Topic: Indo-Pacific Endeavour
April 28, 2019 by LCDR Jason Parsons (author), LSIS Christopher Szumlanski (photographer)
Special guest Glenn McGrath (right) observes as the coin is tossed at the start of a friendly cricket match between combined Royal Australian Navy and Indian teams at the Prince of Arcot cricket ground in Chennai, India as part of AUSINDEX 2019.
Cricket legend Glenn McGrath opened a cricket game between Australian and Indian sailors during AUSINDEX 2019.
Personnel from the Sri Lankan Navy invited ADF members on stage after presenting a cultural dance display in Colombo during INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2019.
Members of HMA Ships
Canberra and Newcastle were given a warm welcome by the Sri Lankan Navy when they recently arrived in Colombo.
April 17, 2019 by CAPT James Hook (author), LSIS Steven Thomson (photographer), LSIS Ronnie Baltoft (photographer)
An Indian Navy Sea King helicopter lands on HMAS Canberra during cross-deck training exercises during AUSINDEX 2019.
Indian and Australian air crews have highlighted their navies’ interoperability during AUSINDEX in the Bay of Bengal this month.
Members of HMAS Canberra's aeromedical evacuation team conduct a training exercise during INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2019. (L-R) Royal Australian Navy officer Lieutenant Commander Roneel Chandra, Able Seaman Medic Steven Moyle and Royal Australian Air Force officer Wing Commander Shane Brun.
Standing among doctors, physicians and primary health care practitioners, it looks, smells and feels like any other hospital – but it is floating on the ocean.
(L-R) Commander Task Group 661.1 Captain Andrew Quinn, RAN, and Commander Joint Task Force 661 Air Commodore Richard Owen, AM, are greeted to Visakhapatnam Naval Base by Indian Navy Command Protocol Officer Commander Ravi Rastogi to begin AUSINDEX 2019.
Newcastle was slowly guided into dock by the harbour master at Visakhapatnam Port in the Indian sub-continent on a breathless, humid day.
Royal Australian Navy Chief Petty Officer Maritime Logistics - Personnel Elizabeth Miller from HMAS Success and a child from the Government Children's Home for Boys in Visakhapatnam, India dance to the music played by the Australian Army Band during a visit by Australian Defence Force personnel as part of AUSINDEX 2019.
A classroom full of bright eyes and beaming smiles greeted members of the INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR Joint Task Force when they visited the Government Children’s Home for Boys in Visakhapatnam, India.
Royal Australian Navy sailor Able Seaman Acoustic Warfare Analyst Submariners Tahlia Lovell (left) and Leading Seaman Acoustic Warfare Analyst Submarines Arami Bullock on board HMAS Canberra during INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2019.
Five personnel from the Submarine Force are experiencing a deployment above water for INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2019 (IPE19) on HMA Ships
Canberra and Success.
Published on April 09, 2019 by LEUT Gary McHugh (author), LSIS Christopher Szumlanski (photographer)
Royal Australian Navy sailor Able Seaman Boatswains Mate Taylor Bootle manages the distance line during a Replenishment at Sea Approach (RASAP) exercise with Sri Lanka Navy Ship Sindurala as part of INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2019.
After more than 30 years plying her trade in oceans across the world, the First Lady of the Fleet is continuing to pave the way for the next generation of RAN replenishment ships.
April 08, 2019 by LEUT Gary McHugh (author), LSIS Christopher Szumlanski (photographer)
Royal Australian Navy Clearance Divers and their Sri Lankan counterparts pose for a group photograph after a day of Explosive Ordnance Disposal training as part of INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2019 in Trincomolee, Sri Lanka.
A team of Navy clearance divers embarked in HMAS
Success for INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2019 has taken the opportunity to strengthen ties with their Sri Lankan Navy counterparts through a joint training initiative.
April 07, 2019 by LCDR Dallas Gray (author), LSIS Christopher Szumlanski (photographer)
Members of HMA Ships Success and Parramatta stand with the children of the ‘Life is a Ball’ foundation during a port visit to Chennai in India as part of INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2019.
Success and Parramatta have conducted a port visit to Chennai, India, before their involvement in the bilateral Australian and Indian Navy exercise AUSINDEX.