Topic: Duke of Gloucester’s Cup
June 04, 2020 by LEUT Ryan Zerbe (author), LSIS Tara Byrne (photographer), LSIS Ronnie Baltoft (photographer)
HMAS Parramatta and HMCS Ottawa during Exercise PACIFIC VANGUARD 2019 for the East Asia Deployment.
Parramatta has taken out a number of awards, including the coveted Duke of Gloucester's Cup for 2019, for her exemplary conduct in a year of deployments.
The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) is greeted by Commanding Officer HMAS Melbourne Commander Marcus Buttler, RAN at Garden Island, Sydney.
Melbourne has been awarded Navy’s prestigious Gloucester Cup by the Governor-General of Australia.
HMAS Success ship's company celebrate her 32nd birthday on the flight deck during their 2018 South East Asia deployment.
Ship’s company of the Royal Australian Navy’s ‘Battle Tanker’ HMAS
Success have celebrated the ship’s 32 years of outstanding service to Australia while deployed to South East Asia.
Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Jonathan Mead, AM, RAN, presents the Sarawak Shield to Commanding Officer of Hydrographic Ship Blue Crew, Lieutenant Commander Dean Battilana, RAN, during his visit to HMAS Cairns.
Cairns-based Royal Australian Navy officers, sailors and units have been recognised for excellence at a series of ceremonies in the top end.
His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales speaks to Able Seaman Hydrographic Systems Operator Jessica Parsons onboard HMAS Leeuwin in Cairns.
Personnel of Hydrographic Ship Blue Crew have become the first hydrographic unit to be awarded The Duke of Gloucester’s Cup.
His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales presents the Duke of Gloucester's Cup to HS Blue Crew onboard HMAS Leeuwin.
His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales presented the Duke of Gloucester’s Cup to the crew of Hydrographic Ship (HS) Blue Crew at HMAS
Officers and sailors from east based ships and establishments parade on the flight deck of HMAS Canberra during Fleet Divisions at Garden Island, Sydney.
With great fanfare, more than 1,500 officers and sailors have lined the decks of HMAS
Canberra in the Australian Fleet’s 2017 Ceremonial Divisions.
September 22, 2017 by Mr John Perryman (author), Department of Defence (photographer), ABIS Yuri Ramsey (photographer)
HMAS Hobart (II) returning to Sydney Harbour for the last time prior to being decommissioned.
On 23 September, the Royal Australian Navy will commission the first of three new destroyers. In continuing our reflective stories of previous ships that have carried the name HMAS
Hobart, this is the story of Hobart (II).
Group Photograph of the crew of HMAS Rankin with the Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), Lady Lynne Cosgrove, Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer, CSC and Bar, RAN, and holding the Gloucester Cup is Commanding Officer HMAS Rankin, Commander Micheal Jacobson, CSM, RAN, in the Gymnasium at HMAS Stirling, Western Australia.
The Collins class submarine HMAS
Rankin has been awarded the Royal Australian Navy’s prestigious Gloucester Cup for the third time.
Commanding Officer HMAS Rankin, Commander Doug Theobald, RAN shakes hands with Commander Submarine Force, Captain Matthew Buckley, RAN, with the Chief of Staff - Fleet Command, Commodore Luke Charles-Jones, RAN, looking on as the submarine returns to Fleet Base West after completing a nine month deployment.
Each year, the Royal Australian Navy presents the Australian Fleet Awards to the highest performing Fleet units, establishments and flights across a variety of disciplines and skills.