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Hockey duo California dreaming

This article has photo gallery Published on by Ms Dallas McMaugh (author), LSIS Sarah Williams (photographer)

(L-R) Leading Seaman Nicholas Simmons and Warrant Officer William McConnell of HMAS Albatross, will be heading to California, USA, to play in a hockey tournament and to raise funds for the charity, Mates4Mates. (photo: LSIS Sarah Williams)

(L-R) Leading Seaman Nicholas Simmons and Warrant Officer William McConnell of HMAS Albatross, will be heading to California, USA, to play in a hockey tournament and to raise funds for the charity, Mates4Mates.

Two Royal Australian Navy sailors have travelled to the United States, to compete in the California Cup International Field Hockey Tournament in Los Angeles.

First sporting win to LHD little sister

This article has photo gallery Published on by Defence (author), ABIS Bonny Gassner (photographer)

(L-R) Petty Officer Physical Training Instructor Kristian Weldon and Nathan Adamson with the inaugural LHD Championship Trophy on completion of the 2016 Eastern Australian Area AFL Competition at Randwick Barracks, Sydney.  (photo: ABIS Bonny Gassner)

(L-R) Petty Officer Physical Training Instructor Kristian Weldon and Nathan Adamson with the inaugural LHD Championship Trophy on completion of the 2016 Eastern Australian Area AFL Competition at Randwick Barracks, Sydney.

HMAS Adelaide has beaten her older sister in the first test of sporting prowess between the two ships’ companies.

Fitting tribute to First Lieutenant

This article has photo gallery Published on by LSIS Lee-Anne Mack (author and photographer)

Mrs Christine Von Senden presents the winners trophy to Chief Petty Officer Electronics Technician John Belford (R) and Mr Stephen Hazel (L) at the Al Von Sendedn Golf Classic held at Secret Harbour Golf Links, Western Australia. (photo: LSIS Lee-Anne Mack)

Mrs Christine Von Senden presents the winners trophy to Chief Petty Officer Electronics Technician John Belford (R) and Mr Stephen Hazel (L) at the Al Von Sendedn Golf Classic held at Secret Harbour Golf Links, Western Australia.

HMAS Stirling and Secret Harbour Golf Links hosted the 2nd Annual Al Von Senden Memorial Golf Classic on 29 April.

Navy rugby union - more than a game

This article has photo gallery Published on by WOCSM Chris Boardman (author), Unknown (photographer)

RANRU personnel have given back to the Highfields Redbacks local junior rugby community by being able hold a training camp. (photo: Unknown)

RANRU personnel have given back to the Highfields Redbacks local junior rugby community by being able hold a training camp.

During this year's Australian Defence Rugby Union Championships held in Brisbane, the Navy sides took the opportunity to engage the local Queensland community in two separate events.

Heavy lifters hone in on helicopter dock

Published on by LSIS Helen Frank (author and photographer), ABIS Bonny Gassner (photographer), POIS Yuri Ramsey (photographer), ABIS Steven Thomson (photographer)

A Chinook CH-47F aircraft from the 5th Aviation Regiment in Townsville landing on HMAS Canberra while the ship is alongside in her home port of Sydney. (photo: LSIS Helen Frank)

A Chinook CH-47F aircraft from the 5th Aviation Regiment in Townsville landing on HMAS Canberra while the ship is alongside in her home port of Sydney.

Amphibious ship, HMAS Canberra has conducted deck and handling trials with two Chinook helicopters alongside in Sydney recently.

Australian Navy trained Romeo crews graduate

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Mark Flowerdew (author), Ms Natalie Staples (author)

725 Squadron has achieved another milestone with the graduation of the first MH-60R Basic Operational Flight Training undertaken in Australia. (photo: Unknown)

725 Squadron has achieved another milestone with the graduation of the first MH-60R Basic Operational Flight Training undertaken in Australia.

Home of the 'Romeo' helicopter, 725 Squadron, has achieved another milestone with the graduation of trainees from the first MH-60R Basic Operational Flight Training undertaken in Australia. 

Tailored for maritime combat

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Will Singer (author), POIS Phil Cullinan (photographer)

Lieutenant Shawn Mortimer in the new Maritime Multi-cam Pattern Uniform which is being trialled throughout the navy. (photo: POIS Phil Cullinan)

Lieutenant Shawn Mortimer in the new Maritime Multi-cam Pattern Uniform which is being trialled throughout the navy.

Navy’s ‘working rig’, the Disruptive Pattern Navy Uniform or DPNU that has been worn since 2009, is scheduled to be replaced by late 2017.

Tricrab strengthens diver interoperability

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Will Singer (author)

United States and Australian EOD technicians prepare to deal with a simulated roadside improvised explosive device.  (photo: Unknown)

United States and Australian EOD technicians prepare to deal with a simulated roadside improvised explosive device.

Explosives Ordnance Disposal personnel from Australian Clearance Diving Teams One and Four have completed training with US, Singapore and New Zealand counterparts at Guam Naval Base for Exercise Tricrab 2016.

HMAS Rankin remembers AE1

Published on by LSMTSM Hunt (author)

HMAS Rankin took a moment out of their busy deployment schedule recently to remember the crew of HMAS AE1 while transiting past the Duke of York Islands near Rabaul, Papua New Guinea. (photo: Unknown)

HMAS Rankin took a moment out of their busy deployment schedule recently to remember the crew of HMAS AE1 while transiting past the Duke of York Islands near Rabaul, Papua New Guinea.

The ship's company of submarine, HMAS Rankin took a moment out of their busy deployment schedule recently to remember the crew of lost First World War submarine, HMAS AE1.

Peacekeeping planning enhanced during forum in Thailand

Published on by Ms Avital Terkowski (author), WO2 Neil Ruskin (photographer)

LEUT Karthiga Nageswaran with her international colleagues during the peacekeeping exercise PIRAP JABIRU. (photo: WO2 Neil Ruskin)

LEUT Karthiga Nageswaran with her international colleagues during the peacekeeping exercise PIRAP JABIRU.

Navy Legal Officer, Lieutenant Karthiga Nageswaran was given a unique opportunity to join the Australian Defence Force Peace Operations Training Centre on the peacekeeping exercise PIRAP JABIRU.