LCDR Ian Jackson (centre right) celebrates with a traditional Indonesian fist pump after graduating with fellow international students from the Indonesian Military Language School in Jakarta.
Australia’s enduring ties with Indonesia have been further strengthened with the graduation of the latest group of Defence personnel from the Indonesian Military Language School in Jakarta.
File image: Boatswains mates in HMAS Newcastle, Able Seaman Andrew Gill and Seaman Nathaniel Sanders, conduct 12.7mm heavy machine gun drills with Chief Petty Officer Boatswain Jeffrey East, during Exercise Kakadu 2018.
The Royal Australian Navy recently released a signal calling for volunteers from the Maritime Logistics, Communications Information Systems and Boatswains Specialisations to undertake a dual posting pilot against selected platforms and Shore Establishments.
File image: Officers and sailors from eastern based ships and establishments fall out from a group photograph on the flight deck of HMAS Canberra at the conclusion of Fleet Divisions in Garden Island, Sydney, in December 2017.
Members who have served 7 years or more will be eligible for interest-free loans of up to $7000 under a new initiative by the RAN’s Relief Trust Fund announced this month.
Captain Craig Powell presents the 2018 Bradley Meek award to Petty Officer Kevin West.
On 5 May 1998, a fire on HMAS
Westralia (II) claimed the lives of four crew members. Leading Seaman Bradley Meek was one of the sailors who perished.
Chief Petty Officer Michael Claessens recommends returning to Navy via some Reserve service for members who have been out for some time.
A Navy Chief Petty Officer who initially left Navy in 2008 has returned and slotted seamlessly back into service.
Director General Engineering - Navy, Commodore Colin Dagg, CSC, RAN, at a Navy Engineering Career Continuum Go-Live event held at HMAS Stirling, Western Australia.
The first Mastery assessment cycle has started for the Navy Engineering community.
Published on December 27, 2018 by SGT Dave Morley (author), LSIS Nina Fogliani (photographer), LSIS James McDougall (photographer)
File image: Reviewing Officer, Warrant Officer of the Navy Gary Wight inspects graduating members of General Entry 341 Shipp Division on the Recruit School Parade Ground, HMAS Cerberus, May 2016.
On the 25th anniversary of the creation of the position of Warrant Officer of the Navy (WO-N), the incumbent, WO-N Gary Wight reflects on the role.
File image: Director-General Chaplaincy Navy PCHA Collin Acton speaks about the Chaplaincy Reporting Tool, that was launched in January 2017.
When you hear the word Christmas, what images pop into your mind?
File image: Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN, inspects the parade during 822X Squadron's commissioning ceremony held at HMAS Albatross, Nowra, NSW.
As our Navy prepares for the 2018-19 Christmas Reduced Activity Period, I want to thank you all for your dedication, commitment and contribution this year.
General Entry 367 Emms Division celebrate on completion of their graduation ceremony held at Recruit School, HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.
The final batch of Navy’s new sailors for 2018 are ready to progress their careers following the graduation of General Entry 367.