August 30, 2013 by LEUT Sarah West (author), LSIS Dove Smithett (photographer), LSIS Paul McCallum (photographer)
Graduating recruits of General Entry 314 Shipp Division salute the Reviewing Officer for the Graduation Parade, Rear Admiral Tim Barrett, AM, CSC, RAN.
Today, for the first time in history, the Royal Australian Navy’s Recruit School graduated a recruit division which was named after a sailor.
LEUT Adrian Winsor (left) and LEUT Luke Edwards in HMAS Sydney's sickbay.
Close observers would have been surprised by the embarrassment of riches in HMAS
Sydney’s sickbay when the Australian warship was leaving Cairns last Monday.
Published on August 19, 2013 by SBLT Bianca Wise and LCDR Ken Bailes (author), ABIS Jesse Rhynard (photographer)
Principal Warfare Officers under training are supported by HMAS Toowoomba Combat Systems Operator Sailors in the Anzac Class FFH Operations Room, in the Ritchie Building, HMAS Watson.
Principal Warfare Officer’s (PWO) Course 50 students will be the first to graduate with one of three new warfare specialisations.
Commodore Fleet Air Arm, CDRE Vince Di Pietro CSC, RAN, inspects the graduating students (L-R) Leading Seaman Aircrewman Curtis Maxwell, Able Seaman Aircrewman Dean Kinna and Able Seaman Aircrewman Rhys Williams at their graduation.
After months of intensive training, three of the Navy’s newest aviators have earned their ‘wings.’
Newly qualified Submariners stand out the front as Director Training Authority - Submarines, Commander Matthew Hoffman, RAN, addresses fellow Submariners during a Submarine Qualification Ceremony at the Submarine Training and System Centre, HMAS Stirling.
Ten sailors from five different categories were awarded their ‘Dolphins’ on August 9, after taking part in a new trial submarine training program.
August 07, 2013 by SBLT Joshua Armstrong (author and photographer), LEUT Andrew Callander (photographer)
Lieutenant Commander Steve Delo observes members of New Entry Officers’ Course (NEOC) 49 as they undertake a teamwork activity as part of Exercise DARDANELLES.
Ninety-nine years to the day since the declaration of the First World War, New Entry Officers’ Course (NEOC) 49 undertook a series of practical leadership and teamwork exercises modelled on the experiences of one of the first Royal Australian Navy submarine crews.
ABBM Joshua Tibbles visited in training by CDF, General David Hurley, on 18 June 2013.
As part of the revised Exercise LONG LOOK program with the UK, one of the Royal Australian Navy's Bosuns Mates has just completed the demanding Royal Marines All Arms Commando Course (AACC) in the UK, and shining above the 89 course members by receiving one of the top awards.
Chief of Navy Vice Admiral Ray Griggs AO, CSC, RAN gives the Networked Desktop Engine Room Systems Simulator under guidance of Deputy Training Authority Engineering Commander Ned Whiteley, RAN at HMAS Cerberus.
Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, AO, CSC, RAN, hosted a Feedback Session with Warrant Officers and Senior Sailors on a visit to HMAS
Cerberus on Monday 29 July 2013.
Captains Michael Spruce and Brett Chandler discuss training methods with Commodore Dhiren Vig of the Indian Navy at HMAS Creswell.
Members of the Indian Navy visited the Royal Australian Navy's Officer Training establishment, HMAS
Creswell, last week, to compare the training practices of the two navies.
Staff of USS Preble with instructors and students of the Australian Defence College on board USS Preble, berthed at Fleet Base East, Sydney.
The Executive Officer of USS
Preble recently invited students and staff of the Australian Defence College onboard the American Guided Missile Destroyer for a tour and a walk down memory lane.