Navy Daily http://news.navy.gov.au Navy Daily provides the online delivery of news stories about Royal Australian Navy's daily activities. en Copyright 2018, Navy Daily Thu, 18 Oct 2018 14:13:08 +1000 60 Newscoop http://news.navy.gov.au/themes/publication_1/theme_1/_img/logo.png Navy Daily http://news.navy.gov.au HMAS Stuart conducts port visit to Singapore during Asian deployment http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Fleet/4890 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop_0_70_1000_736/images%7Ccms-image-000014551.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Commanding Officer HMAS Stuart CMDR Chris Leece hosted Navy veterans onboard HMAS Stuart during the ship's visit to Singapore." /> <br /> HMAS Stuart recently visited Singapore’s Sembawang Naval Base to participate in the harbour phase of Exercise BERSAMA LIMA. Ship’s company took the opportunity to experience a variety of cultural and sporting activities around Singapore. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet By: SBLT Kunal Ghangas Thu, 18 Oct 2018 09:00:01 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Fleet/4890 Collaboration leads to exciting innovation http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Fleet/4889 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000014546.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Royal Australian Navy Navy personnel with staff from EPE and the Defence Innovation Hub following the successful completion of the Maritime PRIED demonstration." /> <br /> The Defence Innovation Hub has worked closely with Navy in the Top End to test an exciting system designed for use in the maritime environment. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet By: SBLT Max Logan Wed, 17 Oct 2018 09:00:02 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Fleet/4889 Churchill Fellowship opens new opportunities for Maritime Trade Operations http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Fleet/4876 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000014499.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Commander Fiona Ewington, RANR, at Fleet Base West with MV Stoker in the background, has recently completed international research sponsored by the Churchill Fellowship Trust into military doctrine and maritime trade protection." /> <br /> The chance to pursue an international research project outside of her busy Maritime Trade Operations day to day work life has opened up new opportunities for a dedicated Navy officer and the Navy warfare community. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet By: LEUT Rilana Ostheim Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:49:25 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Fleet/4876 Sailor displays resilience and courage to achieve a goal http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Sport/4879 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop_0_0_1000_665/images%7Ccms-image-000014508.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Australian Invictus Games team member, Able Seaman Marine Technician Mark Daniels (left), passes the ball during a wheelchair rugby exhibition match against the WA Enforcers, in Perth WA." /> <br /> A Navy member who suffered an amputation as a result of a motorcycle accident has overcome serious challenges to remain active, both professionally and in his down time. <br style="clear:both;" /> Sport By: LEUT Anthony Martin Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:41:57 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Sport/4879 HMAS Moreton’s Brisbane Rail Trail adventure http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Sport/4874 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000014497.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Team Moreton celebrates after completing their nearly 20km trek through the Brisbane Rail Trail." /> <br /> Qualities of teamwork and resilience were tested for personnel from HMAS Moreton as they departed the quaint village of Linville, several hours north west of Brisbane. <br style="clear:both;" /> Sport By: LS Hayden Eyles Mon, 15 Oct 2018 09:00:01 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Sport/4874 Underdogs do Cerberus proud http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Sport/4886 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000014534.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="The HMAS Cerberus 'Doggies' celebrate winning the Southern Football and Netball League Division Four Grand Final at Keysborough Reserve in Victoria." /> <br /> The HMAS Cerberus AFL team - dubbed the ‘Doggies’ - have stormed their way through the second half of the Southern football and netball league season to take out their first senior division premiership since 1958. <br style="clear:both;" /> Sport By: LEUT Ryan Zerbe Sun, 14 Oct 2018 09:00:01 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Sport/4886 Olympic shooter appointed to Navy Reserve http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/People/4884 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000014527.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Paul Adams (centre) is congratulated on being appointed to the Royal Australian Navy by his grandmother, Joan Matnieson, and mother, Susan Adams, in Brisbane." /> <br /> Queensland Olympian Paul Adams, 26, has been appointed into the Navy Reserve, where he will apply his professional skills as a Nursing Officer. <br style="clear:both;" /> People By: Ms Lisa Smallacombe Sat, 13 Oct 2018 09:00:01 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/People/4884 Community leaders experience Navy life at sea and ashore http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Fleet/4885 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000014528.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Participants of the 2018 Community Leaders at Sea Program disembark a Royal Australian Navy MRH-90 helicopter at HMAS Watson, Sydney." /> <br /> Eleven local community leaders experienced a taste of the Royal Australian Navy as part of the Fleet Commanders’ Community Leader’s at Sea Program (CLASP) in early October. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet By: LEUT Kristie Okely Fri, 12 Oct 2018 16:00:00 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Fleet/4885 Delivering Defence fuel supply chain F44 capability http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Fleet/4888 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000014545.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="HMAS Canberra has received a transfer of 100,000 litres of fuel from oil tanker Manning." /> <br /> A series of firsts has resulted in Navy benefitting from further flexibility in refuelling options for our Landing Helicopter Docks, HMA Ships Canberra and Adelaide. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet By: LEUT Robert Gould Fri, 12 Oct 2018 09:00:00 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Fleet/4888 Stepping towards better mental health http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Events/4887 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000014542.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Canberra based ADF and APS staff and their families participate in the Defence Mental Health Day Bridge-to-Bridge Walk held around Lake Burley Griffin, Canberra. " /> <br /> Navy personnel have stepped out in Canberra as part of a group of around 300 Defence personnel showing support to raise awareness of mental health issues. <br style="clear:both;" /> Events By: LEUT Ben Robson Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:00:01 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Oct2018/Events/4887