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Visit to Australia of the Canadian National Defence College



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DEFENCE press release DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE CANBERRA

FRIDAY, JANUARY 9. 1976 NO. 4/76

VISIT TO AUSTRALIA OF THE CANADIAN NATIONAL DEFENCE COLLEGE

Members of the staff and students of the Canadian National Defence College will visit Australia from January 12 to 16.

The group, which would be led by Major General Gerard John James Edwards, comprises senior Service officers as well as Federal and Provincial public servants, businessmen and academics.

The group also includes officers of the British and United States Diplomatic Service and Service officers from Australia, Britain and the United States.

The group will arrive in Canberra on Monday, January 12 and will be given briefings on Australia's foreign affairs, defence, economy and trade. During a visit to Sydney on January 15 they will be further briefed on the subjects of city administration, Commonwealth-State relations, and Australia in the post-election period.

This will be the fourth visit to Australia of the Canadian National Defence College, others having taken place in 1968, 1971 and 1974.

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