Topic: HMAS Broome (P90)

Patrol boats essential to exercise

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Andrew Ragless (author), ABMT Leo Baumgartner (photographer)

HMAS Bathurst breaks away from the fleet during Exercise Talisman Saber 17 Field Training Exercise - North. (photo: ABMT Leo Baumgartner)

HMAS Bathurst breaks away from the fleet during Exercise Talisman Saber 17 Field Training Exercise - North.

HMA Ships Bathurst and Broome have been mixing it up with the big kids; proving they can punch above their weight in complex maritime warfare exercises.

Top end exercises get maritime component of TS17 underway

This article has photo gallery Published on by FLGOFF Deanna Ellick (author), LSIS Bradley Darvill (photographer), POA Matthew Jose (photographer)

(Front to Back) HMA Ships Bathurst and Ballarat conduct Officer of the Watch manoeuvres with USS John S. McCain during Exercise Talisman Saber 17 Field Training Exercise - North. (photo: POA Matthew Jose)

(Front to Back) HMA Ships Bathurst and Ballarat conduct Officer of the Watch manoeuvres with USS John S. McCain during Exercise Talisman Saber 17 Field Training Exercise - North.

The Royal Australian and United States navies have proven a potent and agile force when operating together during the opening phases of Exercise TALISMAN SABER 17, which took place in the Northern Territory.

HMAS Broome farewells Pacific Patrol Boats

Published on by Ms Natalie Staples (author), LEUT Sarah West (photographer)

HMAS Broome transited from Darwin to Sydney in September 2013, in company with four Pacific Patrol Boats from Tonga, Papua New Guinea and Micronesia. (photo: LEUT Sarah West)

HMAS Broome transited from Darwin to Sydney in September 2013, in company with four Pacific Patrol Boats from Tonga, Papua New Guinea and Micronesia.

After almost a month of operating together in-company, HMAS Broome, on 15 October, parted company with four Pacific Patrol Boats visiting Australia for the International Fleet Review 2013 and Exercise TRITON CENTENARY.

Excitement builds as Broome makes way for an ‘explosive’ IFR

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Sarah West (author and photographer)

LSBM Margo Stanmore practices to 'cheer ship' at the Royal Australian Navy's International Fleet Review while HMAS Broome makes a short stop in Moreteon Bay on her way to Sydney.  (photo: LEUT Sarah West)

LSBM Margo Stanmore practices to 'cheer ship' at the Royal Australian Navy's International Fleet Review while HMAS Broome makes a short stop in Moreteon Bay on her way to Sydney.

The Armidale Class Patrol Boat crew ATTACK FIVE is using its transit between Cairns and Sydney to prepare for the key role it will play in the International Fleet Review pyrotechnics and light show spectacular on Sydney Harbour next weekend.