Topic: Ceremony and Traditions
With only two boats, the VIP Boat Squadron based at HMAS Waterhen in Sydney is a small, but important part of the Royal Australian Navy’s fleet.
For more than a century there have been hundreds of ships and aircraft as well as many thousands of people who have served the Royal Australian Navy, but who keeps tabs on ships past and present, and collects the history for future generations?
The Royal Australian Navy’s first Warrant Officer of the Navy, has recently passed away after a brief battle with cancer.
A retired Royal Australian Navy sailor handed over his 16th bell-rope designed for a naval vessel at a ceremony held for future destroyer Hobart’s provisional acceptance by Defence.
A retired Lieutenant Commander who left his mark on generations of Navy personnel has passed away at the age of 95.