Life is hard. Keep yourself S.A.F.E.R

Leaders today have the opportunity to guide and influence others in the skills, knowledge and attitude required for a successful soldiering in the profession of Arms. Haydn Parsons believes this...

By Haydn Parsons


Are we forgetting our history?

In this opinion article, Todd Snowden discusses his view on how some Army units could be forgetting their history.

By Todd Snowden


Charismatic Leadership during a Crisis

Darren Murch OAM explores how Charismatic Leadership can inspire and influence individuals during crises, such as the 2019 NW QLD Floods and 2019/20 Bushfire emergencies.

By Darren Murch OAM


Reflections on the First Katari War

Joint Warfighting Assessment 19 was a major wargaming exercise held in the US last year. In this article, Grant Shottenkirk uses the scenario to identify tactical, technical and organisational...

By Grant Shottenkirk


Preparing the Reinforcing Battle Group

This article highlights some of the lessons learned by Battle Group Jacka during Ex Talisman Sabre 19. The author hopes it will improve the generation, insertion and capability of future Reinforcing...

By James Eling


The 2nd Lieutenant – a necessary development pathway for Part-time officers

Doug Laidlaw argues that the re-introduction of the rank of 2nd LT for army officers who commission through the Part Time Officer Commissioning Course would enable a structured learning pathway for...

By Doug Laidlaw


Drone Use at the Warrant Officer and Non-Commissioned Officer Academy

Headquarters Forces Command has issued the 'DJI Phantom 4 Pro Plus' UAS to units across the command, this short video showcases just how the Warrant Officer and Non-Commissioned Officer Academy are...

By The Warrant Officer and Non-Commissioned Officer Academy


The Shared Warrant Officer and Senior-Non Commissioned Officer Experience and All-Corps Soldier Training

What do we want from our senior soldiers? Callum Waite examines analysis of instructor experiences at the Army's Warrant Officer and Senior Non-Commissioned Officer Wing at Canungra.

By Callum Waite


Transforming ICT Support to Army Training

As Army transforms it's training, Gordon Terry explores how a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) concept could transform how Army delivers ICT capability to the classroom.

By Gordon Terry


Setting the Standard – Patrolling is not Combat Shooting | Grounded Curiosity

Another relevant and insightful post from Grounded Curiosity, this time on individual patrolling techniques. Are you ready to observe and engage the enemy before they do the same to you?

By The Cove