Petty Officer Boatswain Laura Whittle is joined by family members on the wharf at Fleet Base East, Garden Island, Sydney prior to her departure in HMAS Warramunga.
Navy members and their families recently took part in the Australian Defence Force Families Survey to share their experiences of military life and their views on current support services available.
November 01, 2017 by Department of Defence (author), LSCIS Meagan Donnellan, (photographer)
Sailors from the ship’s company of frigate, HMAS Anzac, compete in the OXFAM trail walker series in Perth.
Four sailors from the ship’s company of frigate, HMAS
Anzac, have tested their sea legs, taking on a 50-kilometre walk for charity through the spectacular scenery of the Perth hills.
Commander Ian Young on completion of day three of his charity bike ride, helping to raise funds into finding a cure for Vanishing White Matter Disease.
Commander Ian Young is a Navy Orthopaedic Surgeon with the Maritime Operational Health Unit in Sydney, but he still finds the time to keep fit and channel his training to a higher purpose.
Ashlie Pedere, Leading Seaman Communications and Information Systems Danica Taylor, Able Seaman Communications and Information Systems Jhana Smith and Wenilie Pedere during a visit by the crew of HMAS Adelaide to the Amazing Grace Refuge Home in Dinalupihan, Philippines.
For one group of Filipino orphans, a visit by Australian Defence Force members and a tour of HMAS
Adelaide brought a time of high excitement into their challenging lives.
Guests of the Humpty Dumpty Foundation Charity Luncheon on the balcony of the Sir David Martin Mess, HMAS Penguin.
As the Royal Australian Navy’s primary medical training facility, it is fitting that Sydney base, HMAS
Penguin's community and charitable support involves sick children.
October 20, 2017 by LEUT Will Singer (author), LSIS Bradley Darvill (photographer), CPOIS Damian Pawlenko (photographer)
The Defence community and their families take part in HMAS Stirling's annual Walk to Work day, which involves walking from the base front gate to the Stirling Sports Oval, covering a distance of approximately 6.4km.
Defence personnel based in Western Australia have stopped traffic in its tracks, closing the causeway to Garden Island in the name of fitness and wellbeing.
The HMAS Cairns Crusaders cycling team.
Cairns Crusaders cycling team has put their fitness to the test attending the annual Cairns to Cooktown Cardiac Challenge, a fundraising event that aims to increase awareness about cardiac disease in Far North Queensland as well as financially support the cardiac ward in Cairns Base Hospital.
School students from the Tuanku Ja'afar Technical Institute are provided a tour by members of HMAS Adelaide at Klang, Malaysia, during a port visit as part of Indo-Pacific Endeavour 17.
More than 300 school students were treated to ship tours during HMAS
Adelaide’s recent visit to Port Klang, Malaysia.
October 17, 2017 by LEUT Mick Wheeler (author), ABMT Glenn Oliveiro (photographer), LSML-SC Ernesto Sanchez (photographer)
Students from the Defence Work Experience Program's Women in Navy Leadership Camp visit the Australian Clearance Diving Team Four at HMAS Stirling.
Women in Navy Leadership was the focus of a three-day camp at HMAS
Stirling as part of the Defence Work Experience Program.
HMAS Harman Legacy Golf Day 2017 participants on completion of the days activities.
Over 80 players attended this year’s annual HMAS
Harman Legacy Golf Day on 22 September at the Fairbairn Golf Club in Canberra.