Staff Cadets from the Royal Military College – Duntroon, were in Whyalla, South Australia, last month conducting a wide range of stability operations in fictional scenarios – on Exercise Binh Ba.
CAPTION: Staff cadets from the Royal Military College Duntroon conduct stability operations on Ex Binh Ba in Whyalla, South Australia. Photo by Sergeant W Guthrie.
The purpose of stability operations are to maintain or establish a secure environment, creating conditions to aid delivery of humanitarian relief, emergency infrastructure reconstruction and the provision of essential government services.
The training package is designed to introduce staff cadets to a changing battlespace, with numerous and unpredictable threats, all operating around and among local populations.
Exercise Binh Ba was conducted in Whyalla, South Australia, from 11 to 22 November 2017.