Head Navy Engineering, Rear Admiral Colin Lawrence, RAN (centre front), and Navy Engineering Command Warrant Officer, Warrant Officer Christopher Rowley (front centre left), are flanked by Fleet Support Unit Australia and Fleet Support Unit - South East personnel in the workshop at Garden Island, Sydney, after completing HMAS Parramatta's External Maintenance Period.
Navy is rebuilding the Fleet Support Unit (FSU) in order to enhance the capability of technical sailors to conduct maintenance and manufacturing when they are at sea.
Commanding Officer HMAS Stuart CMDR Chris Leece hosted Navy veterans onboard HMAS Stuart during the ship's visit to Singapore.
Stuart recently visited Singapore’s Sembawang Naval Base to participate in the harbour phase of Exercise BERSAMA LIMA. Ship’s company took the opportunity to experience a variety of cultural and sporting activities around Singapore.
Royal Australian Navy Navy personnel with staff from EPE and the Defence Innovation Hub following the successful completion of the Maritime PRIED demonstration.
The Defence Innovation Hub has worked closely with Navy in the Top End to test an exciting system designed for use in the maritime environment.
Commander Fiona Ewington, RANR, at Fleet Base West with MV Stoker in the background, has recently completed international research sponsored by the Churchill Fellowship Trust into military doctrine and maritime trade protection.
The chance to pursue an international research project outside of her busy Maritime Trade Operations day to day work life has opened up new opportunities for a dedicated Navy officer and the Navy warfare community.
Participants of the 2018 Community Leaders at Sea Program disembark a Royal Australian Navy MRH-90 helicopter at HMAS Watson, Sydney.
Eleven local community leaders experienced a taste of the Royal Australian Navy as part of the Fleet Commanders’ Community Leader’s at Sea Program (CLASP) in early October.
HMAS Canberra has received a transfer of 100,000 litres of fuel from oil tanker Manning.
A series of firsts has resulted in Navy benefitting from further flexibility in refuelling options for our Landing Helicopter Docks, HMA Ships
Canberra and Adelaide.
October 10, 2018 by Mrs Racheal Reynolds (author), Department of Defence (photographer)
NTB staff prepare to embark HMAS Choules for a day of discovery and information sharing.
A contingent of 35 Navy engineering staff have sampled an experience in one of the Navy's largest and tallest ships. Commanding Officer HMAS
Choules, Commander Scott Houlihan, opened his ship to APS and industry staff across several events during September.
HMA Ships Stuart and Sirius (right) and Republic of Singapore Navy Ships Valiant and Vigour sail in company during Exercise SINGAROO.
Stuart and Sirius have joined the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) corvettes RSS Valiant and Vigour for Exercise SINGAROO, a two day maritime exercise in waters off Singapore.
Commanding Officer, Captain John Stavridis (centre) along with the crew's youngest member, Seaman Thomas Norris-Elliott (left) and the crew's most experienced member, Chief Petty Officer Ric Macchetta, cut the cake.
The ship’s company of the Royal Australian Navy’s first Aegis Guided Missile Destroyer, HMAS
Hobart, have celebrated their first birthday while enroute to the west coast of the USA.
October 02, 2018 by CMDR Fenn Kemp (author), LSIS Richard Cordell (photographer), ABIS Christopher Szumlanski (photographer)
2018 Golden Globe Race competitor Gregor McGuckin smiles as he prepares to disembark HMAS Ballarat after the ship returns safely home to Fleet Base West from a search and rescue operation in the Indian Ocean.
Ballarat has returned to port after participating in a search and rescue mission for two solo round-the-world yachtsmen.