New Head of Australian Defence Force


Outgoing Chief of the Defence Force, Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin, AC, handed command of the Australian Defence Force to General Angus Campbell, AO, DSC, at a parade in Canberra on 6 July 2018. 

The parade featured Australia’s Federation Guard, the Band of the Royal Military College – Duntroon, a didgeridoo performance by Wing Commander Johnathon Lilley, an F/A-18 Hornet flypast and a 17 Gun Salute. Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin, AC, retired after more than 40 years’ service in the Australian Defence Force.

Australian Department of Defence

July 6, 2018