Holistic Aviation is a supplier of integrated security solutions to the aviation industry.

The Australian Aviation Industry faces the threat of terrorism. The severity of this threat revealed itself in the 2017 attempt to smuggle explosives onto an Etihad flight leaving Sydney Airport.

Holistic Aviation is working with Australia’s Aviation Industry to secure critical infrastructure via the provision of cutting edge checkpoint security solutions. Our aim is to improve security outcomes whilst maximising the operational efficiencies that should come with upgrades in security infrastructure.


IDSS Detect 1000 checkpoint
baggage scanners

Sales and Installation

Routine maintenance
and repairs


The centre point of our approach to checkpoint security revolves around our strategic relationship with Integrated Defence and Security Solutions (IDSS).

IDSS, via the DETECT™ 1000 is a supplier of computer tomography (CT) scanners designed for use at walkthrough checkpoints. The DETECT™ 1000 is currently the world’s most advanced CT scanner optimised for use in the security industry.

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Who we are

Founded in Newcastle where the head office is currently based, Holistic Industries currently operates along the Australian eastern seaboard with the ability to project international when required. Holistic Industries key leadership group include:

Ben Dewson

Managing Director/Co-Founder

  • 19 years experience in the security industry including training and assessing
  • Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • 2017 Kristen Keegan Young Business Executive of the Year

Charles Hall

General Manager/Director

  • 16 years experience in the security industry
  • Instrumental role in the creation of the Newcastle Entertainment
    Precinct (NEP) and its effective implementation
  • Creator of Holistic Security’s Quality Management System

Steven Lawn

Non-Executive Director/Co-Founder

  • 16 years experience in the security industry
  • 8 years Australian Army Special Forces
  • Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from Oxford University, UK. Master of Arts (M.A.) International Security Studies from Macquarie University, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) History – University of Newcastle

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