Navy Lieutenant and Maryborough resident, Scott MacPherson is a long way from the ocean. The 34-year-old Maritime Logistics Officer is currently posted to land locked Afghanistan.
Ricky Garner loves working on Armidale Class Patrol Boats but it’s nothing compared to the love of his family which the Royal Australian Navy helped him build.
Chief Petty Officer (CPO) Paddy McKeag says he has “done a lot” in a Navy career spanning 30 years.
Since graduating the Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) New Entry Officer Course (NEOC) at HMAS Creswell this year, myself and four other Midshipmen began the Naval Officer Year One Engineering Program (NOYO-EN).
The last Getting Division, GE313, will march into Royal Australian Navy history on the 26th July 2013, as they proudly graduate from the Royal Australian Navy Recruit School at HMAS Cerberus.
Able Seaman Justin Macey has been recognised as the 2013 Illawarra Apprentice of the Year by the Illawarra Vocational Training Committee (IVTC).
Adam Quinn joined the Royal Australian Navy looking for a career that could give him a change of lifestyle.
The sailor who hails from Sorell in Tasmania said he certainly found that change in the Navy’s Armidale Class Patrol Boats.
There’s nothing light on about 27-year-old James Brown’s career.
Joining the Royal Australian Navy to build on his trade as a light vehicle mechanic, James, now an Able Seaman Marine Technician specialises in high power marine mechanics in the Navy’s Armidale Class Patrol Boats.
When 808 Squadron Executive Officer Lieutenant Commander Dom Cooper drew his ceremonial sword and took his place as Parade Commander for the commissioning of Navy’s newest squadron at HMAS Albatross this morning, he carried on a family tradition dating back more than a century.
Hobart native Ashton Brooks has loved how far her Army career taken her although she never expected it would take across the Coral Sea in a Navy ship on a humanitarian mission.