Prince of Wales Award recipient Lieutenant Commander Paul Wirth (left) and his employer, Ms Cathy Lyon (centre right), from the Women's and Children's Hospital South Australia, are presented their awards by Chair Defence Reserves Support Council - SA, Dr Andrew Cannon, AM (centre left) and Head Reserve and Youth Division, Rear Admiral Bruce Kafer, AM, CSC, RANR. (photo: CPL Colin Dadd)
Prince of Wales Award recipient Lieutenant Commander Paul Wirth (left) and his employer, Ms Cathy Lyon (centre right), from the Women's and Children's Hospital South Australia, are presented their awards by Chair Defence Reserves Support Council - SA, Dr Andrew Cannon, AM (centre left) and Head Reserve and Youth Division, Rear Admiral Bruce Kafer, AM, CSC, RANR.

South Australian Prince of Wales Award winners

Navy Reservists comprised three of the five Prince of Wales recipients awarded their prizes in South Australia over the past several months.

 

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  • Station Leader, Commander Rebecca Jeffcoat, leads the Anzac Day service at Casey Station, Antarctica. (photo: Mr George Brettingham-Moore)

    Anzac Day in Antarctica

    A veteran Defence Force Naval Officer has led Australia’s southern-most Anzac Day dawn service at Casey research station in Antarctica.

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  • Members of the HMAS AE1 survey expedition crew, from left, Rear Admiral Peter Briggs AO CSC RAN (Rtd), James Hunter, Andrew Woods, Rob Kraft, Patrick Travis, Richard Seabrook, Paul Mayer, Rudi Schlepp and Roger Turner. (photo: Paul G. Allen)

    Expedition provides detailed new look at HMAS AE1

    A joint US and Australian expedition to survey Australia’s first submarine HMAS AE1 has provided detailed new images of the 103-year old shipwreck, which lies on the seafloor off the Duke of York Islands in Papua New Guinea (PNG).

     

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Lieutenant Commander (LCDR) Adam Cooper and his four daughters have taken part in the inaugural ADF Integrated Combat Club anti-bullying program at the ADFA Indoor Sports Centre, Canberra. From left, Penny (13), Hope (10), LCDR Cooper, Ophelia (8) and Stella (12). (photo: Unknown)

ADF children meet bullying head on This article has photo gallery

After 10 weeks of anti-bullying training, 20 children of ADF members have passed the first stages of becoming superheroes of the playground.

 

Members of HMAS Moreton ship's company clean the streets of Bulimba in Brisbane, Queensland as part of the Clean Up Australia campaign. (photo: LS Hayden Eyles)

HMAS Moreton cleans the streets

The ship's company of HMAS Moreton have rolled up their sleeves and walked the streets of Brisbane for the Clean Up Australia campaign.

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Members of HMAS Coonawarra joined with the Royal Australian Air Force and the Australian Army for an Anzac Day service in the remote community of Tomato Island in the Northern Territory. (photo: Unknown)

Coonawarra commemorates Anzac Day in NT remote communities This article has photo gallery

HMAS Coonawarra personnel joined with residents of remote communities in the Top End on Anzac Day to honour the sacrifices made by all servicemen and women past and present.

 

Hundreds of sailors exit Flinders Street Station ahead of taking part in the 2018 Anzac Day march through Melbourne. (photo: ABIS Bonny Gassner)

Express trains to Melbourne for hundreds of sailors This article has photo gallery

The Royal Australian Navy has marched through the heart of Melbourne with a 1000-strong contingent to mark Anzac Day.

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CMDR Mat Bradley presenting the HMAS Penguin shield to the Peakhurst Swim Club, winners of the HMAS Penguin Relay Swim Shield. (photo: WOATV Ian Daley)

Penguin supports Balmoral Swim

Personnel of Navy establishment HMAS Penguin have contributed to a strong turnout at the annual Balmoral Swim for Cancer event.

 

The ADF Wheelchair Aussie Rules players and coach prior to a match during the 2018 National Wheelchair Aussie Rules Championships (photo: Disability Sports Australia)

Navy wheelchair athletes perform well This article has photo gallery

Navy people have featured strongly in two ADF teams competing in the third annual National Wheelchair Aussie Rules Championships in Melbourne.