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 Sun, 23 Jul 2017 04:17:29 +1000 60 Newscoop http://news.navy.gov.au/themes/publication_1/theme_1/_img/logo.png Navy Daily http://news.navy.gov.au New course meets Resolution 1325 demand http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/People/3898 <img style="margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;" src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000011806.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Chief of Joint Operations Royal Australian Navy Vice Admiral David Johnston presents Royal Australian Navy Lieutenant Commander Lisa Steel with an Operational Gender Advisor Course completion certificate." /> <br /> For the first time in the Southern Hemisphere, an Australian Defence Force operational gender adviser course was conducted by Headquarters Joint Operations Command at the Peace Keeping Operational Training Centre at the Australian Defence Force Academy in June. <br style="clear:both;" /> People CPL Bill Solomou Sat, 22 Jul 2017 16:00:02 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/People/3898 Synchronised simulation for safer training http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Fleet/3896 <img style="margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;" src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000011804.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Lieutenant Commander Ben Welfare simulating berthing at proposed wharf." /> <br /> Navy and industry partners have been working together in the Maritime Simulation Centre at the Australian Maritime College based at the University of Tasmania. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet CMDR Nick Tate Sat, 22 Jul 2017 09:00:01 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Fleet/3896 Deployment an open book for kids http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/People/3895 <img style="margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;" src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000011801.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="The cover of the book which Hayley Boswell and her partner CPO Bradley Lynch hold with their daughter, Evie-May, far left." /> <br /> A Navy family member has written a book to help children understand what their parents do in the Navy, and to help them cope when they are deployed. <br style="clear:both;" /> People SGT Dave Morley Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:00:02 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/People/3895 Simulation key to team dynamics http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Fleet/3894 <img style="margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;" src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000011800.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Royal Australian Navy members participate in Experiment Sky Kraken, a study to monitor team interactions during MTUAS operations." /> <br /> Royal Australian Navy personnel have taken part in Experiment Sky Kraken, a study to monitor team interactions during Aerial System operations. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet Department of Defence Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:00:09 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Fleet/3894 Navy triathletes tackle Cairns http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Sport/3893 <img style="margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;" src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop_0_0_2000_1332/images%7Ccms-image-000011796.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Chief Petty Officer Naval Police Coxswain Michelle Cannon competes in the cycling leg of her first triathlon." /> <br /> Navy triathletes mixed it with about 2,400 other competitors at this year’s Ironman Asia-Pacific Championship in Cairns in June. <br style="clear:both;" /> Sport CPL Max Bree Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:00:01 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Sport/3893 Amphibious milestones mount http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Fleet/3892 <img style="margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;" src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000011795.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="Soldiers from 2nd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment disembark a Landing Craft from HMAS Canberra during a major amphibious beach landing operation during Exercise Talisman Saber." /> <br /> Australia’s amphibious capability was put to the test recently as the Amphibious Task Group Headquarters took charge of the largest amphibious assault conducted by an Australian force for 70 years as part of Exercise TALISMAN SABER. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet LEUT Sarah West Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:00:03 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Fleet/3892 Ex-sailor’s lasting legacy continues with new destroyer http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/People/3878 <img style="margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;" src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop_0_0_1000_666/images%7Ccms-image-000011767.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="David Morse presents the official bell-rope for Hobart, marking the 16th bell-rope that he has crafted for a naval ship." /> <br /> A retired Royal Australian Navy sailor handed over his 16th bell-rope designed for a naval vessel at a ceremony held for future destroyer Hobart’s provisional acceptance by Defence. <br style="clear:both;" /> People SBLT Samuel Penfold Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:00:04 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/People/3878 Patrol boats essential to exercise http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Fleet/3891 <img style="margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;" src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000011787.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="HMAS Bathurst breaks away from the fleet during Exercise Talisman Saber 17 Field Training Exercise - North." /> <br /> HMA Ships Bathurst and Broome have been mixing it up with the big kids; proving they can punch above their weight in complex maritime warfare exercises. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet LEUT Andrew Ragless Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:00:11 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Fleet/3891 Partnership pays off for Frigate Enterprise http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Fleet/3890 <img style="margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;" src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop_0_0_2000_1332/images%7Ccms-image-000011777.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="FFG Systems Program Office (SPO) director Captain Brad Smith thanks the audience on behalf of the FFG Enterprise team at the Essington Lewis Awards for Defence and Industry Excellence in Canberra." /> <br /> When Leading Seaman Marine Technician Sarah Battenally posted into the Guided Missile Frigate Systems Program Office as Technical Support Officer, she braced herself to expect the unexpected. <br style="clear:both;" /> Fleet CMDR Fenn Kemp Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:00:09 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/Fleet/3890 Warfighting stocks strengthened http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/People/3886 <img style="margin-left:5px; margin-right:5px;" src="http://news.navy.gov.au/images/cache/500x333/crop/images%7Ccms-image-000011758.jpg" width="500" height="333" alt="(Front R-L) Head of Command Navigation and Littoral Warfare, CMDR Darron Rowe, Head Navy Capability RADM Jonathan Mead, and Director Training Authority Maritime Warfare, CAPT Craig Powell, with graduates." /> <br /> Thirty-six maritime warfare officers were recently awarded their Bridge Warfare Certificates after graduating from Junior Warfare Application Course 63 in a ceremony held at HMAS Watson in Sydney. <br style="clear:both;" /> People SBLT Brendan Taylor Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:00:03 +1000 http://news.navy.gov.au/en/Jul2017/People/3886