Topic: Leadership

Navy culture a priority

Published on by LEUT Danielle Brodie (author), LSIS Richard Cordell (photographer), ABIS Steven Thomson (photographer)

Able Seaman Maritime Logistics - Personnel Jasmine Lortan (centre) stands with HMAS Penguin personnel during Fleet Divisions at Garden Island, Sydney. (photo: ABIS Steven Thomson)

Able Seaman Maritime Logistics - Personnel Jasmine Lortan (centre) stands with HMAS Penguin personnel during Fleet Divisions at Garden Island, Sydney.

Dedicated to positively shifting organisational culture, the Royal Australian Navy has merged two key leadership and cultural directorates, forming the Directorate of Navy Culture.

VC recipient lends experience to Navy’s emerging leaders

Published on by SBLT Dylan Collaery (author), POIS Helen Frank (photographer)

Participants of the Navy Emerging Leaders Forum at the Hilton Hotel, Darwin, in July 2019, (photo: POIS Helen Frank)

Participants of the Navy Emerging Leaders Forum at the Hilton Hotel, Darwin, in July 2019,

Victoria Cross recipient Corporal Daniel Keighran was the keynote speaker at the latest Navy Emerging Leaders Forum, held in Darwin in late July.

Forum engages emerging leaders

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Gary McHugh (author), LSIS Richard Cordell (photographer)

L-R: Deputy Chief of Navy Rear Admiral Mark Hammond AM, RAN; Leading Seaman Communications and Information Systems Alisha Mosley; Leading Seaman Maritime Logistics - Chef Submarines Laura Frayling; Lieutenant Lachlan McArthur-Gibbs; and guest speaker, Women's AFL coach Michelle Cowan, at the Navy Emerging Leaders Forum held at the Tradewinds Hotel in Fremantle. (photo: LSIS Richard Cordell)

L-R: Deputy Chief of Navy Rear Admiral Mark Hammond AM, RAN; Leading Seaman Communications and Information Systems Alisha Mosley; Leading Seaman Maritime Logistics - Chef Submarines Laura Frayling; Lieutenant Lachlan McArthur-Gibbs; and guest speaker, Women's AFL coach Michelle Cowan, at the Navy Emerging Leaders Forum held at the Tradewinds Hotel in Fremantle.

The second in a series of nine Navy Emerging Leaders Forums was held at the Tradewinds Hotel in Fremantle, Western Australia, recently.

Leadership matters - Deputy Chief of Navy talks culture and capability

Published on by CMDR Fenn Kemp (author), LSIS James McDougall (photographer)

Deputy Chief of Navy, Rear Admiral Mark Hammond, AM, RAN, discusses the outcomes of Plan Pelorus Navy Strategy 2022. (photo: LSIS James McDougall)

Deputy Chief of Navy, Rear Admiral Mark Hammond, AM, RAN, discusses the outcomes of Plan Pelorus Navy Strategy 2022.

The Deputy Chief of Navy says increasing the size of the Royal Australian Navy and maintaining a healthy workplace culture will be critical to achieving Navy's Strategy for 2022.

Navy Emerging Leaders Forum invests in our future

Published on by LEUT Claire Baldwin (author), ABIS Leo Baumgartner (photographer)

RAN Senior Leadership Group - Deputy Chief of Navy, Rear Admiral Mark Hammond, AM, RAN (third from left); Warrant Officer of the Navy Gary Wight (second from left); and Command Warrant Officer - Training Force, Warrant Officer Deb Butterworth (left); with attendees of the Navy Emerging Leaders Forum held at the Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney. (photo: )

RAN Senior Leadership Group - Deputy Chief of Navy, Rear Admiral Mark Hammond, AM, RAN (third from left); Warrant Officer of the Navy Gary Wight (second from left); and Command Warrant Officer - Training Force, Warrant Officer Deb Butterworth (left); with attendees of the Navy Emerging Leaders Forum held at the Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney.

One hundred and fifteen participants attended the inaugural Navy Emerging Leaders Forum (NELF) held at the Australian National Maritime Museum on 22 May 2019.

Young leaders visit Penguin

Published on by WO John O'Brien (author and photographer)

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Senior high school students and their teachers from Sydney’s north recently had an up close look at Navy when they visited HMAS Penguin for a Youth Leadership Forum.

Vice Admiral Johnston takes over as Chief of Joint Operations

Published on by CPL Max Bree (author), Mr Steve Dent (photographer)

The new Chief of Joint Operations, Vice Admiral David Johnston, AM speaks to members of  Headquarters Joint Operations Command  during the Transfer of Authority ceremony. (photo: Steve Dent)

The new Chief of Joint Operations, Vice Admiral David Johnston, AM speaks to members of Headquarters Joint Operations Command during the Transfer of Authority ceremony.

There has been a changing of the guard at Headquarters Joint Operations Command with Vice Admiral David Johnston taking on the role of Chief of Joint Operations following the retirement of Lieutenant General Ash Power.

Navy mentors future leaders in Western Sydney

Published on by POANC Adam Moukahal (author), LSIS Brenton Freind (photographer)

Prospective Australian Navy Cadets plan to become members of a new Australian Navy Cadet Unit in the Western Sydney region. (photo: LSIS Brenton Freind)

Prospective Australian Navy Cadets plan to become members of a new Australian Navy Cadet Unit in the Western Sydney region.

On Friday evenings during school terms, the normally sleepy suburb of Lidcombe in Western Sydney now comes alive with Navy traditions, multi-cultural cuisines and excited teenagers navigating their way to adulthood.

New Australian Defence Force command team announced

Published on by Department of Defence (author), Mr Steve Dent (photographer)

The new Australian Defence Force command team at today's announcement of the new guard of senior Australian Defence Force appointments, from left, Chief of Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO; Vice Chief of the Defence Force, Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, AO, CSC, RAN; Chief of the Defence Force, Air Marshal Mark Binskin AC; Chief of Navy, Rear Admiral Tim Barrett, AM, CSC, RAN; and Chief of Air Force, Air Marshal Geoff Brown, AO. (photo: Mr Steve Dent)

The new Australian Defence Force command team at today's announcement of the new guard of senior Australian Defence Force appointments, from left, Chief of Army, Lieutenant General David Morrison, AO; Vice Chief of the Defence Force, Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, AO, CSC, RAN; Chief of the Defence Force, Air Marshal Mark Binskin AC; Chief of Navy, Rear Admiral Tim Barrett, AM, CSC, RAN; and Chief of Air Force, Air Marshal Geoff Brown, AO.

The Government will recommend to the Governor-General a number of senior Australian Defence Force appointments.

New Chief of Joint Operations announced

Published on by Department of Defence Media Release (author), Mr David McClenaghan (photographer)

Rear Admiral David Johnston. (photo: Mr David McClenaghan)

Rear Admiral David Johnston.

The Chief of the Defence Force, General David Hurley, has announced Rear Admiral David Johnston will succeed Lieutenant General Ash Power as the Chief of Joint Operations Command.