Why join the Army?

The Army offers a blend of career and lifestyle opportunities that's hard to match in the civilian world; plus rewarding work that can really make a difference.

An exciting, well-balanced life

An exceptional lifestyle is built into every Army career, plus you'll enjoy plenty of action-packed downtime too.

Excellent salary packages

You'll earn a competitive salary in the Army, even when you're training or learning a trade, plus generous Superannuation and special allowances.

A range of benefits

Your pay goes much further when you get free medical and dental, subsidised accommodation, free fitness facilities and more.

Personal and professional development

Through world-class training and education programs, you'll enjoy ongoing investment in your career development in the Army.

World-renowned leadership training

As an Army Officer you'll receive the finest leadership training and enjoy outstanding career opportunities across many professions.

Successful careers

Thousands of men and women enjoy career success in the Army. Here you can meet some of them, and share their stories.