Exercise KAKADU is a joint-enabled, biennial exercise hosted by the Royal Australian Navy and supported by the Royal Australian Air Force. KAKADU is Australia's largest maritime exercise and aims to foster and strengthen effective security and humanitarian partnerships across the Indo-Pacific region through a series of training and engagement activities.

Exercise KAKADU, held from 30 August to 15 September 2018, will involve 23 ships and submarines, 21 aircraft and more than 3,000 personnel and observers from 27 nations.

News Articles

Exercise KAKADU news articles are available on the Navy Daily website.


Imagery for KAKADU 2018 is available for viewing/download from the Navy Image Library.