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Warrant Officer roles recognised

Published on by CPOB Tony Martin (author and photographer)

Command Warrant Officer, HMAS Harman, Warrant Officer Karen Sellars proudly wears the new Bronze CWO badge. (photo: )

Command Warrant Officer, HMAS Harman, Warrant Officer Karen Sellars proudly wears the new Bronze CWO badge.

Navy Tier Bravo Warrant Officers who occupy the role of Ships Warrant Officer (SWO) will now be recognised as Command Warrant Officer (CWO).

Proud sailor returns to Hobart

Published on by LEUT Ryan Zerbe (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)

Hobart native Leading Seaman Communications and Information Systems Tim Lawler aboard HMAS Hobart, off the east coast of Australia. (photo: LSIS Peter Thompson)

Hobart native Leading Seaman Communications and Information Systems Tim Lawler aboard HMAS Hobart, off the east coast of Australia.

Leading Seaman Tim Lawler’s pride in his home town of Hobart is matched only by the pride he feels to serve aboard the city’s new namesake ship.

Royal Australian Navy sailor honoured in Bahrain

This article has photo gallery Published on by Royal Canadian Navy Sub Lieutenant S. Mairi Anderson (author)

Leading Seaman Communication and Information Systems Matthew Read was selected as Combined Maritime Forces' Sailor of the Month. (photo: Unknown)

Leading Seaman Communication and Information Systems Matthew Read was selected as Combined Maritime Forces' Sailor of the Month.

A Royal Australian Navy sailor has been awarded Sailor of the Month while posted to Bahrain as part of the Combined Maritime Forces.

Homeward bound from life at sea

Published on by LEUT Ryan Zerbe (author), ABIS Craig Walton (photographer)

Petty Officer Electronic Technician Nick Newman on the forecastle of HMAS Hobart. (photo: ABIS Craig Walton)

Petty Officer Electronic Technician Nick Newman on the forecastle of HMAS Hobart.

Originally from Devonport, Tasmania, Petty Officer Nick Newman’s career in the Navy has taken him to 34 countries.

Homeward bound for Hobart’s Scott Oram

Published on by LEUT Ryan Zerbe (author), ABIS Craig Walton (photographer)

Chief Petty Officer Maritime Logistics - Chef Scott Oram in the galley of guided missile destroyer HMAS Hobart. (photo: ABIS Craig Walton)

Chief Petty Officer Maritime Logistics - Chef Scott Oram in the galley of guided missile destroyer HMAS Hobart.

Hobart native Chief Petty Officer Chef Scott Oram will return home in a way befitting the city’s nautical tradition and his own career in the Navy.

Stirling Medic aims for Invictus Games

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Will Singer (author), LSIS Ronnie Baltoft (photographer)

Leading Seaman Medic Karney Armstrong stands in front of HMAS Toowoomba at Fleet Base West, Western Australia. (photo: ABIS Ronnie Baltoft)

Leading Seaman Medic Karney Armstrong stands in front of HMAS Toowoomba at Fleet Base West, Western Australia.

HMAS Stirling Health Centre’s Leading Seaman Medic Karney Armstrong joined the Navy as an Electronic Warfare Linguist before transferring to the medical branch. She is proud that Royal Australian Navy medics are ‘first to respond, last to seek help’ and maintain their calm in the worst situations.

Navy recognised for building inclusive workplace

Published on by LEUT John Cole (author), Unknown (photographer)

CAPT Charlie Stephenson, Director General Navy Communication and Coordination, members of the Diversity and Inclusion Council and graduates and staff from the Navy Indigenous Development Program accept the finalist award on behalf of Navy. (photo: )

CAPT Charlie Stephenson, Director General Navy Communication and Coordination, members of the Diversity and Inclusion Council and graduates and staff from the Navy Indigenous Development Program accept the finalist award on behalf of Navy.

Navy’s commitment to diversity and inclusion has been recognised at the Australian Human Resources Institute Awards in Melbourne.

Support section assists women in need

Published on by AB Sarah Lucinsky (author), LSIS Justin Brown (photographer)

Members of RANTEWSS at HMAS Albatross present a cheque and care packages to Supported Accommodation and Homelessness Services Shoalhaven Illawarra. (photo: LSIS Justin Brown)

Members of RANTEWSS at HMAS Albatross present a cheque and care packages to Supported Accommodation and Homelessness Services Shoalhaven Illawarra.

The Royal Australian Navy Tactical Electronic Warfare Support Section at HMAS Albatross is relatively small but members of the unit are working hard to make a difference in their community. Their enthusiastic commitment to support a local accommodation and homelessness service will assist vulnerable women and families in the Shoalhaven.

Navy presents new surf boat and trailer

Published on by LCDR Don Hogarth (author and photographer), Mr Rob Gleeson (photographer)

Captain Charlie Stephenson presents the winning team from Coolum Surf Club a fully equipped surfboat and trailer at the Australian Surf Rowers League series event held at Elouera Beach. (photo: LCDR Don Hogarth)

Captain Charlie Stephenson presents the winning team from Coolum Surf Club a fully equipped surfboat and trailer at the Australian Surf Rowers League series event held at Elouera Beach.

For the tenth year, Team Navy continues its association with surf lifesaving as the naming rights sponsor of the 2017-18 Australian Surf Rowers League (ASRL) series.

Navy parade at Brighton Jetty Classic

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Dave Dawes (author), SGT Murray Staff (photographer)

Navy Headquarters South Australia Command Staff marching with the Marilyns at the Brighton Jetty Classic. (photo: Unknown)

Navy Headquarters South Australia Command Staff marching with the Marilyns at the Brighton Jetty Classic.

Navy has provided strong support at South Australia’s largest open water swim event as attendees enjoyed a fast and fun day in the sun.