Published on by PO Richard Gorey (author and photographer)
The rainy weather did nothing to dampen spirits at the Coolum Surf Lifesaving Competition recently as the Royal Australian Navy provided support for the competition where crews used various surf skills in short races that made for thrilling spectating and tight finishes.
Published on by CMDR Chloe Griggs (author and photographer)
Creative writing, sculpture, rock songs and acting aren’t normally the daily work of service men and women, but for a group of 22 Defence members recovering from injury or illness this was their day job in November.
Published on by CMDR Fenn Kemp (author), Unknown (photographer)
The Royal Australian Navy is helping to re-shape Australia’s approach to managing conflicts of all kinds, joining a special workshop held recently in Canberra. The role of women in conflict has become a key focus for Australian Defence Force planners, as they seek out ways to win over communities on the front line.