One important but perhaps less tangible role in Operation Bushfire Assist is the one being performed by military chaplains.
ADF personnel thrust into the scorched South Australian landscape have worked closely together to deliver their best for the community.
Australian Army and Papua New Guinean Defence Force officers have worked with various agencies at the Swift’s Creek Incident Control Centre.
Indonesian Armed Forces has deployed personnel to work alongside the ADF as part of Operation Bushfire Assist.
One of two Army ambulances flown by strategic airlifter from Brisbane to Canberra is operating at altitudes of more than 1300m alongside fire truck
Royal New Zealand Air Force helicopters are soaring over Canberra delivering Australian soldiers to remote areas.
Chinooks have proven their worth helping move people and supplies from isolated communities.
Papua New Guinean Defence Force personnel are proving the strength of neighbourhood bonds as they help communities in East Gippsland.
In a summer of extremes, one minute Corporal Ashton Brooks was in the Sydney to Hobart yacht race and the next she was coordinating cargo movements.
Inspired by ADF efforts to help people affected by flooding in Queensland, Leading Aircraftman Clay Brown is making a difference with his dozer.
A massive effort is taking place behind the scenes to meet energy needs in isolated Victorian communities.
It was all hands to the pumps as New Year's Eve flames licked at the base on the NSW south coast.