Topic: HMAS Ballarat (F155)
August 21, 2017 by LEUT Patrick Scott (author), LEUT Will Singer (author), LSIS Bradley Darvill (photographer)
Family and friends of the crew of HMAS Ballarat wave to their loved ones as the ship pulls alongside to her home port of Fleet Base West, Western Australia, at the completion of a four month South East Asia deployment.
Ballarat has sailed into her home port of Fleet Base West in Rockingham, Western Australia, to a large gathering of family and friends after completing a three month deployment to South East Asia and; participating in Exercise TALISMAN SABER off the Australian coast.
An Aircrewman from HMAS Ballarat watches as HMAS Ballarat's MH60-R helicopter prepares to conduct a casualty extraction from HMAS Shepparton.
When one of their own became a real-time casualty, the crew of survey motor launch, HMAS
Shepparton acted swiftly to provide an immediate response and medical evacuation by helicopter.
HMAS Bathurst breaks away from the fleet during Exercise Talisman Saber 17 Field Training Exercise - North.
Bathurst and Broome have been mixing it up with the big kids; proving they can punch above their weight in complex maritime warfare exercises.
July 12, 2017 by FLGOFF Deanna Ellick (author), LSIS Bradley Darvill (photographer), POA Matthew Jose (photographer)
(Front to Back) HMA Ships Bathurst and Ballarat conduct Officer of the Watch manoeuvres with USS John S. McCain during Exercise Talisman Saber 17 Field Training Exercise - North.
The Royal Australian and United States navies have proven a potent and agile force when operating together during the opening phases of Exercise TALISMAN SABER 17, which took place in the Northern Territory.
July 25, 2017 by LEUT Ryan Zerbe (author), LEUT Ben Willee (author), LCDR Don Hogarth (photographer)
Able Seaman Aviation Technician Aircraft Tenae Drummond with the Pro Drive race car in Townsville.
The Royal Australian Navy has taken Able Seaman Aviation Technician Aircraft Tenae Drummond across the world.
Chief Petty Officer Marine Technician John Bywater from the Anzac Ship's Program Office, in front of Anzac-class frigate HMAS Stuart, at Fleet Base West, Western Australia.
The Navy turned on the gas for a youngster’s interest in welding and metal work that sparked into so much more.
Published on June 19, 2017 by Department of Defence Media Release (author), LSIS Bradley Darvill (photographer)
HMAS Ballarat along with warships from Singapore, Bangladesh, Brunei, China, Indonesia, New Zealand and Russia in formation for the Singaporean Navy's 50th Anniversary International Fleet Review.
Ballarat has completed a port visit to Sepanggar, Malaysia as part of a three month South East Asia deployment.
Published on June 17, 2017 by CPL Max Bree (author), WO2 Andrew Hetherington (author), ABIS Bonny Gassner (photographer)
HMAS Darwin, ESPS Cristobal Colon, HMAS Parramatta and HMAS Melbourne enter in line astern formation, in Sydney Harbour New South Wales, Australia.
Australian and US forces are gearing up for mid- to high-intensity warfare against ‘near-peer’ adversaries on the month-long Exercise TALISAMAN SABRE, which begins at the end of June.
June 11, 2017 by Department of Defence Media Release (author), LSIS Bradley Darvill (photographer)
HMAS Ballarat (centre) conducts a Passage Exercise in the South China Sea with Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force ships Izumo and Sazanami and the Royal Canadian ship HMCS Winnipeg.
Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS
Ballarat has completed a passage exercise with Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force, Royal Canadian Navy and United States Navy ships during her South East Asia deployment.
June 08, 2017 by Department of Defence Media Release (author), ABIS Chantell Brown (photographer)
Chief Of Staff-Fleet Command, Commodore Luke Charles Jones, welcomes Rear Admiral Zhao Jicheng (Task Group Command) to Sydney at Fleet Headquarters.
The 25th Task Group of the People’s Liberation Army – Navy conducted a port visit to Sydney between 8-11 June.