Section: Events

Navy’s newest leaders on parade

Published on by ABIS Alan Lancaster (photographer), LSIS Yuri Ramsey (photographer)

New Entry Officers' Course (NEOC) 48 graduates march onto the Quarterdeck at HMAS Creswell during the passing out parade. (photo: LSIS Yuri Ramsey)

New Entry Officers' Course (NEOC) 48 graduates march onto the Quarterdeck at HMAS Creswell during the passing out parade.

“The skills they have learnt at Creswell will serve them well, as they in turn serve as officers in the Royal Australian Navy.”

HMAS Creswell, situated on the shores of Jervis Bay, was first utilised for naval officer training almost a century ago and conducts initial training for reserve and full-time officers, and ongoing professional development for officers and Senior Sailors.

71st anniversary of attack on Sydney Harbour

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Lauren Rago (author), ABIS Jesse Rhynard (photographer)

The Catafalque Party stands guard during the 71st anniversary of the attack on HMAS Kuttabul (I), at Garden Island. (photo: ABIS Jesse Rhynard)

The Catafalque Party stands guard during the 71st anniversary of the attack on HMAS Kuttabul (I), at Garden Island.

Representatives from Japan, the United States, New Zealand, Britain, the Netherlands and Australia attended a commemorative service at Garden Island, Sydney, to mark the 71st anniversary of the sinking of the depot ship HMAS Kuttabul.