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


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


Training and Education Transformation at the School of Infantry

Director Professional Military Education answers the burning question "What's all this Spinifex stuff?" with an overview of how a new approach at the School of Infantry is driving training...

By Fiona Curtis


The Importance of Multi–Skilling Unit Quartermaster Personnel

Faith Miller writes on the importance of multi-skilling unit quartermaster soldiers in the lead up to the merging of ECNs to ensure they are building a resilient, adaptive and contemporary trade.

By Faith Miller


The Power of Humility

Being a humble leader in the changing leadership environment

By Darren Murch OAM


PME is not just for Officers

The problem with being too busy to read is that you learn by experience (or by your men’s experience), i.e. the hard way.

By Daniel Cowan


Should career courses still be graded?

Does the impact of grading mean we play it safe when we are being assessed on career courses? 

By Jack Goener

Tactical and Technical

Army Strength and Conditioning: Program Design Considerations for the Combat Athlete

This article seeks to highlight the considerations that need to be made when programming for combat athletes

By Robbie Dunlop

Military History

War Memorialisation in Australia: A Question Of Why?

On the red field of battle you are laid far away, Still our tribute of love to your memory we pay

By Anna Cowley