Section: Events

Success pauses for White Ribbon

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HMAS Success SEAD 011/16 (photo: Unknown)

HMAS Success SEAD 011/16

The crew of HMAS Success took time out of a busy deployment to South East Asia to promote the ideals of the White Ribbon campaign last month.


Navy's domestic violence conversation continues

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Royal Australian Navy is an accredited White Ribbon workplace and supports the prevention of violence against women. (photo: POIS Phil Cullinan)

Royal Australian Navy is an accredited White Ribbon workplace and supports the prevention of violence against women.

Navy’s ongoing campaign against family and domestic violence received a major boost recently with ships’ companies and teams across the nation doing their bit to raise money for White Ribbon.
 

Navy Vietnam veterans still serving the nation

Published on by LEUT Andrew Ragless (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)

Vietnam Veterans, Chief Petty Officer Naval Police Coxswain (CPONPC) William Bowley and CPONPC Mark Mobley of Fleet Headquarters, at Fleet Base East, Sydney.  (photo: LSIS Peter Thompson)

Vietnam Veterans, Chief Petty Officer Naval Police Coxswain (CPONPC) William Bowley and CPONPC Mark Mobley of Fleet Headquarters, at Fleet Base East, Sydney.

As the Australian public gather to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan, three members from the Royal Australian Navy’s Fleet Headquarters will take an opportunity to reflect on their own contributions to the Vietnam War and those of their ship mates.
 

Adelaide says no to violence against women

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Louisa Stodulka (author), LSIS Sarah Williams (photographer)

Members of HMAS Adelaide's Ships Company who assisted with the organising and baking of delicious treats, to raise money and awareness for White Ribbon day.  (photo: LSIS Sarah Williams)

Members of HMAS Adelaide's Ships Company who assisted with the organising and baking of delicious treats, to raise money and awareness for White Ribbon day.

HMAS Adelaide's ship's company proved you can have your cake and eat it too during a bake off last month, raising money and awareness for White Ribbon - the campaign to stop men's violence against women.

Band saves the day

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ABSUMN's Stephanie McCorkelle with her Grandmother Moreen Thomson (photo: Unknown)

ABSUMN's Stephanie McCorkelle with her Grandmother Moreen Thomson

When Hobart Legacy planned its nonagenarian high tea, held in July at Drysdale House in Hobart, it seems whoever was responsible for booking the entertainment dropped the ball.
 

Waterhen Fleet Support Unit staff break the silence around violence

Published on by AB Isaac Batterham (author), Unknown (photographer)

From left to right: Able Seaman Stephanie Jelley, Able Seaman Isaac Batterham, Leading Seaman Cameron Cox, Tatjana Dotzauer, Seaman James Hoffman, Seaman Joshua Guy.
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From left to right: Able Seaman Stephanie Jelley, Able Seaman Isaac Batterham, Leading Seaman Cameron Cox, Tatjana Dotzauer, Seaman James Hoffman, Seaman Joshua Guy.

An eye-watering hot sauce challenge was among a number of good spirited challenges at a White Ribbon fundraiser held by sailors from HMAS Waterhen Fleet Support Unit.

Australia and New Zealand march as guests of honour in French National Day Parade

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The Australian Defence Force contingent is preparing to march in the French National Day parade in Paris on 14 July 2016.  (photo: SGT Janine Fabre)

The Australian Defence Force contingent is preparing to march in the French National Day parade in Paris on 14 July 2016.

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) joined the New Zealand Defence Force to march with the French Armed Forces and other military contingents in the French National Day Parade, proudly leading in the ‘Position of Honour’ down the Champs-Élysées in Paris.
 

HMAS Darwin welcomed home from Middle East deployment

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Leading Seaman Boatswains Mate Chris Bradshaw with his partner Kylie and son Wyatt are reunited on the wharf at Garden Island, Sydney at HMAS Darwin's welcome home ceremony. (photo: ABIS Bonny Gassner)

Leading Seaman Boatswains Mate Chris Bradshaw with his partner Kylie and son Wyatt are reunited on the wharf at Garden Island, Sydney at HMAS Darwin's welcome home ceremony.

Hundreds of family and friends gathered at Garden Island in Sydney to cheer home HMAS Darwin from a seven month deployment to the Middle East.

Mosaic and Hurricane survivors return to Monte Bello

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Michael Wheeler (author), LSIS Lee-Anne Mack (photographer)

Members of the Australian Ex Services Atomic Survivors Association with their partners and the Commanding Officer HMAS Stirling, Captain Brian Delamont, RAN, during a visit to the HMAS Stirling Museum at the unveiling of a new Nuclear Testing exhibit in the associations honour.   (photo: LSIS Lee-Anne Mack)

Members of the Australian Ex Services Atomic Survivors Association with their partners and the Commanding Officer HMAS Stirling, Captain Brian Delamont, RAN, during a visit to the HMAS Stirling Museum at the unveiling of a new Nuclear Testing exhibit in the associations honour.

Members of the Australian Ex-Services Atomic Survivors Association have travelled to the Monte Bello Islands marking the  60th Anniversary of the completion of Operation MOSAIC.

Major maritime exercises interoperability

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Members of HMAS Canberra's ship's company and embarked forces line the flight deck as the ship arrives in Pearl Harbour, Hawaii to participate in Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2016.  (photo: LSIS Helen Frank)

Members of HMAS Canberra's ship's company and embarked forces line the flight deck as the ship arrives in Pearl Harbour, Hawaii to participate in Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2016.

More than 1,650 Australian Defence Force personnel have arrived in the United States ahead of a month of focused military training activities with 27 nations from across the globe for Exercise Rim-of-the-Pacific (RIMPAC) 2016.