Published on September 17, 2018 by LEUT Anthony Martin (author), POPTI Kristian Weldon (photographer)
Officers and sailors from HMAS Cairns took to kayaks to help clear Cairns waterways from rubbish during the Great Northern Cleanup.
Navy initiative and community spirit was on display in Far North Queensland as personnel from HMAS
Cairns took to the water in kayaks to contribute to the ‘Great Northern Clean Up’, a preservation program for the regional environment.
(L-R) Australian Red Cross Community Relations Officer Sally Garvin; Navy Blood Ambassador, Leading Seaman Freya Halliday; with Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN, as he donates plasma at the Red Cross Civic Plasma Donor Centre in Canberra.
The 2018 Defence Red Cross Blood Challenge is in full swing, with a new record breaking day for plasma donations set in the NSW/ACT area.
Personnel from HMAS Waterhen volunteer during Legacy Week to sell Legacy Badges in the North Sydney region.
Members from HMAS
Waterhen have set a new Sydney North Shore record for their efforts raising funds over Legacy Week.
Attendees of the Minerva Networking event in Sydney.
Navy sportswomen have played a key role in a networking event aimed at promoting and improving opportunities for female athletes.
HMAS Stirling Historical Display Curator, Able Seaman Electronic Warfare Submarines Brittany Alexander, with a QR-coded exhibit at Fleet Base West, Western Australia.
In a non-descript, red brick building next door to the HMAS
Stirling canteen lies one of Navy’s best kept secrets - the WA Naval Historical Display.
(L-R) PO Steve Swanson, SMN Abbey Hegyi, SMN Olivia Bariatti and SMN Lloyd Asimus about to hit the wharves for Legacy Week.
Penguin officers and sailors have once again ‘hit the wharves’ to support Legacy with the selling of badges for Legacy Week.
(L-R) Lady Susan Martin; WOATV Ian Daley; Mrs Anna Beaumont; CMDR Mat Bradley and Anna from Triple Care Farm.
A cold winter’s day was not enough to scare off more than 50 keen bridge card-playing ladies from attending the Lady Susan Martin Bridge Day at HMAS
Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN, has his plasma taken by nurse Annita Howard, at the Civic Plasma Donor Centre in Canberra, during an event to mark the start of the 2018 Defence Blood Challenge.
The 2018 Defence Blood Challenge has been officially launched at the Civic Plasma Donor Centre in Canberra.
Leading Seaman Boatswain's Mate Zachary Kelly with Able Seaman Maritime Logistics - Supply Chain Ayla-Crystal Peacock prior to shaving off LS Kelly's beard for HMAS Adelaide's chosen charity organisation - Matthew Talbot Hostel.
Distance is no barrier to a good deed for Sydney’s homeless. Halfway across the Pacific, the crew of HMAS
Adelaide did good for the Sydney based Matthew Talbot Hostel, the ship’s charity of choice.
Students and teachers from Tennant Creek High School on the forecastle of HMAS Launceston with Commanding Officer, Lieutenant Commander James Brewster (right), and Midshipman Harry Nixon (rear left), during their visit to HMAS Coonawarra in Darwin.
Navy has continued to strengthen ties with the Northern Territory community during a school visit to the Top End Navy establishment, HMAS