Topic: Change of Command
Executive Officer HMAS Coonawarra, Lieutenant Commander Kate Woodall (left) and Heads of Department cheer ship to farewell the outgoing Commanding Officer HMAS Coonawarra, Commander Viktor Pilicic, ADC, RAN, as he departs HMAS Coonawarra, Darwin, NT.
The Commanding Officer of HMAS
Coonawarra has handed over command during a clear lower deck ceremony at the Darwin establishment’s busy port.
August 16, 2018 by LEUT Ryan Zerbe (author), Mr Gary Swanton (photographer), POIS Nina Fogliani (photographer)
Outgoing Commanding Officer (CO) HMAS Cerberus, Captain Tim Standen, CSC, RAN on a farewell lap of HMAS Cerberus in a classic 1962 Ford Galaxie.
Captain Tim Standen has handed over command of HMAS
Cerberus to Captain Michael Oborn during a Clear Lower Deck with the ship’s company.
Vice Admiral Tim Barrett, AO, CSC, RAN handed over command of the Royal Australian Navy to Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN during a ceremonial parade at Blamey Square at Russell in Canberra.
Vice Admiral Tim Barrett has formally ended his term as Chief of Navy, following a handover ceremony at Blamey Square in Canberra. VADM Barrett ended his Permanent Navy career in style, with an honour guard and fly past in his honour.
RADM Mike Noonan handing over the weight to newly appointed Deputy Chief of Navy, RADM Mark Hammond in a ceremony at Navy Headquarters in Canberra.
The Royal Australian Navy has a new Deputy Chief, with RADM Mark Hammond taking over duties from RADM Mike Noonan in Canberra.
Both port and starboard Cape Class Patrol Boat Navy crews stand in a group photograph with Australian Border Force members on the forecastle of Australian Defence Vessel Cape Byron at Austal Shipyard in Henderson, Western Australia.
The crew of Australian Defence Vessel
Cape Byron gathered on the upper deck to farewell and hand-back the Cape class patrol boat as her duties for Navy completed.
(From left) U.S. Navy, Royal Australian Navy, Australian Army, Royal Canadian Navy and Marine Nationale (French Navy) officials salute during the Combined Task Force 150 Transfer of Authority ceremony held on 13 April 2017.
Royal Australian Navy personnel embedded in the Canadian-led Combined Task Force 150 in the Middle East have completed a highly successful counter-terrorism deployment and are heading home.
Outgoing CO STS Young Endeavour, LCDR Gavin Dawe OAM, RAN (right), hands over the Weight to incoming CO, LCDR Michael Gough RAN, during a change of command ceremony onboard the sail training ship at Fleet Base East, Sydney, NSW.
Lieutenant Commander Mike Gough has retaken command of Sail Training Ship
Young Endeavour 33 months to the day since he left the position.
Outgoing Commanding Officer HMAS Dechaineux, Commander Robin Dainty, RAN, right, hands over an historic telescope to symbolise the handover to incoming Commanding Officer Commander Daniel Sutherland, RAN, during a command supersession held in the control room of HMAS Dechaineux, while alongside Fleet Base West, WA.
The start of the year heralded a change at the top for the crew of HMAS
Dechaineux, with Commander Daniel Sutherland taking charge of the submarine from Commander Robin Dainty.
January 26, 2017 by SBLT Katherine Mulheron (author), LSIS Nina Fogliani (photographer)
Commanding Officer HMAS Cerberus, Captain Stephen Bowater, OAM, RAN, handing over the toolbox of responsibility as Training Authority - Engineering to Captain Tim Standen, CSC, RAN, on 13 January 2017 at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.
Friday the 13th is considered unlucky by some, but for HMAS
Cerberus 13 January was a day to herald exciting challenges as outgoing Commanding Officer Captain Stephen Bowater, handed command to Captain Tim Standen.
Commanding Officer HMAS Coonawarra, Commander John Navin, right, hands over his command to Commander Viktor Pilicic at HMAS Coonawarra.
Command of Darwin Navy base HMAS
Coonawarra has been passed from Commander John Navin to Commander Viktor Pilicic.