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 2017, Navy Daily Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:00:31 +1000 60 Newscoop http://news.navy.gov.au/themes/publication_1/theme_1/_img/logo.png Navy Daily http://news.navy.gov.au Australian-Indian ties draws closer http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Fleet/4246 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000012842.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Commanding Officer HMAS Warramunga Commander Dugald Clelland (right) is presented a plaque by Flag Officer Commanding Goa Naval Area and Naval Aviation Rear Admiral Puneet K Bahl, VSM during the ship's visit to Goa, India, as part of HMAS Warramunga's deployment to Operation Manitou. " /> <br /> The Navy to Navy relationship between Australia and India was deepened recently with HMAS Warramunga conducting exercises with INS Subhadra. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet By: LCDR Fiona Eggins Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:00:03 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Fleet/4246 Communication key to supply http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/People/4205 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000012763.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Leading Seaman Richard Hankinson is a member of the ships company onboard HMAS Sirius which is currently deployed on Indo-Pacific Endeavour. " /> <br /> Whatever the role of the warship, there’s still the requirement for professionals of all descriptions onboard, and in Navy’s combat support vessels communication is in high demand. <br style="clear:both;" /> People By: LEUT Theresa Swift Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:00:02 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/People/4205 A mystery in a bottle returned http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Fleet/4222 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000012826.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Commodore Peter Leavy, the Naval Attache in Washington and a former Commanding Officer of Sydney IV took the opportunity of being in Seattle to present a certificate of appreciation, to former members of Todd Shipyards at a group to dinner." /> <br /> The HMAS Sydney IV whisky retrieval story has added a new chapter, with an Australian Navy memento being presented to members of the ship’s American build team.   <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet By: Department of Defence Sun, 19 Nov 2017 16:00:02 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Fleet/4222 Film festival gets heavy hitters http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Events/4221 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000012824.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Darkest Hour" /> <br /> More than 200 short and long films were screened at the Australian War Memorial and the Australian Defence Force Academy recently as part of the Veterans’ Film Festival.   <br style="clear:both;" /> Events By: MAJ Conway Bown Sun, 19 Nov 2017 09:00:02 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Events/4221 Training technology displayed http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Fleet/4235 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000012823.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Stock Photo: A visitor experiences an infra-red virtual reality fly over of Sydney Harbour." /> <br /> Participants the recent Sea Power Conference in Sydney experienced a taste of Navy training at the adjoining Pacific 2017 International Maritime Exposition. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet By: Julia Henry Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:00:01 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Fleet/4235 Stories shared for organisational learning http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Events/4229 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000012804.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="PTE Pamela Amber, AB Kelly Clear, and LACW Lateesha Barlow at the 2017 Defence Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Network (DATSIN) Conference, Canberra." /> <br /> ‘Dadirri,’ the Aboriginal word for deep listening, was demonstrated by attendees at this year’s Defence Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Network conference.   <br style="clear:both;" /> Events By: CPL Bill Solomou Sat, 18 Nov 2017 12:00:02 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Events/4229 Halloween at sea tops chefs' operational effort http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Operations/4236 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000012827.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Able Seaman Maritime Logistics - Chef Alex Mullen cooks a Halloween dinner for Ship's Company onboard HMAS Newcastle in the Middle East region. " /> <br /> HMAS Newcastle may have been on operations but the chefs on board have worked tirelessly throughout the deployment with the morale and welfare of the ship’s company in mind. <br style="clear:both;" /> Operations By: LCDR Fiona Southwood Sat, 18 Nov 2017 09:00:03 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Operations/4236 Future fleet oilers named http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Fleet/4249 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000012878.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="HMAS Parramatta (left) and SPS Cantabria (right) conducting a replenishment in the Timor Sea in 2013. The Navantia design for the two ships is based on the design of the Cantabria class. " /> <br /> Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, today announced the names of the Royal Australian Navy’s future support ships.   <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet By: Department of Defence Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:00:01 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Fleet/4249 Ideal job on operations http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Operations/4234 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000012819.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Able Seaman Marine Technician Erik Schneider is seen inside HMAS Warramunga's gas turbine room during the ships deployment to Operation MANITOU. " /> <br /> A world of oceans has opened up for a man who has landed his “ideal job” with the Royal Australian Navy. <br style="clear:both;" /> Operations By: LS Tom Gibson Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:55:24 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Operations/4234 Navy airborne survey for PNG http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Fleet/4226 <img src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000012801.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Commanding Officer LCDR Mark Matthews with POHSM Russell Hinze and Mr Nick Pion (National Maritime Safety Authority) prior to departing for a survey sortie." /> <br /> The Laser Airborne Depth Sounder (or LADS) Flight recently commenced a six week deployment to Papua New Guinea, with the Dash 8-200 aircraft operating from Port Moresby whilst deployed. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet By: Mr James McPherson Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:00:01 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Nov2017/Fleet/4226