Topic:

Sea-riding in the Spanish LHD – a glimpse of what’s to come for Canberra's company

This article has photo gallery Published on by Royal Australian Navy (author), CMDR Paul Moggach (photographer)

The NUSHIP Canberra sea-riding team pictured with members from ESPS Juan Carlos I ship’s company in front of the 'Island' (the superstructure above the flight deck). (photo: CMDR Paul Moggach)

The NUSHIP Canberra sea-riding team pictured with members from ESPS Juan Carlos I ship’s company in front of the 'Island' (the superstructure above the flight deck).

As NUSHIP Canberra's personnel step closer to bringing the first Landing Helicopter Dock into service.

Joint Australian and US search locates ordnance

Published on by

Members of HMAS Gascoyne's ship's company inspect a nautical chart with a member of the United States Navy after finding four unexploded bombs.  (photo: )

Members of HMAS Gascoyne's ship's company inspect a nautical chart with a member of the United States Navy after finding four unexploded bombs.

HMAS Gascoyne is working with the United States Navy to retrieve four unexploded bombs from the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, dropped by USN Harrier aircraft in the lead up to Exercise TALISMAN SABRE on 16 July 2013.

Waller visits Cairns

Published on by LEUT Samantha Dudley (author), LSET Luke Adams (photographer)

HMAS Waller alongside Trinity Wharf, Cairns. (photo: LSET Luke Adams)

HMAS Waller alongside Trinity Wharf, Cairns.

HMAS Waller's crew is enjoying Cairns, after successfully participating in multi-national exercise TALISMAN SABRE.

Successful torpedo firing

Published on by LSIS Brenton Freind (photographer)

HMAS Stuart fires a live MU90 torpedo 'war shot' at a submerged static target in the EAXA (East Australian Exercise Area), off the NSW South Coast. (photo: LSIS Brenton Freind)

HMAS Stuart fires a live MU90 torpedo 'war shot' at a submerged static target in the EAXA (East Australian Exercise Area), off the NSW South Coast.

The Royal Australian Navy has successfully conducted the world’s first firing of a ‘war shot’ MU90 Lightweight Torpedo.

Navy Band gives Indonesian visitor a familiar welcome

Published on by LS Cathy Wainwright (author)

The Royal Australian Navy Band played a traditional Indonesian song using Angklung instruments which were gifted to the RAN by the Indonesian Navy in 2012. (photo: Unknown)

The Royal Australian Navy Band played a traditional Indonesian song using Angklung instruments which were gifted to the RAN by the Indonesian Navy in 2012.

The Royal Australian Navy Band went to great lengths to welcome the Chief of Staff of the Indonesian Navy, Admiral Dr Marsetio, to Fleet Base East this week, when he made a counterpart visit to the Chief of the Royal Australian Navy, Vice Admiral Ray Griggs.

Navy Daily exceeds 49,000 visits in first six weeks

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Sarah West (author), LEUT Tony White (author)

Google Analytics map of Visits by City to the Navy Daily website. (photo: n/a)

Google Analytics map of Visits by City to the Navy Daily website.

Since the website was launched on July 3, Navy Daily has gone from strength to strength, having clocked up 49,600 visits in its first six weeks.

NUSHIP Canberra's Command Team to benefit from training in model replica LHD

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Emily Kennedy (author), Port Ash Australia (photographer)

Replica LHD NUSHIP Assault being 'launched' by Port Ash Australia personnel for final preparations ahead of NUSHIP Canberra's Command team training next week. (photo: Port Ash Australia)

Replica LHD NUSHIP Assault being 'launched' by Port Ash Australia personnel for final preparations ahead of NUSHIP Canberra's Command team training next week.

The model replica Landing Helicopter Dock ship, NUSHIP Assault, has been launched in Port Ash (near Newcastle) this week - ready to be used by NUSHIP Canberra's Command Team during a professional ship handling course next week.

Ballarat receives top up from Sirius on transit north

Published on by LCDR Simon Franklin (author), ABEW Andrew Hardrin (photographer)

Sailors man the distance line during HMAS Ballarat’s Replenishment at Sea with HMAS Sirius. (photo: ABEW Andrew Hardrin)

Sailors man the distance line during HMAS Ballarat’s Replenishment at Sea with HMAS Sirius.

“Distance two cables, bearing seven degrees,” reported HMAS Ballarat’s Navigating Officer, Lieutenant Tom Geraghty to his Commanding Officer, Commander Matthew Doornbos.

Confidence for HS BLUE Crew

Published on by LEUT Kelli Lunt (author)

Lieutenant (LEUT) Reece Osborne pilots HMAS Leeuwin under the watchful eye of Navigation Officer, LEUT Scott Benstead (binoculars) and Commanding Officer, Lieutenant Commander Neil Cheverton. (photo: Unknown)

Lieutenant (LEUT) Reece Osborne pilots HMAS Leeuwin under the watchful eye of Navigation Officer, LEUT Scott Benstead (binoculars) and Commanding Officer, Lieutenant Commander Neil Cheverton.

Officers from the first Bridge Sim graduating class have found success on Hydrographic Ships since arriving at their first ship posting with Bridge Warfare Certificate in hand.

Perth ends TALISMAN SABRE with a bang

Published on by LEUT Andrew Herring (author), LSIS Yuri Ramsey (photographer)

Upgraded Anzac class frigate HMAS Perth provides Naval Gunfire Support with her 5-inch gun during the closing stages of exercise TALISMAN SABRE. (photo: LSIS Yuri Ramsey)

Upgraded Anzac class frigate HMAS Perth provides Naval Gunfire Support with her 5-inch gun during the closing stages of exercise TALISMAN SABRE.

The upgraded Anzac Class frigate HMAS Perth ended Exercise TALISMAN SABRE 2013 with a bang - lots of bangs actually - as she participated in a joint live fire exercise at Townsend Island, off Queensland.