Trenchline

Tactics

The Defeat of the Red Baron – Future Air Defence of the Manoeuvre Force

In this article Braden Holmes has a look at the Australian Army's current and future Air Defence capability.

Tactics

Lightweight Handheld Mortars: A Suitable and Effective Platform to be Organic to Rifle Platoons

Debate regarding provision of a lightweight mortar for employment within rifle platoons of the RAR has increased in the current decade.This article continues the discussion.

War Room

Our Stories: The ADF on Operations - Series Two Episode Eight: Anzac Reunion At Taji

Task Group Taji is a combined force of Australian and New Zealand Defence Force personnel that first deployed to Iraq in May 2015 at the request of the Iraqi Government.

War Room

Our Stories: The ADF on Operations: Series Two Episode Seven: Corporal Levi Stripp

Task Group Taji is a combined force of Australian and New Zealand Defence Force personnel that first deployed to Iraq in May 2015 at the request of the Iraqi Government.


Leadership

Reflection on Service and Duty

In this article, Darren Murch reflects on service and duty, two of the foundations on which the profession of arms is built.

Leadership

On Followership: Seeing the Weight of Leadership | From the Green Notebook

In this link, via 'From the Green Notebook', Joe Byerly asks us to reflect on how good we are at being followers.

Leadership

Role Models and Vulnerability | The Army Leader

In this link to The Army Leader, Richard Clark talks about the importance of role models.

Leadership

The Power of Humility

Being a humble leader in the changing leadership environment


Training

Top 5 Lessons in DATEing: An OPFOR Platoon Commander’s Perspective

Isabella Baldwin shares her experience working with 5 RIFLES during Exercise Prairie Storm while on long term exchange in the UK.

Training

‘Slow Down’ – A Response by the CO of the Army School of Transport

The Commanding Officer of the Army School of Transport provides a response to our recent article on driver safety.

Training

A New Approach to Collective Training - Lessons Drawn from Sport and Music

As TALISMAN SABRE 19 ramps up, this pertinent Friday Long-Read looks at the purpose of collective training.

Training

Clean Slate without Prejudice?

To continue our NAIDOC week celebrations here at The Cove, we have an article from Captain Peter Ross, the Indigenous Liaison Officer at Forces Command, on the 'Tribal Warrior' program. This is a...


Values

CoveTalk | NAIDOC Week with RSM NORFORCE

This special NAIDOC Week CoveTalk was with RSM NORFOCE, WO1 Ken Nelliman.

Values

A Nomad by Profession Meets the Reality

In this article we join Captain Kathleen Pisani on a voyage of self discovery.

Values

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...

Training

Clean Slate without Prejudice?

To continue our NAIDOC week celebrations here at The Cove, we have an article from Captain Peter Ross, the Indigenous Liaison Officer at Forces Command, on the 'Tribal Warrior' program. This is a...


Soldiers' Fives

The After Action Review

This video provides advice on how to conduct an After Action Review.

Soldiers' Fives

Blueprint for a Lesson

This video provides practical advice on how to structure a lesson.

Soldiers' Fives

Leadership Principles

In this short video, Brad Percy discusses the practical application of leadership.

Soldiers' Fives

Combined Arms Training for Effect

In this short video, members of 8/9 RAR discuss how the training they conducted utilising Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter and Multi-role Helicopter has helped in setting them up for success when they...


Leadership

Reflection on Service and Duty

In this article, Darren Murch reflects on service and duty, two of the foundations on which the profession of arms is built.

By Darren Murch

Leadership

On Followership: Seeing the Weight of Leadership | From the Green Notebook

In this link, via 'From the Green Notebook', Joe Byerly asks us to reflect on how good we are at being followers.

By The Cove

Training

Top 5 Lessons in DATEing: An OPFOR Platoon Commander’s Perspective

Isabella Baldwin shares her experience working with 5 RIFLES during Exercise Prairie Storm while on long term exchange in the UK.

By Isabella Baldwin

Values

CoveTalk | NAIDOC Week with RSM NORFORCE

This special NAIDOC Week CoveTalk was with RSM NORFOCE, WO1 Ken Nelliman.

By The Cove

Training

‘Slow Down’ – A Response by the CO of the Army School of Transport

The Commanding Officer of the Army School of Transport provides a response to our recent article on driver safety.

By Sally McClellan

Training

A New Approach to Collective Training - Lessons Drawn from Sport and Music

As TALISMAN SABRE 19 ramps up, this pertinent Friday Long-Read looks at the purpose of collective training.

By Thomas Basan

Leadership

Role Models and Vulnerability | The Army Leader

In this link to The Army Leader, Richard Clark talks about the importance of role models.

By The Cove

Values

A Nomad by Profession Meets the Reality

In this article we join Captain Kathleen Pisani on a voyage of self discovery.

By Kathleen Pisani

Values

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...

By Holly Godwin

Training

Clean Slate without Prejudice?

To continue our NAIDOC week celebrations here at The Cove, we have an article from Captain Peter Ross, the Indigenous Liaison Officer at Forces Command, on the 'Tribal Warrior' program. This is a...

By Peter Ross

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