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Cadets: Ex Long Tan Fri 9 AUG – Sun, 11 August 2019

EX LONG TAN AAC030 – Activity Notification and Consent Form 2017 vers 1

Warning Order Ex Long Tan 2019

Packing List for Ex Long Tan

 

Please see attached the Warning Order, Permission Form and Packing List for the upcoming bivouac Ex Long Tan. Please note we are leaving Friday night and returning Sunday afternoon.

 

Details are below:

 

When: Friday 09 August 2019 – Sunday 11 August 2019.

Time: Depart TGS @ 1545. Returning @ 1430. Dismissal @ 1500.

Where: O’Sullivan Farm, Pipeline Road, Kleinton

Transport – Stonestreets Bus

 

All other details can be found in the Warning Order.

 

Please return the signed permission forms to LT Trevisani NLT 02 August 2019 for catering purposes.

 

Kind Regards

 

LT(AAC) Lauren Trevisani

TGSACU Administration

L.Trevisani@twgs.qld.edu.au

Cadets: Home Training – Friday, 19 July 2019

Please find attached Routine Orders for Term 3, Week 1.

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Dress is DPCU Barracks.

Please read all the information carefully especially the dates to remember and get the permission forms in.

We am aware of a few external events happening at TGS this Friday so if you are not able to attend Home Training an email or note providing a reason for your absence must be given to LT(AAC) Trevisani before Friday.

Cadets: AFX Saturday, 21 September – Saturday, 28 September 2019

You may have received an email yesterday about the Annual Field Exercise (AFX) 2019. This is an important step on your journey and a fantastic example of the variety of things Army Cadets has to offer. The following information is for your perusal, please read it carefully and email me any questions asap.

 

The key points to consider are:

 

Dates:  TIER 1 and 2 – Saturday 21st September 2019 – Saturday 28th September 2019. TIER 3 – Saturday 28th September 2019 – Wednesday 2nd October 2019.

Timings: TBA

Location: Greenbank Military Training Area, Gallipoli Barracks Enoggera, and Canungra Military Training Area.

Transport: Bus arranged by HQ

Rations: Fresh and Ration Packs TBA

 

What to do now:

  1. Log in to Cadet Net (email LT Trevisani if you need a password change).
  2. Go to My Activities and Nominate for the correct TIER (please see note below).
  3. Email LT Trevisani with the TIER you nominated for.

 

NOTE:

  • If you have not attended an AFX before (you are a new recruit or last year’s recruit that did not attend camp) you MUST nominate for TIER 1.
  • If you attended Tier 1 last year you can nominate for TIER 2 and 3. Look at the preferences carefully and chose your elective quickly as they fill up fast. If you have an SDR you cannot attend SURVIVAL.
  • To nominated for Survival 2 or Engineering 2 you must have completed Mod 1 last year.
  • LCPLs and CPLs some of you will be required for TIER 1 to become Section Commanders for the 1st Years, if you think you would prefer to help out on Tier 1 rather than do electives please nominate for TIER 1 and let me know.

Cadets: Base Visit – Tuesday, 18 June 2019

BASE VISIT 2019 Warning Order

BASE VISIT 2019 Activity Notification and Consent Form vers 1

TGSACU will be conducting a Base Visit to Swartz Barracks, Oakey on Tuesday 18th June 2019. A visit to a military base like Swartz Barracks gives the cadets an opportunity to look at potential career opportunities given by the ARMY.  It is also an opportunity for cadets to have a hands on military experience.

 

Information for Parents is as follows:

Date: Tuesday 18th June 2019.

Timings: Drop off TGS loop NLT 0700. Pick up TGS loop 1530.

Boys involved in Rugby Mandatory Training will be back at TGS in time for this training.

Transport:  Bus

Food: Will be supplied either by TGS or Swartz Barracks. A water bottle is to be brought with each cadet.

Dress: DPCU Barracks

 

We are currently in discussion with the Army on the program for the day and this will be forwarded with correspondence in due course. Please sign and return the attached permission slip to LT Trevisani NLT Friday 14th June 2019 if you wish to attend.

Cadets: Routine Orders Friday, 24 May 2019

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Please find attached the RO for this week’s Home Training.

 

Important information for parents and cadets:

 

  1. The orderly room will be open from 0745h on Friday 24th for drop off of Packs and Webbing.
  2. Packing list needs to be followed closely as the Weather Forecast is for below 10 degrees Celsius. Warm under clothes, beanies and sleeping bags are vital. A kit check will be conducted and a list will be sent home for forgotten items.
  3. Parents please note timings for the Exercise. Drop off Saturday 0640h. Pick Up 1715h Sunday.
  4. The Sports Bus will run Saturday afternoon. At this stage we are waiting on game times and the bus departure time will be sent out Friday morning.

 

Kind Regards

 

LT(AAC) Lauren Trevisani

TGSACU Administration

Cadets: Routine Orders Friday, 17 May 2019

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Please find attached the Routine Orders for Friday 17th May 2019.

 

For your action:

  1. Ex Tarin Kowt Permission Forms have been sent out. Please sign and return asap for ease of catering. If you are not attending a leave form or email needs to be sent to me ASAP. Thank you for those that have already sent them back to me.
  2. It is starting to get cold on Parade nights now so put your cadet jumper in your bag in case you need it.

 

A big congratulations to CUO Tom Wallis and CDT Scott Radford for making the RSM-A Drill Team. They are off to Brisbane to represent our Battalion against cadets from other areas. Best of luck to the boys.

 

Well done to the cadets that attended and successfully passed LCPL’s Course last weekend. I hear it was a great weekend and lots was learnt by the cadets.

 

Kind Regards

 

LT(AAC) Lauren Trevisani

TGSACU Administration

L.Trevisani@twgs.qld.edu.au

Cadets: EX TARIN KOWT – 25 – 26 May 2019

Packing List for Ex Tarin Kowt

AAC030 – Activity Notification and Consent Form 2017 vers 1

Warning Order Ex Tarin Kowt 2019

Good Morning all,

 

Please see attached the Warning Order, Parental Permission and Packing List for EX TARIN KOWT being held in the Goomburra Valley on Saturday 25th May to Sunday 26th May 2019.

Please read the Warning Order carefully!! Any questions please email LT(AAC) Lauren Trevisani ASAP.

 

Parents:

Please read all the information carefully then sign and return Parental Permission to me NLT Wednesday 22nd May 2019.

 

Cadets:

Start packing/organising your equipment now! There will be no Kit check done so you need to follow the packing list carefully and make sure you have all your required equipment.

 

Kind Regards

 

LT(AAC) Lauren Trevisani

TGSACU Administration

L.Trevisani@twgs.qld.edu.au