Royal Australian Navy Catafalque Party at the HMAS Sydney commemorative service in Carnarvon
Commemorations were held for the 75th Anniversary of the loss of HMAS
Sydney II over the weekend 19-20 November in Carnarvon and Geraldton, in Western Australia.
November 25, 2016 by Mr James McPherson (author), LSIS Justin Brown (photographer), LSIS Lee-Anne Mack (photographer)
Members of HMAS Stirling, with cardboard cut-outs of women that represent victims of domestic violence in support of White Ribbon on HMAS Stirling Quarterdeck, Western Australia.
The Royal Australian Navy has marked White Ribbon Day with events around the country to highlight Defence’s commitment to the White Ribbon campaign and Defence’s own cultural change programs.
Published on November 24, 2016 by Lieutenant Andrew Harvey (author), CPOEW Martin Anderson (photographer)
HMAS Warramunga during her transit to South East Asia.
Warramunga transited the Sunda Strait on Remembrance Day, where Australian light cruiser HMAS Perth I was lost in 1942..
Lieutenant Commander Ian Jackson with recipients of the Long Tan Awards in Cooktown, Queensland.
Cairns took a northern outlook this year for Remembrance Day activities, sending Lieutenant Commander Ian Jackson, to Cooktown.
November 17, 2016 by Department of Defence (author), LSIS Bradley Darvill (photographer)
Commanding Officer of Joint Logistics Unit-West Commander Sean Noble, RAN, with Ms Dianne Ryder, President of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Veterans Association of WA and Barbara Kickett, Aboriginal Elder unveil a plaque to commemorate the link between the Traditional Owners and Defence at the Acknowledgement To Country ceremony and celebration of the 28th birthday of Palmer Barracks.
The Commanding Officer of Joint Logistics Unit-West, Commander Sean Noble, has formally recognised traditional land custodians as part of the Defence Indigenous Reconciliation Program in ceremony at one of Australia's longest standing military establishments.
The Australian and New Zealand national flags are lowered as the Last Post is played during the Remembrance Day ceremony held at Esperance.
The Western Australian town of Esperance can now boast a formal link to one of the Navy's most sophisticated warfighting platforms - submarine HMAS
November 11, 2016 by CMDR Chloe Wootten (author), SGT Janine Fabre (photographer), Mrs Lauren Larking (photographer)
Able Seaman Boatswain's Mate Alan Paterson plays the Didgeridoo during the 2016 Remembrance Day Service held at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra on 11 November, 2016.
As people of all nations paused to remember more than a century of military service, this Remembrance Day, many service men and women were again preparing to deploy on overseas operations.
South Australia's Trojan's trek
Creswell’s Chief Petty Officer Aviation Technician Avionics Amy Vickers supporting her teammates is an integral part of her job, but a recent experience has given her an opportunity to reflect on how far Navy has come in supporting those with stress-related illnesses.
Commodore Malcom Wise, Commander Warfare, at Currumbin RSL for Navy Week Gold Coast.
The Royal Australian Navy’s contribution to the war in Vietnam was commemorated by the Currumbin Returned and Services League on the Gold Coast recently, as a part of Navy Week activities.
November 05, 2016 by Department of Defence (author), ABIS Tom Gibson (photographer), ABIS Sarah Ebsworth (photographer)
The Royal Australian Navy Band performs at the Joan Sutherland Centre in Penrith to mark the occasion of the Band’s Centenary.
The Royal Australian Navy’s Admiral’s Own Big Band launched their latest album
Straight Ahead on 4 November with a concert at Coogee Diggers Club in Sydney.