Published on by LEUT James McPherson (author), LEUT Geoff Long (author), LSIS James Whittle (photographer)
Providing logistics and berthing support to the 27 nations and 23 ships taking part in Exercise Kakadu has not fazed the Port Services team at HMAS Coonawarra, which already supports the Royal Australian Navy’s busiest port in terms of ship movements.
Published on by LEUT Todd Fitzgerald (author), LSIS James Whittle (photographer)
The Royal Australian Navy continues to strengthen its presence in Darwin with the Commanding Officer of HMAS Coonawarra appointed as Senior Australian Defence Force Officer (SADFO) of two Top End Defence bases recently.
Published on by LEUT Todd Fitzgerald (author), Gunner Joel Mortlock (photographer)
HMAS Coonawarra has joined with the Darwin community, members of the United States Marines and other Australian Defence Force personnel to commemorate the 76th anniversary of ‘the battle that saved Australia’.
Published on by LEUT Todd Fitzgerald (author), USMC Cpl Andrew Piehler (photographer)
Officers and sailors from HMAS Coonawarra have joined forces with other Australian Defence Force personnel and the local community for the massive clean-up operation following Cyclone Marcus, which struck Darwin on 17th March.