Topic: Deployments (Non-Operations)

Khlong Toey kids onboard

Published on by SBLT Max Logan (author), LSIS Kayla Jackson (photographer)

Chief Petty Officer Benjamin Lyons, Sub Lieutenant Quaelan Brooks and Able Seaman Electronics Technician Elijah Leabres help children from the Khlong Toey slum raise communication flags onboard HMAS Anzac during a port visit to Bangkok as part of the  South East Asia Deployment. (photo: LSIS Kayla Jackson)

Chief Petty Officer Benjamin Lyons, Sub Lieutenant Quaelan Brooks and Able Seaman Electronics Technician Elijah Leabres help children from the Khlong Toey slum raise communication flags onboard HMAS Anzac during a port visit to Bangkok as part of the South East Asia Deployment.

An event onboard Navy frigate HMAS Anzac has put smiles on the faces of underprivileged children in Bangkok, Thailand.

 

HMAS Success volunteers visit local shelter

This article has photo gallery Published on by LCDR Dallas Gray (author), Unknown (photographer)

(L-R) Warrant Officer Class 2 Mathew Dabinet, Able Seaman Maritime Logistics-Supply Chain Cheryl Sutherland, Petty Officer Boatswain Jordan Bradshaw, Defence Attaché Colonel Nerolie McDonald, Leading Seaman Boatswains Mate Stephanie Hourigan, Seaman Maritime Logistics-Supply Chain Linda Hannah from HMAS Success, at the Thi Nghe Shelter for Orphans and Children with a Disability in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, as part of the ship's South East Asia Deployment. (photo: Unknown)

(L-R) Warrant Officer Class 2 Mathew Dabinet, Able Seaman Maritime Logistics-Supply Chain Cheryl Sutherland, Petty Officer Boatswain Jordan Bradshaw, Defence Attaché Colonel Nerolie McDonald, Leading Seaman Boatswains Mate Stephanie Hourigan, Seaman Maritime Logistics-Supply Chain Linda Hannah from HMAS Success, at the Thi Nghe Shelter for Orphans and Children with a Disability in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, as part of the ship's South East Asia Deployment.

A team of volunteers from HMAS Success have visited an orphanage during a port visit to Ho Chi Minh City.

Australia and France exercise at sea

This article has photo gallery Published on by LCDR Ronald Trigg (author), LSIS Kayla Jackson (photographer)

HMAS Anzac sails in company with with FS Vendemiaire to conduct various serials during Anzac's South East Asia Deployment. (photo: LSIS Kayla Jackson)

HMAS Anzac sails in company with with FS Vendemiaire to conduct various serials during Anzac's South East Asia Deployment.

HMAS Anzac and French Ship FS Vendémiaire have conducted a passage exercise off the East coast of Australia to support training and build interoperability between Navies.

Anzac personnel tour Kokoda Track

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Patrick Holmes (author), PO Brendon Smith (photographer), LSIS Kayla Jackson (photographer)

HMAS Anzac personnel take part in a tour to the Kokoda Track during HMAS Anzac's port visit to Papua New Guinea. (photo: PO Brendon Smith)

HMAS Anzac personnel take part in a tour to the Kokoda Track during HMAS Anzac's port visit to Papua New Guinea.

Members of ship’s company in HMAS Anzac (III) have undertaken a cultural tour to the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea during a deployment to South East Asia.

Anzac departs Sydney to support regional relationships

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Des Paroz (author), ABIS Kieran Dempsey (photographer)

Forecastle berthing party farewell families as HMAS Anzac departs for a South East Asia deployment from Fleet Base East, Sydney. (photo: ABIS Kieran Dempsey)

Forecastle berthing party farewell families as HMAS Anzac departs for a South East Asia deployment from Fleet Base East, Sydney.

Helicopter frigate HMAS Anzac has departed Sydney on a three month deployment to South East Asia.

Support ship returns from Indo-Pacific mission

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Will Singer (author), POIS Andrew Dakin (photographer)

File image: Chief Petty Officer Communication and Information Systems Leighton Potts communicates via signal lamp with HMAS Sirius during INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2017.
 (photo: POIS Andrew Dakin)

File image: Chief Petty Officer Communication and Information Systems Leighton Potts communicates via signal lamp with HMAS Sirius during INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2017.

True to her motto of ‘To Serve and Provide’, HMAS Sirius sailed into her home port of Fleet Base West after almost four months at sea on 15 December, in time for well-earned Christmas break.

 

Australian Defence Force Personnel celebrate Christmas on operations

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Lieutenant Miquela Riley and Captain Edward Keating receive Christmas care packages while deployed. (photo: )

Lieutenant Miquela Riley and Captain Edward Keating receive Christmas care packages while deployed.

Around 1,880 Australian Defence Force personnel serving their nation on operations overseas will celebrate Christmas away from their families and friends this year.

Newcastle in Sri Lanka

Published on by SBLT Eren Ulusoy (author), ABIS Nicolas Gonzalez (photographer)

Ship's Company of HMAS Newcastle donate cricket equipment during a  visit to Samata Sarana, a Catholic school and hostel for children in Colombo, Sri Lanka.   (photo: ABIS Nicolas Gonzalez)

Ship's Company of HMAS Newcastle donate cricket equipment during a visit to Samata Sarana, a Catholic school and hostel for children in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

The sun beamed on HMAS Newcastle’s crew as she berthed alongside the historic Port of Colombo on her way back from operations in the Middle East.

Policy advice essential in Indo-Pacific

This article has photo gallery Published on by LTCOL Phil Pyke (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)

Policy Adviser for International Policy Division, Lisa Chadderton, is presented with a commemorative coin by Deputy Chief Hydrographer, Royal Malaysian Navy, Commodore Hanafiah bin Hassan, during an office call by Commander Task Group 661.1 to the office of the Chief Hydrographer, Royal Malaysian Navy, while in Port Klang, Malaysia, for Indo Pacific Endeavour 2017. (photo: LSIS Peter Thompson)

Policy Adviser for International Policy Division, Lisa Chadderton, is presented with a commemorative coin by Deputy Chief Hydrographer, Royal Malaysian Navy, Commodore Hanafiah bin Hassan, during an office call by Commander Task Group 661.1 to the office of the Chief Hydrographer, Royal Malaysian Navy, while in Port Klang, Malaysia, for Indo Pacific Endeavour 2017.

Two Defence International Policy Division advisors have been embarked in HMAS Adelaide as part of her recent deployment throughout the Asian region.

 

Australian warships exercise with Republic Of Korea

Published on by LCDR Scott Carter (author), ABIS Richard Cordell (photographer)

HMAS Melbourne leads the way during the exit from the port of Busan in the Republic of Korea to participate in Exercise HAEDOLI WALLABY 2017.  (photo: ABIS Richard Cordell)

HMAS Melbourne leads the way during the exit from the port of Busan in the Republic of Korea to participate in Exercise HAEDOLI WALLABY 2017.

Across late October and early November, Royal Australian Navy frigates HMA Ships Melbourne and Parramatta visited the Republic of Korea for the biennial maritime anti-submarine warfare exercise HAEDOLI WALLABY.