Published on by LEUT Geoff Long (author), AB Daniel Goodman (photographer)
When Maritime Warfare Officer Midshipman Samantha Horsfield posted to NUSHIP Sydney this year, she became the third generation of her family to serve in a ship bearing one of the Royal Australian Navy’s most famous and historic names.
Published on by CPOCIS James Scorer (author), LSIS Dove Smithett (photographer), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)
It was the winter of 1968, the Beatles were about to release ‘Hey Jude’, Australia’s Rod Laver claimed the Wimbledon men’s singles title, Sir John Gorton was the Australian Prime Minister and Leading Seaman Roger Dalby, CSM, joined the Royal Australian Navy as a Junior Recruit.
Published on by LSIS Dove Smithett (author and photographer)
HMAS Sydney’s Australian Rules Football team battled it out with the Singapore Wombats on a whopping 34 degree day in 80 percent humidity in Singapore on 24 May, during the shore phase of Exercise BERSAMA SHIELD 2014.
Published on by LCDR Jeremy Richardson (author), ABIS Kayla Hayes (photographer)
Whilst the provision of meals may be seen as a mundane ‘everyday’ occurrence, the importance of providing capability through catering can not be understated and food plays a large part in the morale of a ship and the health of those onboard.
Published on by SBLT Bianca Wise (author), ABIS Sarah Ebsworth (photographer)
Members of HMAS Sydney’s crew gained invaluable exposure to the Aegis Combat System this week as they trained onboard the United States Navy Destroyer, USS Kidd, during its port visit to Fleet Base East.