Talisman Sabre 2023, the largest yet, involves nations like France and Fiji. The exercise, from July 22 to August 4 in northern Australia, aims to enhance military ties and readiness, with a large maritime aspect. It marks a key ADF-US military collaboration.



  1. Talisman Sabre 2023 will be the most extensive exercise, involving countries like Fiji, France, Japan, and others with the US and Australia.
  2. Fiji, Papua New Guinea, and Tonga will collaborate in amphibious operations and land combat with Australian Army, promoting joint training.
  3. The Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand will observe, fostering regional cooperation and military ties.
  4. The exercise aims to boost readiness, joint capabilities, deterrence, and interoperability.