Published on by Department of Defence (author), CPL Bill Solomou (photographer)
The 2017 Defence Blood Challenge is now underway, with a three-month competition pitting the Army, Navy, Air Force and Defence Public Servants against each other in an effort to strengthen Australia’s blood supplies and support the Australian community.
Published on by LEUT Mick Wheeler (author), CPOIS Damian Pawlenko (photographer), LSIS Lee-Anne Mack (photographer), ABCIS Donald Chaponda (photographer)
Commemorative services for Vietnam Veterans’ Day involving both current and former Royal Australian Navy members took place across the country recently with Navy’s Western Australian-based personnel attending services at War Memorials in Port Kennedy and the City of Joondalup.
Published on by SQNLDR Jaimie Abbott (author), POIS Phil Cullinan (photographer)
Navy members facing health and wellbeing issues can turn to their creative side for assistance, with applications again open for the Australian Defence Force Arts for Recovery, Resilience, Teamwork and Skills program.
Published on by LEUT Todd Fitzgerald (author), LSIS James Whittle (photographer)
About 100 Royal Australian Navy officers and sailors turned on a display of professionalism and precision when they conducted Ceremonial Divisions and a Sunset Ceremony to crowds at Mindil Beach Markets, Darwin, recently.
Published on by LEUT Todd Fitzgerald (author), ABIS Kayla Hayes (photographer)
More than 5,000 people turned out to get a taste of life in the military when Larrakeyah Defence Precinct, Darwin, held an Open Day, with Navy’s HMAS Coonawarra combining the activity with Northern Territory Navy Week.
Published on by LEUT Will Singer (author), ABIS Richard Cordell (photographer)
A squally Careening Bay bounded past and present members of the Navy family, who stood shoulder-to-shoulder to mark the 30th anniversary of the loss of two Australian submariners lost at sea whilst serving in HMAS Otama.