Topic: HMAS Sirius (A266)
HMAS Sirius passes the Sydney Opera House to commence her journey back to her home port in Western Australia.
The Royal Australian Navy’s replenishment capability is operating at capacity once again with HMAS
Sirius back in the brine after four months of maintenance at Captain Cook Graving Dock, Garden Island.
Command of HMAS Sirius was formally handed to Commander Michael Oborn (left) from Commander Darren Grogan last month. The change of command ceremony took place in Sydney on completion of a busy period at sea and was marked by the formal exchange of a petrol nozzle - befitting command of the Navy's largest "seagoing servo".
Command of the Navy’s largest ‘seagoing service station’, HMAS
Sirius, was formally handed over from Commander Darren Grogan to Commander Michael Oborn last month.
January 17, 2016 by MIDN Jonathan Williams (author), LSML-S Joshua Matthews (photographer)
Sub Lieutenant Nicholas Asara, Midshipman Jon Williams, Able Seaman Maritime Logistics - Support Operations and Able Seaman Communication and Information Systems Jessica Gunning line the upper decks as HMAS Sirius prepares to come alongside Fleet Base West.
After deploying in August for South East Asia, HMAS
Sirius returned home to Fleet Base West on 13 December to the cheers of family and friends.
Leading Seaman Boatswain's Mate Jabin Roberts on the helm of the fleet replenishment ship HMAS Sirius.
Following his twin brother into the Navy has been a life changing experience for Leading Seaman Boatswains Mate Jabin Roberts.
"The Sons and Daughters of TS Sirius", an association linked to the old RAN Cadet unit TS Sirius, took the opportunity to tour the current HMAS Sirius whilst she was alongside in Sydney in December 2015.
Sirius had some special visitors for a tour in early December, a group who all have associations with her namesake cadet unit, Training Ship (TS) Sirius.