Operation Catalyst. Al Samawah. Private Thomas Savage from the Townsville-based 2nd Battalion of The Royal Austalian Regiment. He is sporting some rather heavy and hot body armour that has recently been issued to Aussie troops.
Flying Officer Tess Wyllie, a Nursing Officer, at the Australian Military Hospital Dili. The Task Force in East Timor is made up of various different elements from the Defence Force and Federal Police, as well as some contributions made by New Zealand, Malaysia and Portugal.
Warrant Officer Class 1 Ashly on the left (The Regimental Sergeant Major of the Joint Task Force), on patrol in Dilli. A very strange thing to see an RSM on a section strength patrol.
Exercise Suman Warrior 2006 at Ross Island barracks. Aussie M113 Recovery vehicle landing along with British, New Zealand, Malaysian and Singaporian troops. The exercise is a capability comparison and learning exercise.
Petty Officer Naval Police Coxswain Ondeane Wykes at the helm of HMAS Kanimbla in Dili Harbour, Timor-Leste. HMAS Kanimbla is acting as a mobile Australian infrastructure in Dilli harbour and was one of the first Australian elements to arrive at the outbreak of violence.
5th Aviation Regiment Black Hawk helicopter over the hills just out of Dili, Timor Leste
Guard Tower 1 - View and equipment in the early morning at Camp Smitty in Iraq
Private (Pte) Mitchell Standing gives the thumbs up from the top cover position of an Australian Bushmaster Infantry Mobility Vehicle (IMV) in Southern Iraq.