The Redbacks were once an extremely significant part of the eAustralian military.
Originally created in the original set up of the eAustralian minister by Tecchi in late december 2008 and early 2009, they were responsible for the sending of gifts and weapons to the Australian Military, but majorly focusing upon the eAustralian military elite, the DropBears.
The last official government article that mentions their use was this one, in which it was stated that the squad commanders for the Redbacks would be announced at a later date. Soon afterwards, it was announced by the Australian Defence Department that the Australian Commando Unit Koalas would be created.
"They are the lifeline to the Dropbears. A Redback's responsibilities include distributing weapons and moving tickets, as well as gifting Dropbears.
- Active (online once a day)
- Knowledge of the Wellness System and Gifting
- No strength or level requirements!
Squads were, by early April, able to be seen to be set up in squad of 8, and were, as well as supplying the military with both gifts and weapons, meant to be the 33rd-64th strongest military citizens of Australia (the highest 32 being members of the DropBears. This, then, is believed to be seen as its moving towards the creation of the Australian Commando Unit Koalas.
The Redbacks were officially retired in mid 2009.
The Redbacks were re-instated officially in January 2010.