Able Seaman Medic Renée Simmons examines a patient onboard HMAS Ballarat.
Able Seaman Medic Renée Simmons left Shellharbour, New South Wales, for what she thought would be a 12-month stepping stone to a career in the police force. Instead, she found a rewarding career in the Navy.
Able Seaman Marine Technician Ryan Lee in the engine room on board HMAS Ballarat.
While working as a supermarket manager in Albury, New South Wales, Able Seaman Marine Technician Ryan Lee wanted something more.
LSPTI Jacob Machen on board HMAS Ballarat.
Leading Seaman Jacob Machen was always active growing up in the Glasshouse Mountains, Queensland - his weekends were full of sports.
Indigenous Defence Work Experience Program participant Jada Brown tries on firefighting equipment by Able Seaman Aviation Support Emma Stewart during a tour of HMAS Albatross, NSW.
Seven Indigenous young people recently got a taste of navy life at HMAS
Albatross as part of the Indigenous Defence Work Experience Program.
July 22, 2019 by Mr Andrew Bujdegan (author), CPOIS Damian Pawlenko (photographer), LSIS Richard Cordell (photographer)
LSIS Richard Cordell is presented the Rosemary Rodwell Memorial Prize trophy for 2018 by Commanding Officer HMAS Stirling, Captain Ainsley Morthorpe, CSM, RAN, accompanied by his wife, Chantelle and daughters, Lily and Ella, and the staff at the Navy Imagery Unit - West on HMAS Stirling.
A true work of art is needed to win the Rosemary Rodwell Memorial Prize for Photography and for the second year in a row, LSIS Richard Cordell, from Navy Imagery Unit - West, has captured the judges’ eye to win this prestigious award.
Commanding Officer HMAS Canberra, Captain Terry Morrison, DSM, RAN, and Maritime Logistics Officer, Lieutenant Danica Thompson present Seaman Maritime Logistics - Personnel Grace Morgan, centre, with Able Seaman rank slides, during a promotion ceremony onboard HMAS Canberra during Exercise TALISMAN SABRE 2019.
Canberra’s wardroom, there was a pause in the ship’s busy routine during Exercise TALISMAN SABRE 2019 to acknowledge the promotion of two junior sailors.
Tickford Racing outplacement member, Leading Seaman Electronic Technician Dylan Campbell, at the Tickford Racing workshop.
Navy Electronics Technician Dylan Campbell has been promoted to the rank of Leading Seaman while working as a member of the Tickford Racing Team.
Able Seaman Boatswains Mate, Natasha Mailei at her grandafther's home during a visit to the village of Tuana'i in Samoa.
One sailor on board HMAS
Sirius had the unique opportunity to visit her grandfather while in Samoa recently, returning to his home in the small village of Tuana’i for the first time in 12 years.
Warrant Officer Maritime Logistics - Supply Chain Lester Payne.
Since joining the Navy as a keen 17-year-old in 1979 Warrant Officer Maritime Logistics - Supply Chain Lester ‘Wacka’ Payne has enjoyed a long and dynamic career.
July 09, 2019 by LEUT Andrew Herring (author), ABIS Kieran Dempsey (photographer), ABIS Steven Thomson (photographer), LEUT James Keane (photographer)
Royal Australian Navy officer Lieutenant Harry Hubbert, RAN, with the Wave Adaptive Modular Vessel during Exercise Autonomous Warrior 2018 at HMAS Creswell, Jervis Bay.
Navy innovation is in the national spotlight, with Engineers Australia naming engineering officer Lieutenant Harry Hubbert among Australia’s Most Innovative Engineers for 2019.