Topic: HMAS Adelaide (L01)

Standing up and speaking out in Adelaide

Published on by CMDR Fenn Kemp (author), ABIS Tom Gibson (photographer)

The commissioning crew of NUSHIP Adelaide form the shape of a white ribbon on the flight deck of their ship to show their support for the 2015 White Ribbon Day campaign.  (photo: ABIS Tom Gibson)

The commissioning crew of NUSHIP Adelaide form the shape of a white ribbon on the flight deck of their ship to show their support for the 2015 White Ribbon Day campaign.

The crew of the Royal Australian Navy's second Landing Helicopter Dock, NUSHIP Adelaide has taken time out from preparing for commissioning in December to talk about domestic violence issues.

Adelaide completes final sea trials off the Australian coast

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Debra Holland (author), ABET Callum Payne (photographer)

Leading Seaman Electronics Technician Jonathan Verran conducts Seaworthiness Material Assessments on the Global Maritime Distress Safety System, as part of BAE Systems Sea Acceptance Trials onboard NUSHIP Adelaide at Williamstown, Victoria. (photo: ABET Callum Payne)

Leading Seaman Electronics Technician Jonathan Verran conducts Seaworthiness Material Assessments on the Global Maritime Distress Safety System, as part of BAE Systems Sea Acceptance Trials onboard NUSHIP Adelaide at Williamstown, Victoria.

Australia’s second of the Canberra class Amphibious Assault Ships, Adelaide, has returned to Williamstown, Victoria, following the successful completion of sea trials off the south east Australian coast.

Adelaide’s sports carnival wins gold for teamwork

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Debra Holland (author), POIS Kelvin Hockey (author), POIS Kelvin Hockey (photographer)

The winning department of the NUSHIP Adelaide Sports Day - Amphibious Department.   (photo: POIS Kelvin Hockey)

The winning department of the NUSHIP Adelaide Sports Day - Amphibious Department.

Egg and spoon and sack racing were some of the hotly contested novelty events when NUSHIP Adelaide’s ship’s company came together last week for a sports carnival at Randwick Army Barracks.

Second LHD en route to Australia

Published on by LEUT Sarah West (author)

File image showing the hull of Australia's first LHD being transported to Australia on the Heavy Lift Ship Blue Marlin. (photo: NAVANTIA)

File image showing the hull of Australia's first LHD being transported to Australia on the Heavy Lift Ship Blue Marlin.

The hull of the second LHD being built for the Royal Australian Navy has been loaded onto a Heavy Lift Ship and is on her way from Spain to Australia. 

LHD02 prepares for transit down under

Published on by Mr Pup Elliott (author)

The LHD02 Hull (to be known as HMAS Adelaide, once commissioned) departs Navantia Ferrol dockyard in Spain, for a short trip south to Vigo.  (photo: )

The LHD02 Hull (to be known as HMAS Adelaide, once commissioned) departs Navantia Ferrol dockyard in Spain, for a short trip south to Vigo.

The second Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) under construction for the Royal Australian Navy has departed the Navantia Ferrol Dockyard in Spain and will soon be transported to Australia. 

NUSHIP Canberra's Command Team to benefit from training in model replica LHD

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Emily Kennedy (author), Port Ash Australia (photographer)

Replica LHD NUSHIP Assault being 'launched' by Port Ash Australia personnel for final preparations ahead of NUSHIP Canberra's Command team training next week. (photo: Port Ash Australia)

Replica LHD NUSHIP Assault being 'launched' by Port Ash Australia personnel for final preparations ahead of NUSHIP Canberra's Command team training next week.

The model replica Landing Helicopter Dock ship, NUSHIP Assault, has been launched in Port Ash (near Newcastle) this week - ready to be used by NUSHIP Canberra's Command Team during a professional ship handling course next week.