Age of the Dragon

What will our future warships do?

Bradley Perrett
Updated March 1 2024 - 5:04pm, first published 1:00pm

What are all these new warships for? The government says our fleet of combat vessels will rise from 11 now to 26 in the 2040s, but what, exactly, are they supposed to do for us?

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Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett is a regular ACM columnist with a focus on Australia's relationship with China, covering defence, strategy, trade, economics and domestic policy. He was based in Beijing as a journalist from 2004 to 2020.

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