Personnel from Brisbane’s 7th Combat Brigade and supporting elements from the 6th Brigade are taking part in the multi-national Joint Warfighting Assessment 2021 (JWA 21) at Fort Carson in the United States.
The Gallipoli Barracks Sergeants’ Mess has received a traditional artwork as part of National Reconciliation Week, painted by local Indigenous artist Christopher McGregor-Sandy.
Gallipoli Barracks will hold a Garrison Family Day on Sunday April 18 to thank loved ones of Defence members and help link members and their families with support organisations.
Heavy use of simulation allowed new members posted to the 7th Combat Brigade to successfully plan and execute combat operations against a notional enemy during Exercise Diamond Dawn.
Soldiers from 7th Combat Brigade training on the Army Combatives Program were shown how hand-to-hand combat was done in the good old days.
Soldiers from the 7th Combat Brigade will remain on duty over the festive season on Operation COVID-19 Assist.
Ask Trooper Aimee Doolan why she wanted to join the Army, and her answer is simple: it was the example set by her mother, Julie.
In a first, two Australian lieutenants have completed the Republic of Fiji Military Forces infantry captains’ course in a sign of the deepening relationship between the two countries.