The month-formerly-known-as-November co-incided with HMAS Sydney being at sea this year, leading to a high rate of Movember participation on board.
With the midway point of ‘Movember’ now behind them, 40 members of HMAS Waterhen are charging towards the finish line.
Six riders from the Albatross Mountain Bike Club recently took part in one of the most respected and spectacular one day community cycling events in Australia – the annual Multiple Sclerosis Sydney to Gong.
A team of volunteers from Navy Headquarters Tasmania joined other Tasmanian community groups to help run the 17th Annual Special Children’s Christmas Party at the Derwent Entertainment Centre yesterday.
Last week, the Adelaide Class Guided Missile Frigate (FFG) Team Trainer maintainers from the Systems Training School (HMAS Watson) scheduled some time out to make a much needed donation to the Australian Red Cross Blood Service, assisting in the provision of blood and blood products to those in need Australia-wide.
The men and women of HMAS Cerberus united in support of White Ribbon Day on Monday. At an official White Ribbon Day gathering, Executive Officer, Commander Mike Oborn encouraged everyone to pledge the White Ribbon oath, think on the seriousness of violence against women and to have the courage to take a stand.
Royal Australian Navy personnel around Australia will sell white ribbons today to mark White Ribbon Day and support the work of the White Ribbon organisation.
A Navy display in the recently opened extension at the Channel Court Shopping Centre, Kingston, Tasmania attracted significant attention from the passing shoppers.
Members of the Mosman community were invited to HMAS Penguin last week to observe a Ceremonial Sunset, as part of the annual community engagement program.
Navy’s Blood Ambassador for 2013 is urging every officer and sailor in the service to roll up their sleeves for one final assault on the Defence Blood Challenge tally board.