualified consultants are experts in CM, with many years of experience working in the ADF.

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Asset Management

We apply our accredited CAAMS expertise in optimising planning, engineering changes and upgrades, maintenance systems and artefacts, ILS as well as finance and commercial elements to get the most out of complex defence assets.

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Naval Architecture

Bastion Defence Consultants are a naval architecture firm in Australia, we offer a wide range of services for the design and construction of ships and naval vessels. Contact us today.

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Integrated Logistics Support

Bastion Defence Consulting is a world-leading provider of Integrated Logistics Support (ILS). Bastion’s ILS services cover the full spectrum of supportability needs, from concept development and design through to sustainment in service.

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Export Controls

Expert Export Controls services ranging from policy development, framework development within sustainment organisations, audits, access management, authorisations management and amendment, remediation planning and implementation.

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Registered Training Organisations (RTOs)

Bastion Defence Consulting offers nationally recognised training services in VET, centered around skillsets for the Defence industry.

Cyber Security

Bastion Defence Consulting designs, manages and audits Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) frameworks ensuring the Cyberworthiness of your organisation. Whether its Infosec Registered Assessor Program (IRAP) assessments or specific threat assessments and treatment, Bastion will provide you the assurance and protection you are seeking.

The magnitude of Our Clients
Reflects Our Work Standards.

Our core skill sets include Asset Management, Project Management, Scheduling, Contracting and Engineering, with a Focus on Maritime Defence Consulting.

What Our Clients Say About Us.

Bastion’s clients know we are a company you can trust. Bastion’s consultants are carefully selected to ensure alignment with our values. Specifically placing our client’s needs before our own and ensuring that business development does not interfere with delivering outcomes. We let our work do the talking.


“Particularly impressed by the ability of Bastion to decompose complex problems into manageable deliverables”


“What you see is what you get”


“Bastion listens to and understands our requirements”


“We know if we engage Bastion personnel we can expect high quality consultants to provide the outcomes we need”