After learning to cook during home economics classes in year eight at Wellington Point State High School, Justin Dando knew his passion was in hospitality.
Graduating Maroochydore High School in 2004 and getting a taste for the Navy in his teenage years by participating in Navy Cadets, Shaun Black enlisted in the Navy in 2005 as a Boatswains Mate.
Several members of the Royal Australian Navy received honours from the Governor General at Government House last week.
Able Seaman Sarah Akil, a Communication and Information Systems sailor aboard HMAS Choules, is enjoying the chance to interact with the Papua New Guinea locals, participating in a number of activities while anchored offshore Manus Island.
The Royal Australian Navy would like to congratulate eight of its members who were awarded honours by The Governor of New South Wales, Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO, during a series of Investiture Ceremonies held at Government House, Sydney this week.
A team of 16 people from NUSHIP Canberra augmented the Australia's Federation Guard (AFG) for two high profile activities last month.
Commander Fleet Air Arm, Commodore Vince Di Pietro has presented LEUT Evan Burton with a commendation for his tireless work in implementing into Fleet Air Arm Service a computer software system that manages aircrew and flying operations for Navy and Army.
Theatre in education company Poetry in Action have approached the Australian Defence Force to see if there’s anyone interested in sharing their works of poetry which may be included in a new show. The performance will tour as part of their annual program, which is seen by over 50,000 young Aussies across the country.
Recently, students and faculty staff from the United States Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island, hosted a visit from 13 students and staff members from the Australian Command and Staff College.
Family members of Noel Shipp, the namesake of the newest Division at Recruit School in HMAS Cerberus, were guests of honour at the first graduation on 30 August 2013.