Topic: HMAS Canberra (L02)
June 21, 2017 by POIS Paul McCallum (author and photographer), ABIS Kayla Hayes (photographer)
Sub Lieutenant Michael Batchelor.
Moving between ships isn’t unusual for Maritime Warfare Officers like Sub Lieutenant Michael Batchelor, but going from one of Navy’s biggest to one of the smallest is more than just a size adjustment.
HMAS Canberra opened to visitors for the third annual World's Largest Open House charity day, in support of NSW Kids in Need.
Members of the public got a ‘backstage’ pass to amphibious giant, HMAS
Canberra as part of the New South Wales Kids in Need fundraising event, the World’s Largest Open House recently.
Commander Mark McConnell and Seaman Georgia Bronkhorst cut the birthday cake.
The local community came together to help HMAS
Moreton celebrate a big milestone – the Queensland establishment’s first birthday.
Some of the Ship's Company of HMAS Canberra, NSW Police and Firefighters come together at the Kids in Need 'Worlds Largest Open House' launch event at Fleet Base East, Sydney.
Members of the public will have the opportunity to tour a Royal Australian Navy warship while raising money for charity this month.
April 27, 2017 by RNZN Lieutenant Rowan Bagot (author), LSEW Nathan Streeter (photographer)
Australian Navy Cadets pose for a photo on the flight deck of HMAS Darwin, following a tour of the ship.
More than 50 Australian Navy Cadets and staff experienced HMAS
Darwin’s capability first hand when the group visited the warship alongside Garden Island, Sydney recently.
March 28, 2017 by Department of Defence (author), LSIS Paul McCallum (photographer), ABIS Tom Gibson (photographer), CPL Matthew Bickerton (photographer)
HMAS Choules sits at anchor off the coast of Darwin during Exercise Talisman Sabre 2015.
Recent reporting by the ABC that
“Navy's largest ships unable to join Cyclone Debbie emergency response amid engine troubles” is misleading.
Leading Seaman Aviation Support Benjamin King directs an Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter, ARH Tiger, as it takes off from HMAS Canberra's flight deck.
First of class flight trials onboard HMAS
Canberra have truly been a tri-service affair with Army test pilots, Navy flight test engineers and Air Force technicians all working on the task.
Leading Seaman Aviation Support Gabriella Hayllar directs a Tiger Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter onto the deck of HMAS Canberra to conduct First of Class Flight Trials.
Canberra has achieved another aviation milestone embarking two Army Tiger Armed Reconnaissance Helicopters for the first time.
A Rheinmetall Boxer combat reconnaissance vehicle prior to being loaded onto the heavy vehicle deck of the Royal Australian Navy amphibious ship HMAS Canberra during a series of trials at Fleet Base East in Sydney on 6 December 2016.
Canberra was introduced to the next generation of armoured fighting vehicles late last year, as part of Project Land 400 phase two trials.
January 27, 2017 by Mr James McPherson (author), Mr James McPherson (photographer), ABIS Bonny Gassner (photographer), LSIS Helen Frank (photographer)
HMAS Leeuwin hosted the City of Port Adelaide Enfield Australia Day citizenship ceremony in Port Adelaide, welcoming new Aussies with Minister for Defence Industry the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, and Lieutenant Commander Adam Muckalt.
Royal Australian Navy people spent time on Australia Day getting out into the community. From flag raising ceremonies to an Open Day, the Navy helped celebrate Australia and show how proud all Navy members are to protect Australia’s lifestyle and freedoms.