Topic: HMAS Cerberus

Cerberus plays for pink

This article has photo gallery Published on by SBLT Kat Mulheron (author), ABIS Cassie McBride (photographer)

HMAS Cerberus and St Kilda City Australian Rules Football Clubs line up for the coin toss conducted by Kay McAuliffe at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. (photo: ABIS Cassie McBride)

HMAS Cerberus and St Kilda City Australian Rules Football Clubs line up for the coin toss conducted by Kay McAuliffe at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

HMAS Cerberus Australian Rules Football Club hosted its second annual ‘Pink Round’ on 9 May raising funds and awareness for the Breast Cancer Network of Australia.

On your marks…

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Seaman* Electronic Technician Bradley Stevens coming over the line fist in the Open Male division of the Cross County run held at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. (photo: )

Seaman* Electronic Technician Bradley Stevens coming over the line fist in the Open Male division of the Cross County run held at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

The 2015 HMAS Cerberus Cross Country Championships were held on 18 March involving more than 650 Defence members. Cerberus is Navy’s largest tri-service training establishment, and the annual event lets Defence members from all three services and specialisations pit their fitness against their colleagues in fun way while keeping up the long held tradition of competing for the Grey Smith Cup.

HMAS Cerberus on parade

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Reviewing Officer, Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer, CSC and Bar, RAN, is given an 'Eyes Right' during Ceremonial Divisions, held at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. (photo: ABIS Cassie McBride)

Reviewing Officer, Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer, CSC and Bar, RAN, is given an 'Eyes Right' during Ceremonial Divisions, held at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

More than 700 sailors, soldiers, airmen and women stood proudly on parade at HMAS Cerberus to observe the tradition of Ceremonial Divisions on 13 March.

Cerberus Naval Police - the modern ‘village copper’

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HMAS Cerberus Naval Police Coxswains and Victoria Police from Frankston in front of the Frankston Police Station, Victoria. (photo: ABIS James McDougall)

HMAS Cerberus Naval Police Coxswains and Victoria Police from Frankston in front of the Frankston Police Station, Victoria.

The Naval Police Coxswains at HMAS Cerberus have a big responsibility as they ensure the 2000 plus Cerberus personnel are properly educated on their rights and responsibilities as Defence Force members and Victorian residents.

HMAS Cerberus Welcomes Country

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Commanding Officer HMAS Cerberus, Captain Stephen Bowater OAM, RAN (left) and Local Elder and CEO of the Boonwurrung Foundation, Aunty Carolyn Briggs, unveil the Acknowledgment of Country plaque at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. (photo: ABIS Cassie McBride)

Commanding Officer HMAS Cerberus, Captain Stephen Bowater OAM, RAN (left) and Local Elder and CEO of the Boonwurrung Foundation, Aunty Carolyn Briggs, unveil the Acknowledgment of Country plaque at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

HMAS Cerberus gathered its people to recognise the traditional owners of the Cerberus land by officially unveiling an Acknowledgement of Traditional Custodians plaque, observing a Welcome to Country and being part of an Indigenous smoking ceremony.

Joining forces - proactive policing at HMAS Cerberus

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Leading Seaman Naval Police Coxswain Michael Cross conducting Random Breath Testing, at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. (photo: PO Erin Coats)

Leading Seaman Naval Police Coxswain Michael Cross conducting Random Breath Testing, at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

The HMAS Cerberus Naval Police Coxswains Office has been making moves toward proactive policing and has joined forces with specialist policing agencies to help steer the right course for education, awareness and prevention. Their motto: “Proactive, not Reactive Policing”.

Leading by a nose

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Commanding Officer HMAS Cerberus, Captain Stephen Bowater OAM, RAN; along with Mr John Harrison; Ships Warrant Officer HMAS Cerberus, Warrant Officer Brendan Woodsell, OAM; and trainees and staff from the Engineering Facility don red noses to help support Red Nose Day, at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. (photo: ABIS Cassie McBride)

Commanding Officer HMAS Cerberus, Captain Stephen Bowater OAM, RAN; along with Mr John Harrison; Ships Warrant Officer HMAS Cerberus, Warrant Officer Brendan Woodsell, OAM; and trainees and staff from the Engineering Facility don red noses to help support Red Nose Day, at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

More than 340 men and women of HMAS Cerberus opted for a red ‘nose job’ to show the people of Victoria it’s a painless and fun way to support the SIDS and Kids Red Nose Day on 27 June.

Sailors test their courage to board from above

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Members of 808 Squadron and members of HMAS Cerberus Boatswain facility Basic Fast Rope Course (CC100113/Session 149) utilise one of the Navy's MRH-90 Taipan aircraft to Fast Rope onto the training field at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. (photo: ABIS Cassie McBride)

Members of 808 Squadron and members of HMAS Cerberus Boatswain facility Basic Fast Rope Course (CC100113/Session 149) utilise one of the Navy's MRH-90 Taipan aircraft to Fast Rope onto the training field at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

One of the Royal Australian Navy’s new MRH-90 helicopters recently supported the Basic Fast Rope Course at HMAS Cerberus. The 40 course members who took part in the rigorous assessment had to overcome the challenge of sliding down a rope to disembark a helicopter in hover.

Popcorn, ice cream, movies - a recipe for family fun at Cerberus

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Defence families at 'A Day at the Movies' hosted by Defence Community Organisation (DCO) out the front of the HMAS Cerberus cinema at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. (photo: ABIS James McDougall)

Defence families at 'A Day at the Movies' hosted by Defence Community Organisation (DCO) out the front of the HMAS Cerberus cinema at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

HMAS Cerberus and the Cerberus Defence Community Organisation hosted a day of movies, popcorn and fantastic face painting for Defence families as part of National Families Week in May.

Cerberus Dogs go for pink

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HMAS Cerberus Australian Rules Football Team and Endeavour Hills compete for the ball during the Pink Sports Day match held at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. (photo: LSIS Dove Smithett)

HMAS Cerberus Australian Rules Football Team and Endeavour Hills compete for the ball during the Pink Sports Day match held at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

The Cerberus Dogs Australian Rules Football Team added a new colour to their usual blue and white uniform when they recently took to the field against Endeavour Hills in a Southern Football League clash.