Topic: HMAS Watson
Participants of the 2018 Community Leaders at Sea Program disembark a Royal Australian Navy MRH-90 helicopter at HMAS Watson, Sydney.
Eleven local community leaders experienced a taste of the Royal Australian Navy as part of the Fleet Commanders’ Community Leader’s at Sea Program (CLASP) in early October.
His Royal Highness, Prince Andrew, Duke of York, KG, GCVO, CD, ADC(P) speaks with the ship's company of Guided Missile Destroyer, HMAS Hobart.
His Royal Highness, Prince Andrew, the Duke of York had an important message for the men and women of the Royal Australian Navy during a recent visit to Australia.
September 11, 2017 by Rhiannon Westhorp-Janz (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)
HMAS Adelaide Navigator, LCDR Lachlan Browne, with Royal Malaysian Navy Assistant Chief of Staff, Operations and Exercise, RADM Datuk Khairul Anuar Yahya and his staff on the bridge of HMAS Adelaide.
The annual Australian and Malaysian Navy to Navy talks were held at Sydney base, HMAS
Penguin in August as part of on-going engagement activities with Malaysia.
August 10, 2017 by LEUT Tony White (author), LEUT Harley Slatter (author), POIS Yuri Ramsey (photographer)
Lieutenant Chris Standon instructs Midshipman Harrion Rees in the bridge simulator at HMAS Watson.
The Bridge Training Faculty at HMAS
Watson, on the south head of Sydney Harbour, has used simulation systems to deliver effective training to sailors and officers throughout Navy for years but recently the ability to increase training throughput with simulation has been given a boost.
The first Warrant Officer of the Navy Paul Whittaker.
The Royal Australian Navy’s first Warrant Officer of the Navy, has recently passed away after a brief battle with cancer.
Lieutenant Commander Ben Welfare simulating berthing at proposed wharf.
Navy and industry partners have been working together in the Maritime Simulation Centre at the Australian Maritime College based at the University of Tasmania.
Royal Australian Navy members participate in Experiment Sky Kraken, a study to monitor team interactions during MTUAS operations.
Royal Australian Navy personnel have taken part in Experiment
Sky Kraken, a study to monitor team interactions during Aerial System operations.
(Front R-L) Head of Command Navigation and Littoral Warfare, CMDR Darron Rowe, Head Navy Capability RADM Jonathan Mead, and Director Training Authority Maritime Warfare, CAPT Craig Powell, with graduates.
Thirty-six maritime warfare officers were recently awarded their Bridge Warfare Certificates after graduating from Junior Warfare Application Course 63 in a ceremony held at HMAS
Watson in Sydney.
Able Seaman Electronic Warefare Jakeb Morrison, dribbles the ball down the court during the final game of HMAS Watson vs Army held at the All Sort Fitness and Wellbeing Centre, Alexandria, Sydney.
A rampaging HMAS
Watson basketball side took out Navy’s east-coast basketball competition for the first time in competition history on 12 July; a victory made sweeter by their clean-sweep.
June 23, 2017 by SGT Dave Morley (author), ABML-SC Craig Walton (photographer), ABIS Bonny Gassner (photographer)
Able Seaman Boatswains Mate Daniel Peters at HMAS Watson, Sydney.
A former Army radio operator who transferred to the Navy in 2011 to gain sea time, experience, knowledge and skills before he decided his future, received a Conspicuous Service Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.