Topic: HMAS Ararat (P89)
A married couple in Darwin has become the first husband and wife in Royal Australian Navy history to command patrol boats at the same time.
A group of Australian Navy Cadets has enjoyed a surprise tour of a working patrol boat during a visit to Top End naval establishment HMAS Coonawarra.
Published on by LEUT Todd Fitzgerald (author), Ararat Rural City Council (photographer)
The crew of HMAS Ararat (II) celebrated 75 years of association with its city namesake by exercising its right to Freedom of Entry to Ararat, Victoria recently.
One of the largest bilateral maritime exercises between Australia and Papua New Guinea is underway off Darwin, reinforcing the strong ties between the navies of the maritime nations.