Joint Media Release – Prime Minister, Minister for Defence, Minister for Defence Industry, Minister for Defence Personnel – ADF Senior Leadership Appointments

The Government will recommend to the Governor-General a number of command changes to the Australian Defence Force.
Following confirmation, Lieutenant General Angus Campbell AO, DSC will be appointed Chief of the Defence Force when Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin AC completes his tenure in July.
Lt Gen Campbell joined the ADF in 1981 and has demonstrated outstanding leadership during his time as Chief of Army. His guidance will be instrumental as Australia modernises its military capabilities and continues its operations both in our region and around the globe.