More than 3,000 U.S. Sailors and Marines aboard USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) docked at Garden Island, Sydney today for a four day port visit. While in town the ship will be hosted by the crew of NUSHIP Canberra.
Friday the 16th of August marks the start of Navy Week celebrations in Brisbane for 2013. This year's Navy Week has been moved forward from its traditional October dates to allow for more service personnel to participate in the upcoming International Fleet Review, in Sydney on October 3.
The Australian Dental Association's 'Dental Health Week' is held every year to highlight the importance of good dental health and wellbeing.
Recently, the Chief of Defence Force, General David Hurley officially opened a new exhibition, 'AFGHANISTAN the Australian story', at the Australian War Memorial.
For the first time the International Fleet Review team and Imagination Australia have released images that give an impression of what the Pyrotechnics and Light Show will look like.
Around 30 member of the Royal Australian Navy’s International Fleet Review Sydney 2013 (IFR) project team, led by Captain Nick Bramwell, Director IFR, attended the IFR Table Top Risk Exercise on 15 July hosted by the NSW Government Department of Premier and Cabinet.
The Royal Australian Navy has tested its new Three Pound Saluting Gun Battery at the Garden Island Naval Base, in readiness for October’s International Fleet Review, which commemorates the arrival of Navy’s first fleet in Sydney Harbour in 1913.
A team of facilitators, subject matter experts and sailors from the United States has joined RAN submariners and human systems researchers from DSTO to conduct an important workshop in Western Australia.
A Squirrel helicopter from 723 SQN in its new IFR livery has helped promote the upcoming International Fleet Review through Navy's alliance with V8 Supercars.
With ten weeks to go until the commencement of the Royal Australian Navy’s International Fleet Review (IFR) Sydney 2013, two more ships have been announced and a redesigned IFR website has been launched.