Australia’s Lack of Self-Reliance
This article explains the magnitude of the problem we face to achieve self-reliance here in Australia. We must recognise that our world—particularly in the region where we live and trade—is becoming less predictable and the chances of conflict are increasing. Our trade and supply lines and computer-based communications can be broken—COVID and several large hacks have shown that clearly. We must respond: relying on the market to deliver will not cut it any more.