Matthew Crook


Matthew Crook is a Maintenance Engineer currently posted to the Headquarters 1st Division. He has progressively been employed in Regimental and Staff roles from Troop up to Functional Command HQ and has subsequently obtained experience in FORGEN and OPGEN at each level.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.

Command Post

A Novel Means of Improving Preparedness

How do unit commanders know they are 'Ready Now' today? Matthew Crooks suggests a novel way of enabling individuals and junior commanders to manage the present needs, to be Ready Now.

By Matthew Crook