ADFA Open Day



ADFA Open Day

What's on at ADFA Open Day?

Here's your opportunity to discover what makes ADFA so different to standard unis, whilst meeting students and experiencing some of the activities they enjoy.

At the ADFA Open Day you can:

  • Browse military displays to learn more about the Navy, Army and Air Force
  • Watch aerial displays featuring military aircraft
  • Witness a simulated helicopter and armoured personnel carrier section assault
  • Get course information and career advice from ADF personnel and UNSW Canberra staff


When is ADFA Open Day?

ADFA Open Day will be held in August 2019. Stay tuned for further details.

To arrange a tour of ADFA at another time, call the ADFA Visits Liaison Officer on
(02) 6268 8541



The ultimate VIP ADFA experience could be yours


As a winner of the ADFA Open Day competition, you'll be flown to Canberra for the ultimate VIP ADFA experience. You could get to tackle an over-water military obstacle course, fire weapons at an indoor simulation range, spend one-on-one time with ADFA students, get your hands on ADF equipment, receive a merchandise pack and much more.

Following your complimentary overnight stay, you'll spend Saturday at the 2019 ADFA Open Day, learning everything you need to know about life at Australia's finest military and academic training institute.

For your chance to win, check back in July 2019 to enter.



Why choose ADFA?


Where else could you receive expert leadership development and education, as well as study at the same time for a world-class degree in Arts, Business, Engineering, Science or Technology? That's how ADFA develops and educates the future leaders of the Navy, Army and Air Force.




What are the key benefits?



A world-class degree from the University of New South Wales

A salary as you study plus subsidised food and accommodation

Highly sought-after qualifications with no HELP debt

Free fitness and leisure facilities

Free medical and dental care

A guaranteed job as an Officer in the ADF upon graduation