It was a jolly day in the Royal Australian Navy Relief Trust Fund Office on 5 December, when the staff hit the button to pay out $377,000 in interest free Christmas Loans to Navy personnel.
This Christmas Navy personnel are deployed across the region and the globe, and Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Tim Barrett reflects on the work of Navy people in 2017.
For Able Seaman Mathew Tickner, being the only Communication and Information Specialist on the survey motor launch HMAS Mermaid is a challenge he is ready and willing to accept.
Reflecting on the season, here’s the annual Christmas message from Navy’s Principal Chaplain, Colin Acton.
The crew of HMAS Waller had the unique opportunity to show their family members what they do when they go to sea on a recent sea ride from HMAS Stirling at Rockingham to the Port of Fremantle.
Royal Australian Navy recruitment posters plastered on walls in 1969 said ‘join the Navy, see the world’, and it delivered in spades for a country teenager excited to face the next step of his life.
A former civil construction labourer’s career has evolved from reconstructing roads to identifying hostile or friendly ships over the horizon.
The retirement of the S-70B-2, colloquially known as the Bravo, on 1 December was an emotional day for at least four men, over two generations, of the Craig family.
The data gathered from a survey of more than 4,600 Defence families will be used to better inform personnel policy for Navy people.
One Navy Seaman is on track to a stellar career already, crediting his early success to a strong work ethic, ambition and curiosity.