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History of the National Intelligence Community

Where it all began - the Australian Intelligence Community

Australia's intelligence effort started in the lead-up to the First World War, devoted primarily to counter-espionage.  

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Shaping the Intelligence Community

Since World War II, the demands on the Australian intelligence community have evolved markedly.

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Forming a National Intelligence Community

The most recent review of the intelligence community was the 2017 Independent Intelligence Review

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Australian Intelligence Community Timeline

The Australian Intelligence Community has been active since the Second World War.

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