Topic:

Leadership keeps patrol boat crew saving lives at sea

Published on by SGT Dave Morley (author), LSIS Yuri Ramsey (photographer)

 (photo: )

Chief Petty Officer Mark Daniel Verhoeven has been awarded a Conspicuous Service Medal in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours for his achievements as the Senior Marine Technical Officer in Patrol Boat Crew Attack Four during border protection operations.

Parental principles rub off on warfare officer

Published on by LCDR Stephen Blume (author)

  (photo: )

More than 30 years after his father graduated from Principal Warfare Officer Course 1 (then the Surface Warfare Officers’ Course), Lieutenant Carl Cooper celebrated his graduation from Course 52.

Navy’s happiest Commodore retires with honour

This article has photo gallery Published on by Mr James McPherson (author), ABIS James McDougall (photographer), POIS Paul Berry (photographer)

Commander Fleet Air Arm, Commodore Vince Di Pietro, presents a Navy coin and pin to Eryn Shipp, Leading Seaman Aircrewman Noel Shipp's granddaughter, at the Australian War Memorial. Eryn expressed interest in becoming an Aircrewman. (photo: POIS Paul Berry)

Commander Fleet Air Arm, Commodore Vince Di Pietro, presents a Navy coin and pin to Eryn Shipp, Leading Seaman Aircrewman Noel Shipp's granddaughter, at the Australian War Memorial. Eryn expressed interest in becoming an Aircrewman.

Commodore Vince Di Pietro was appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours for his exceptional service as Commander of the Fleet Air Arm (2013 – 2016) and as Australia’s Naval Attaché to the United States (2007 – 2010).

Perth mission a milestone for marine technician

This article has photo gallery Published on by Ms Natalie Staples (author), ABIS Richard Cordell (photographer)

Leading Seaman Marine Technician Rhys Blackaby monitors HMAS Perth's fuel and propulsion system from the Machinery Control Room. (photo: ABIS Richard Cordell)

Leading Seaman Marine Technician Rhys Blackaby monitors HMAS Perth's fuel and propulsion system from the Machinery Control Room.

Leading Seaman Marine Technician Rhys Blackaby will tick an item off his bucket list with a deployment to the Middle East in HMAS Perth.

Missile defence tactician driven to achieve

Published on by Mr James McPherson (author), LSIS Jason Tuffrey (photographer)

Lieutenant Dylan White, RAN, Assistant Principle Warfare Officer, closed up on his console in the operations room on board HMAS Perth, in Cockburn Sound, WA.

   (photo: ABIS Jayson Tufrey)

Lieutenant Dylan White, RAN, Assistant Principle Warfare Officer, closed up on his console in the operations room on board HMAS Perth, in Cockburn Sound, WA.

Lieutenant Commander Dylan White has been awarded a Conspicuous Service Medal in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours for his superior work as the Above Water Warfare Officer and Operations Officer in HMAS Perth.

Service support rewarded with Birthday Honours

Published on by Mr James McPherson (author), POIS Phil Cullinan (photographer)

Petty Officer Stacey Brotherton with her family, was the recipeant of a Conspicuous Service Medal for the design and development of the Navy Divisional System intranet site and Navy People mobile application.   (photo: POIS Phil Cullinan)

Petty Officer Stacey Brotherton with her family, was the recipeant of a Conspicuous Service Medal for the design and development of the Navy Divisional System intranet site and Navy People mobile application.

Petty Officer Maritime Logistics Personnel Stacey Brotherton has been awarded a Conspicuous Service Medal in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours for her meritorious achievement as the research and communication coordinator for the Navy Divisional System.

Aviation visionary laid to rest

This article has photo gallery Published on by ABML-C Steven Bruni (author), Unknown (photographer)

 (photo: )

Commodore John Goble (Retired) passed away recently, leaving behind a lifetime of success and achievement. 

Mentor goes above and beyond to train our future force

Published on by CPL Max Bree (author), Unknown (photographer)

 (photo: Corporal Max Bree)

Leading Seaman Combat Systems Operator Susan Wright has been awarded a Conspicuous Service Medal in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours for her 'admirable professionalism and selfless devotion to duty as an Above Water Warfare Instructor within Training Authority Maritime Warfare at HMAS Watson.

Operational exposure enhances studies

This article has photo gallery Published on by ABML-C Steven Bruni (author and photographer)

Midshipman Jake Moir (right) and Midshipman Izaak Gurney from the Australian Defence Force Academy in front of the crest.  (photo: ABML-C Steven Bruni)

Midshipman Jake Moir (right) and Midshipman Izaak Gurney from the Australian Defence Force Academy in front of the crest.

With their heads currently in the books and an operational deployment each under their belt, Midshipmen Jake Moir and Izaak Gurney are not your average Australian Defence Force Academy students.

Engineering sailor inspired by father

Published on by LEUT Michael Wheeler (author), ABIS Richard Cordell (photographer)

Able Seaman Marine Technician Shane Steinton checks high pressure gauges onboard HMAS Perth during a set of technical rounds which are carried out routinely while the ship is at sea.  (photo: ABIS Richard Cordell)

Able Seaman Marine Technician Shane Steinton checks high pressure gauges onboard HMAS Perth during a set of technical rounds which are carried out routinely while the ship is at sea.

An engineering sailor will proudly uphold a family tradition of service as he deploys to the Middle East onboard HMAS Perth.