Petty Officer Maritime Logistics - Supply Chain Sarah Hickling from HMAS Albatross strikes the soccer ball for a penalty shoot-out against HMAS Anzac during the finals of the Nirimba Cup soccer competition held at Randwick Barracks, Sydney.
The team from frigate, HMAS
Anzac took home the Nirimba Cup following several nail-biting soccer matches and penalty shoot-outs at Randwick Barracks in Sydney in mid September.
October 02, 2016 by SGT Dave Morley (author and photographer), CPL Shannon McCarthy (photographer)
Mr Peter Rex, father of LSPTI Damien Rex, with the Navy Tridents Rugby League team, after the LSPTI Damien Rex Memorial Rugby League Game at Wagga Wagga, NSW, on September 17, 2016.
Navy's Rugby League representative side, the Navy Tridents ended a successful week of training and public engagements in Wagga Wagga, New South Walesm by defeating Combined Wagga RAAF/Army 24-6 on 17 September.
October 01, 2016 by Department of Defence (author), POET SM Matthew Holmes (photographer)
Members of Terminal Velociraptor compete in the National Indoor Skydiving Championships in Penrith, NSW
Defence teams placed second and third in Inter AA category of the National Indoor Skydiving Championships held in Penrith in late August.
Able Seaman Combat Systems Operator Mandy Collie exercises on the flight deck of HMAS Newcastle while Japanese Navy Ship, JS Fuyuzuki follows behind during Exercise Kakadu 2016.
The win at the Exercise KAKADU sports day, beating teams from 19 nations, was no accident for HMAS
Members of HMAS Success ships' company participate in a friendly cricket match with the Prince of Arcot XI team in Chennai, India.
A team comprised of crew from HMAS
Success has played cricket against Indian royalty at the Amir Mahal Palace Cricket Ground in India during their recent port visit to Chennai.
September 24, 2016 by Department of Defence (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)
Royal New Zealand Navy sailor, Able Seaman Combat Specialist Kyle Butcher, playing for HMAS Choules, makes a break for the try line during a game of touch rugby against HMAS Darwin, at Fleet Base East, Sydney.
While day-to-day Anzac friendships remain strong between the nations of Australia and New Zealand, on the sporting field it is war.
Airmen/women from Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) compete against the crew from HMAS Glenelg in a game of Beach Volleyball during the Exercise KAKADU Sports day held at Defence Establishment Berrima.
On the hot and humid sports fields of Defence Establishment Berrimah, Northern Territory, 300 military personnel from eight countries battled for the honours at the Exercise KAKADU 2016 All Ranks Sports Day.
HMAS Kuttabul teams give their all during the dragon boat tug-of- war challenge at Garden Island Boat Pound - just one of the many new activities designed to improve fitness and
resilience among Royal Australian Navy personnel.
Kuttabul is driving a team sport and physical fitness focus with the introduction of dragon boating, gladiator games, sea kayaking and lunch-time fitness classes at the Sydney Navy base.
September 04, 2016 by POIS Paul McCallum (author and photographer), LSIS Sarah Williams (photographer)
HMAS Adelaide conducts a 'City to Surf' fun run on the flight deck as the ship sails to Hobart, Tasmania.
The crew of HMAS
Adelaide did not let the fact they were at sea stop them from taking part in Sydney’s City to Surf, setting up their own version of the famous fun run onboard.
Published on September 03, 2016 by Department of Defence (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)
Commanding Officer HMAS Kuttabul, Commander Rebecca Jeffcoat, RAN (left), Base Support Manager Fleet Base East, Daryle McKone, and Estate Maintenance and Operating Services Manager Fleet Base East, Aaron Brown (right) open the newly refurbished tennis courts at Garden Island, Sydney.
Navy tennis enthusiasts will be able to have a hit on one of the country’s oldest tennis courts, with the Garden Island, Sydney, courts now officially reopened.