Exercise KOWARI Starts in North Queensland

Exercise KOWARI, a trilateral military exercise between Australia, the United States and China begins in North Queensland today.
First held in 2014, the annual exercise encourages participating military personnel to work together in the Australian bush to conduct a series of training activities including hiking, sea kayaking, mountaineering and canyoning.
The Chief of the Australian Army, Lieutenant General Rick Burr, AO, DSC, MVO, said Exercise KOWARI was designed to strengthen cooperation between the three participating nations.