Images from joint Australian and United States of America defence force exercise Talisman Saber 2013 being held in the Capricorn region.
As well as the spin offs from local jobs created through that work, Singapore will also increase its troop numbers from 6000 to 14,000 each year in Queensland.
CAPRICORNIA MP Michelle Landry says CQ is set for one of the biggest jobs and retail spending boosts in defence history following a historic deal signed.
EVERY two years US and Australian soldiers descend on Shoalwater Bay, in the Rockhampton region, for a joint military exercise.
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“WAR” was declared in Talisman Saber yesterday as 28,000 Australian and US troops mobilized for day one of the massive joint training exercise.