Topic: Mine Countermeasures
Published on August 31, 2017 by Department of Defence (author), CPOIS Damian Pawlenko (photographer)
Huon Class Mine Hunter Coastals HMAS Norman (M 84) and HMAS Yarra (M 87) prepare to enter into Fleet Base West.
The Australian Government has granted first pass approval to extend the service life for Navy’s Huon class minehunter coastal vessels.
Mr Shane Bingham holds his father's, the late Mr Harold Leslie Bingham, AM, BEM, commendation and certificate for Brave Conduct at his home in Barragup, Western Australia.
A former Royal Australian Navy Clearance Diver has been posthumously commended for his bravery, for making safe a box of volatile leaking explosives in the remote Pilbara region of Western Australia in 1975.
HMAS Canberra opened to visitors for the third annual World's Largest Open House charity day, in support of NSW Kids in Need.
Members of the public got a ‘backstage’ pass to amphibious giant, HMAS
Canberra as part of the New South Wales Kids in Need fundraising event, the World’s Largest Open House recently.
A diver surfaces in Bland Bay as a boat closes in to collect him.
Fifty navy divers and mine warfare specialists from Australia, New Zealand, the United States, and Britain converged on Bland Bay, New Zealand for Exercise FULCRUM recently.
Crew members from HMAS Huon and 723 Squadron practice personnel transfers during Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER.
Huon has tested a critical piece of mine countermeasures equipment and practiced helicopter operations as part of Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER.