International Military Skills Competition


International Military Skills Competition (0.44 mins)

The Chief of Army’s International Military Skills Competition, known as Exercise Hydra, was supported in 2018 by Brisbane’s 7th Brigade (7 Bde), during 7-17 September. The skills competition saw International teams of soldiers and marines from the United States Marine Corps (MRF-D), His Majesty’s Armed Forces (HMAF - Tonga), the Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF), Papua New Guinea Defence Force (PNGDF) and the French Armed Forces in New Caledonia (FANC) complete at the Greenbank Training Area in Brisbane. The competition aims to build mutual trust, respect and cooperation amongst military forces in the Asia-Pacific region through a series of section/ squad sized all-corps activities, including obstacle courses, navigations exercises, shooting competitions and quick decision exercises.

Publish Date 20 Sep 2018
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