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HMAS Cerberus gives winter warmers

Published on by ABIS Cassie McBride (author and photographer)

From left, Seaman Star Anna Moxham and Seaman Star Bradley Burt hand donations of blankets and clothing from HMAS Cerberus families to Father Bob McGuire and the Father Bob McGuire Foundation Outreach Director Daryl Lynch at Albert Park, Victoria. (photo: ABIS Cassie McBride)

From left, Seaman Star Anna Moxham and Seaman Star Bradley Burt hand donations of blankets and clothing from HMAS Cerberus families to Father Bob McGuire and the Father Bob McGuire Foundation Outreach Director Daryl Lynch at Albert Park, Victoria.

Members of HMAS Cerberus came to a call of action recently to help out The Father Bob McGuire Foundation, in Melbourne.

Legacy 'best sellers' treated with Navy ship tour

Published on by MIDN Aaron Wischusen (author), ABIS Jake Badior (photographer)

Legacy’s staff and best badge sellers of 2013 before taking a tour onboard HMAS Stuart (from left) Raymond Tran, Eve Crossley, Katrina Pastuovic, Joshua Griffiths, John Murray, Patrick Butler with staff members, Josie Fodor and Hannah Carling. (photo: ABIS Jake Badior)

Legacy’s staff and best badge sellers of 2013 before taking a tour onboard HMAS Stuart (from left) Raymond Tran, Eve Crossley, Katrina Pastuovic, Joshua Griffiths, John Murray, Patrick Butler with staff members, Josie Fodor and Hannah Carling.

Legacy’s 'best sellers' from 2013 have been given a personal tour of HMAS Stuart as a thank you for their efforts in raising funds for the charity.

PM, CN and ADF Cadets commemorate first campaign of WWI

This article has photo gallery Published on by Mrs Raveena Carroll-Kenney (author), LSIS Paul McCallum (photographer)

Australian Defence Force Cadets commit wreaths to the waters of Cockatoo Island in Sydney where the Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force (ANMEF) departed for Rabaul, 100 years ago. HMAS Huon (rear) represents the WW1 ship HMAS Berrima.  (photo: LSIS Paul McCallum)

Australian Defence Force Cadets commit wreaths to the waters of Cockatoo Island in Sydney where the Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force (ANMEF) departed for Rabaul, 100 years ago. HMAS Huon (rear) represents the WW1 ship HMAS Berrima.

Under a grey Sydney sky yesterday, 90 Australian Defence Force Cadets retraced the steps of the servicemen who deployed from Australia’s shores to fight in the nation's first campaign of World War I, in Rabaul, German New Guinea.

Last Post for HMAS Canberra (I) sailor

Published on by LCDR Chloe Wootten (author and photographer)

Crowds gather at the Australian War Memorial’s Last Post Ceremony on 9 August 2014 to hear the story of Supply Assistant H.R. Keats who died when HMAS Canberra (I) sank in 1942 during the battle of Savo Island. (photo: LCDR Chloe Wootten)

Crowds gather at the Australian War Memorial’s Last Post Ceremony on 9 August 2014 to hear the story of Supply Assistant H.R. Keats who died when HMAS Canberra (I) sank in 1942 during the battle of Savo Island.

Recently during the Australian War Memorial's Last Post Ceremony, Lieutenant Commander Greg McTernan had the special duty of remembering one particular sailor killed in action when HMAS Canberra (I) was sunk on the same day, during the Battle of Savo Island in 1942.

Tobruk hosts official function in Manila

Published on by LEUT Harrison Ingham (author and photographer)

Commanding Officer HMAS Tobruk, Commander Leif Maxfield, RAN, is welcomed alongside the Port of Manila by the Chief of Staff Armed Forces Philippines, Lieutenant General Gregorio Pio Catapang.

 (photo: LEUT Harrison Ingham)

Commanding Officer HMAS Tobruk, Commander Leif Maxfield, RAN, is welcomed alongside the Port of Manila by the Chief of Staff Armed Forces Philippines, Lieutenant General Gregorio Pio Catapang.

The Royal Australian Navy amphibious ship HMAS Tobruk recently hosted an Official Reception for Philippine dignitaries in the Port of Manila, during a port visit to the city.

Navy represented at the Shoalhaven Careers Expo

Published on by Ms Dallas McMaugh (author), ABIS Jesse Rhynard (photographer)

Navy Community Engagement Program Coordinator Chief Petty Officer Linda Eddington from HMAS Albatross shares a laugh with students from St John's High School at the 2014 Shoalhaven Careers Expo.
 (photo: ABIS Jesse Rhynard)

Navy Community Engagement Program Coordinator Chief Petty Officer Linda Eddington from HMAS Albatross shares a laugh with students from St John's High School at the 2014 Shoalhaven Careers Expo.

Since 2005 the annual Shoalhaven Careers Expo has assisted thousands of Year 10 students in exploring career options and making informed choices about subject choices for their all-important senior high school years.

HMAS Albatross support White Ribbon's 'Night In'

Published on by Ms Dallas McMaugh (author), POIS Kelvin Hockey (photographer)

Commanding Officer HMAS Albatross, Captain Simon Bateman speaks addresses personnel gathered at the White Ribbon Day morning tea. (photo: POIS Kel Hockey)

Commanding Officer HMAS Albatross, Captain Simon Bateman speaks addresses personnel gathered at the White Ribbon Day morning tea.

25 July is the day designated by White Ribbon to get the word out, to get together, to raise funds for the White Ribbon campaign and to raise awareness of the issue of violence against women in Australia.

Centenary of the beginning of World War One

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Celeste Ecuyer (author), POIS Paul Berry (photographer)

HMA Ships Sydney (I), AE1 and AE2. (photo: Unknown. Image scanned from Navy Historic Archive.)

HMA Ships Sydney (I), AE1 and AE2.

This week marks one hundred years since the British Government declared itself in a state of war with Germany, as from 11.00pm on 4 August 1914, and Australia’s involvement in World War One officially began.

95 Shipp Division recruits graduate

Published on by SBLT Kat Mulheron (author), ABIS Cassie McBride (photographer)

Reviewing Officer, Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer, CSC and Bar, RAN inspects General Entry 323 Shipp Division during their Graduation Parade held at the Royal Australian Navy's Recruit School at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria (photo: ABIS Cassie McBride)

Reviewing Officer, Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer, CSC and Bar, RAN inspects General Entry 323 Shipp Division during their Graduation Parade held at the Royal Australian Navy's Recruit School at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria

More than 500 family and a friends proudly watched as 95 of Navy's newest Recruits formally completed 11 weeks of initial training at the Royal Australian Navy’s Recruit School at HMAS Cerberus.

Navy athletes pack their bags for the Invictus Games in London

Published on by CPL Mark Doran (author), Mr David McClenaghan (photographer)

Commander Joint Health Command, Rear Admiral Robyn Walker and National President of the Returned and Services League, Rear Admiral Ken Doolan with some of the members of Australia’s Invictus Games Team after the official launch at Parliament House. (photo: David McClenaghan)

Commander Joint Health Command, Rear Admiral Robyn Walker and National President of the Returned and Services League, Rear Admiral Ken Doolan with some of the members of Australia’s Invictus Games Team after the official launch at Parliament House.

Three Navy personnel will compete alongside other members of the Australian Defence Force and the RSL in the Invictus Games in London from September 10-14.