Members of the Indian Navy visited the Royal Australian Navy's Officer Training establishment, HMAS Creswell, last week, to compare the training practices of the two navies.
The Executive Officer of USS Preble recently invited students and staff of the Australian Defence College onboard the American Guided Missile Destroyer for a tour and a walk down memory lane.
Sailors from HMAS Cerberus are getting into the spirit of spring by supporting Daffodil Day!
Friers Offshore Racing’s ‘Team Navy’ Transport Logistics Manager, Stephen Turner is used to hauling precious cargo - but instead of moving the ‘Team Navy’ Australian Championship Offshore Superboat this weekend, he’ll transport little Mackay Champion, Declan Roughsedge, in the annual ‘Konvoy 4 Kids’.
A team from HMAS Coonawarra will hit the road on 31 August in support of the Northern Territory Variety Bash, which will raise funds to empower Northern Territory children who are sick, disadvantaged or have special needs to live, laugh and learn.
Kris ‘Blue’ Skimmings from Ravenshoe Tablelands in Far North Queensland is an Ex-Chief Petty Officer Naval Police Coxswain who completed 20 years service in the RAN in 1991.
Royal Australian Navy personnel found themselves surrounded by a different sea of blue last week when they took part in the national Jeans for Genes Day to raise funds for research into childhood disease.
Mine Hunter HMAS Gascoyne has continued her south west Pacific deployment, arriving in Nuku’alofa, Tonga after a four day transit through unrelenting seas from Vanuatu.
The Royal Hobart Regatta has been staged annually for the past 175 years without a break, apart from 1967 when disastrous bush fires in southern Tasmania caused its last minute cancellation. The Royal Australian Navy and its predecessors has supported this event every year since its inception in 1838.
A group of Supply Chain and Logistics Management students and professionals attending the biennial Smart Conference and Expo, recently braved the winter rain to participate in a site visit to Fleet Base East and to HMAS Ballarat.