Commander 3rd Brigade, Brigadier Shane Caughey (3rd from left) with award recipients from the first Junior Leader Course for the year at Lavarack Barracks. (L -R) Private Erin Tiernay-Instructor Award (Lavarack Health Center), Lance Corporal Todd Crossin (1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment – 1 RAR) Trainee of Merit Award & Leadership Award, Private Jae Butler-Evans (1 RAR) Operations Award. 2012.
Papua New Guinea Defence Force (PNGDF) soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, Pacific Island Regiment (2 PIR) pictured training in North Queensland during Exercise Wantok Warrior, an annual infantry exchange between the PNGDF and the Australian Army. They were training with their counterparts from 1st Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment (1 RAR) at Townsville Field Training Area (TFTA). 2011
1 RAR mortar platoon conducting the annual E2-E5 competency shoots over 17th – 26th February 2014.
Soldiers of the 205th Corps Advisory Team, Bulgarian Security Forces Assistance Team and 1st Battalion Royal Australian Regiment gathered together to play a friendly soccer match against soldiers of the 205th Hero Corps, Afghan National Army, at Camp Hero, Kandahar, Afghanistan, Feb. 20, 2014.
While the coalition team lost the game 6-1, it did not deter from all the players’ good spirits and their sportsmanship.
Townsville’s 1 RAR Sniper team, PTE Liam Sullivan and PTE Luke Barnes engage stationary targets out to 1100m during the Observation/Clod Shoot match at the International Sniper Competition, as part of AASAM 2012