Hodgdon and Australian Munitions celebrate 30 years as partners
American firm Hodgdon was started by Bruce Hodgdon roughly 70 years ago. A keen reloader, at the end of WWII he’d heard the US military was literally burning off surplus smokeless propellant just to be rid of it. Following up…
New contract for Benalla facility boosts regional job growth and export opportunities to the US
Minister for Defence Christopher Pyne took to the Thales Australia stand at Land Forces this week to announce the MoU for the Australian Munitions Benalla facility to produce new products for the US market, including high tech bombs for the…
Thales and Chemring enhancing Australia’s Sovereign Industrial Capability in Munitions
Thales and Chemring have signed an MoU for strategic cooperation in the design, development and manufacture of a future Family of Grenades capability. The Family of Grenade integrated product range will include fragmentation, offensive, smoke and training products as well…
Thanks for visiting Sydney’s 2018 SSAA Shot Expo
The team at Australian Munitions would like to say thank you to all the customers and supporters who visited the stand at the 2018 SSAA Shot Expo in Sydney last month.
Long Term Propellant Supply Confirmed
The Australian Defence Force has confirmed their decision for Thales Australia (as Australian Munitions) to continue munitions manufacture for long term ADI Propellant supply. This announcement provides hundreds of highly skilled regional Australian workers in Benalla and Mulwala guaranteed job…
Update on the New Modernised Propellant Manufacturing Facility
Australian Munitions is excited to introduce the first of our new single based flake Australian Pistol Shotgun (APS) propellants. It has been manufactured from the new Mulwala propellant facility for use in the civilian market – ADI World Class Powders…
Australian Munitions display on the Museum ship ex-HMAS Castlemaine
The Maritime Trust of Australia (MTA) owns and preserves the ex-HMAS Castlemaine at Williamstown, Victoria.
Going for gold with ADI
Talented shooter Aislin Jones is competing in Rio – along with shotgun ammunition powered by ADI World Class Powders.
Australian Munitions Fundraiser and New Reloading Clinic
Australian Munitions started two new initiatives at the recent SSAA Shot Expo in Sydney, both of which exceeded expectations. We ran a fundraiser for two worthy Australian charities – Soldier On and Legacy – and provided demonstrations on the art…
Thanks for visiting Sydney’s SSAA Shot Expo
The team at Australian Munitions says thank you to all the customers and supporters who visited the stand at the SSAA Shot Expo in Sydney at the end of June.