Exercise Talisman Sabre is a multinational military exercise between Australia, the US, and other partner nations. It aims to improve combat readiness and interoperability.


  • Talisman Sabre is a major multinational military exercise to improve combat readiness.
  • The 10th and biggest iteration, Exercise Talisman Sabre 2023 (TS23), will occur from 22 July to 4 August 2023.
  • Over 30,000 military personnel from 13 nations will participate, with others observing.
  • Training will occur across multiple Australian regions.
  • Defence will ensure public safety, environmental impact management, and legislative compliance during TS23.