HMAS Collins leads a Task Group formation while sailing in the Bay of Bengal as part of AUSINDEX 2019. (photo: LSIS Jake Badior)
HMAS Collins leads a Task Group formation while sailing in the Bay of Bengal as part of AUSINDEX 2019.

Striving for success at AUSINDEX in India

Exercise AUSINDEX 2019 has commenced with the largest naval group Australia has ever sent to India.

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  • Members of the public board HMAS Adelaide during the Open Day in Adelaide, SA. (photo: ABIS Ryan McKenzie)

    South Australia enjoys Navy amphib hospitality

    HMAS Adelaide (III), the second of two Canberra class amphibious ships and the largest ever built for the Royal Australian Navy, opened her doors to the Adelaide public for only the second time on the weekend.

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Commander Christina Ween and Defence Bank’s Russell Branch Manager, Annie Chowdhry count the money collected from the International Women’s Day Barbeque held at Russell Offices, Canberra. (photo: LSIS James McDougall)

More bucks banked for Keeping Watch

Members serving at Navy Headquarters have dug deep for a worthy cause, raising more than $1,000 for the sailor support charity Keeping Watch.

Sailors and soldiers from Transit Security Element 91 and sailors from HMAS Coonawarra with staff and furry friends at PAWS Darwin animal shelter in Winnellie, NT. (photo: POIS Peter Thompson)

Volunteering a win-win as Top End team pitches in to help the paw This article has photo gallery

Defence members in the Top End have taken time to give back to the local community during a series of working bees and volunteer activities at the PAWS Darwin Animal Shelter.

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Members of the public board HMAS Adelaide during the Open Day in Adelaide, SA. (photo: ABIS Ryan McKenzie)

South Australia enjoys Navy amphib hospitality This article has photo gallery

HMAS Adelaide (III), the second of two Canberra class amphibious ships and the largest ever built for the Royal Australian Navy, opened her doors to the Adelaide public for only the second time on the weekend.

Commanding Officer HMAS Adelaide Captain Jonathan Ley, RAN leads HMAS Adelaide Ships' Company as they exercise their Freedom of Entry to the City of Adelaide. (photo: ABIS Ryan McKenzie)

HMAS Adelaide exercises her Freedom of Entry This article has photo gallery This article has a video attachment

More than 400 officers and sailors from the Royal Australian Navy marched through the City of Adelaide, exercising their Freedom of Entry.

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Football players from Navy Football Federation Australia and the United States Coast Guard pause for the National Anthem of the United States of America prior to a football match at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickham, Hawaii. (photo: )

Navy football wins hearts and minds on Hawaii tour This article has photo gallery

The Navy football team made an impact on and off the field during their recent training and development camp in Hawaii.

Members of the Royal Australian Navy sailing team in close racing with the Australian Defence Force Academy sailing team during the 2019 interservice yachting championships. (photo: CPOIS Cameron Martin)

Navy hoists its sails and sets course for Sydney to Hobart success

Inter-service rivalry was on display at the Sydney Harbour Regatta from March 1-3, where Navy placed second in Division 1 and won first place in Division 2 of the Australian Defence Force Sailing Association’s yachting championships.