We are proudly based in Australia supporting the local communities acting as Prime Systems Integrator and partner of both defence and civilian contractors. We offer our broad global portfolio of products, services and solutions and transfer our technologies and know-how to Australia to enrich, empower and build local skills.

Protecting Australia since 1885

Protecting Australia since 1885

Since 1885 We have been supplying cutting edge technology solutions to Australia. Today, Leonardo is a key player within Australian Defence Industry with a significant in-country base of installed equipment across Australia, including operating sites in Melbourne, Perth and Nowra.

Where we are

Fishermans Bend

Head Office and Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Facility


Leonardo Australia - Head Office and MRO
130 Todd road, Fishermans Bend
Port Melbourne VIC 3207
Phone: +61 3 9117 7611


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The Rockingham facility, located South of Perth, is the regional hub for engineering, integration, installation and through life support and plays a key role in Leonardo's execution of Naval programmes in Western Australia. 


Leonardo Australia Pty Ltd 
42 Tesla road
Rockingham WA 6168
Phone: +61 3 9117 7611


Partech Systems,  a Leonardo Australia Company

Partech Systems, now part of the Leonardo Group, is Australia’s leader in providing avionics test solutions. Partech is developing a Maintenance Repair Overhaul – Avionics Centre of Excellence for important ADF platforms across Air, Sea and Land with the acquisition of an LM-STAR. Working on key components of the F-35, continuing to support the MRH-90 helicopter and solving mission critical problems for the Australian Defence Force on the S-70B-2 Seahawk and F/A-18 Hornets.


Partech Systems Pty Ltd (a Leonardo Australia Company)
1 Garadi street
Yerriyong NSW 2540
Phone: +61 2 4422 2709

Essendon Fields

Leonardo Helicopters is based at Essendon Fields and is a full-service operation centre undertaking aircraft assembly and maintenance, logistics management and other related support functions. Engineering activities include scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, aircraft modifications, deployed support to customer maintenance activities and aircraft assembly and disassembly for transport by air and sea. Typical customers for the business are emergency services, offshore operators, government and private customers.


Leonardo Australia Pty Ltd 
Hangar 19, 4 Challenger Court
Essendon Fields VIC 3041
Phone: +61 3 9227 3700


Leonardo Australia - Canberra


Leonardo Australia 
Office 10A, Level 1, 18 Brindabella circuit, Brindabella Business Park
Canberra ACT  2609
Phone: +61 3 9117 7611

Our capabilities and solutions


Leonardo has a range of rotary wing solutions including conventional, tiltrotor and UAS systems, operating in the most demanding environments, and offers a complete range of maintenance, engineering, training and logistic support services to ensure the finest customer support experience. Leonardo is also a major partner in Australia’s most advanced medium-lift helicopter: the MRH-90.

Land and Naval Systems

Leonardo is currently executing a New Generation Communications Modernisation Programme for the Navy, featuring a state-of-the-art System Integration & Test Facility, Training Centre and full through life support. New product innovation has been realised in Australia by Leonardo in support of major naval projects and to help Australian Defence achieving future Network Centric Integration.

Security & Information Systems

Leonardo supplies Automatic Number Plate Recognition systems in Australia and contributed to a safer and secured Commonwealth Games in 2018. In March 2018 Leonardo was awarded a contract by the Bureau of Meteorology to deliver state-of-the-art meteorological radars in Australia, using radar systems manufactured by Leonardo in Germany.

Airborne and Space Systems

Leonardo has been supplying Defence Electronics in Australia for over 50 years by providing it with leading-edge radar systems, sensors and technologies to support territory and maritime surveillance. Leonardo has further contributed to the protection of Australian Defence Forces through the supply of sophisticated Counter Measure Systems.


In the ’60s we provided the RAAF with 97 Aermacchi MB.326 jet trainers which were assembled by the Commonwealth Aircraft Corp, and more recently we delivered 10 C-27J Spartans: Leonardo’s medium tactical airlifter. Within the ATR joint venture we have a significant supply base of ATR-72 aircraft operating for both Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand airlines.

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News & Stories

Leonardo Australia at Land Forces

On the first week of June Leonardo Australia attended the Land Forces expo in Brisbane with the intent to broaden its scope of influence within the Australian market in the land domain and to bring forth its wide range of products