Welcome to DSTO. The Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) is part of Australia's Department of Defence. DSTO is the Australian Government’s lead agency charged with applying science and technology to protect and defend Australia and its national interests.

DSTO releases its Cyber 2020 Vision for the future

DSTO Cyber Science and Technology Plan

The DSTO Cyber Science and Technology Plan has been developed to guide research activities in cyber. It provides key stakeholders and the national and international science communities a detailed view of the DSTO approach to address current and future cyber challenges.

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New program to strengthen Defence research

Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky speaking at the launch of new the Defence Science Partnerships program.

A new partnership program between the Department of Defence and the innovation sector launched today will strengthen and enhance the impact of Defence...

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US delegation discusses national security research with Australia

Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky, Dr Reginald Brothers and Assistant Minister for Defence Stuart Robert.

Assistant Minister for Defence, Stuart Robert, today hosted a meeting with a delegation from the United States Department of Homeland Security to...

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