Australian and New Zealand training collaboration

Published on LEUT Kelli Lunt (author)

Topic(s): HMAS Stuart (F153)

Training elements of the Royal Australian and Royal New Zealand Navies recently joined forces to collaborate on unit readiness evaluations during Exercise ANZAC 2013.

Australia’s Sea Training Unit - Major Fleet Units (STU-MFU) worked closely with their Royal New Zealand Navy counterparts, the Maritime Operational Evaluation Team (MOET) to evaluate warships HMAS Stuart and HMNZS Te Mana, during the exercise, which tested the structure for future combined work up.