War Room

Contemporary Operating Environment

Covid-19 ceasefire unlikely to hasten peace in Thailand’s south | The Interpreter

In this time of COVID-19, you can use The Cove's 'Friends and Partners' network to help keep you informed of what is happening in our region.

By The Cove

Future Operating Environment

Australia's Amphibious Capability: Where to from here?

After spending some time at sea with the current amphibious capability, Zacharie Wright-Hansen has some thoughts on the way forward.

By Zacharie Wright-Hansen

Future Operating Environment

The Iron Man Suit is (probably) a Dead End

"I am Iron Man" - who doesn’t want to say that? In this article Gareth Rice looks at the history of 'advanced combat suits' and speculates about their future.

By Gareth Rice

Innovation and Adaptation

Do we Understand our Workforce?

In this article Darren Murch asks 'do we understand our Workforce?' He then posits that truly understanding the current workforce will help us recruit the workforce of the future.

By Darren Murch OAM

Contemporary Operating Environment

Lavarack Papers

For your Friday long read we present the 'Lavarack Papers', a collection of professional development essays from 3 Brigade's 2019 PME program.

By Lavarack Papers 2019 | Editorial Team

Innovation and Adaptation

Enhancing Army’s intellectual capacity through MakerSpaces | Australian Army Research Centre

This link to the Land Power Forum from Australian Army Research Centre examines MakerSpaces. A great piece on innovation.

By The Cove

Contemporary Operating Environment

C3 and the Hong Kong protests – An example of the future in the Asia Pacific region

In this well researched article, David Allison looks at how the protesters during Hong Kong’s 2019 large scale pro-democracy protests were able to be flexible and constantly adapt to their...

By David Allison

Contemporary Operating Environment

Cove Interview | RSM 2nd Division, WO1 Darren Murch OAM

The Director of The Cove, LTCOL Greg Colton, sits down with the RSM 2nd Division, WO1 Darren Murch, to discuss OP BUSHFIRE ASSIST

By Darren Murch OAM

Future Operating Environment

Battle 2029 - Combined Arms Manoeuvre in the Year 2029

Josh Higgins has provided another fantastic piece of military fiction in this PME package, this time in the form of a futuristic war-game. What will you do to defeat the enemy?

By Josh Higgins

Future Operating Environment

Understanding Offensive Support: An Airman Responds

In this post, Dougal Robertson provides an airman's response to Greg Colton's article 'Future Fires | A New Approach to Understanding Offensive Support'.

By Dougal Robertson

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