Holly Godwin

Captain Holly Godwin is an Education Officer currently posted to Recruit Development Wing, Army Recruit Training Centre, Kapooka. She was the Training Development Officer on AACAP in 2018, delivering accredited and non-accredited training to Indigenous community members in the township of Yalata, South Australia as part of the AACAP contingent with 17 Construction Squadron.

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Army Aboriginal Community Assistance Program (AACAP) 2018 – Yalata, South Australia

In this article, posted as part of The Cove's NAIDOC Week celebrations, Holly Godwin gives a personal account of the Army Aboriginal Community Assistance Program, a major annual deployment which has been undertaken for over two decades yet is little-known outside the Army.

By Holly Godwin