Topic: International Fleet Review

A busy year for the Fleet

Published on by Ms Natalie Staples (author), LSIS Peter Thompson (photographer)

Aboard HMAS Sydney, Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Tim Barrett surveys the fleet of international warships sailing in close formation for a photographic exercise, during their transit to Sydney for the International Fleet Review. (photo: LSIS Peter Thompson)

Aboard HMAS Sydney, Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Tim Barrett surveys the fleet of international warships sailing in close formation for a photographic exercise, during their transit to Sydney for the International Fleet Review.

2013 was one of the busiest years on recent record for the Royal Australian Navy Fleet. 

Navy art and photo competition winners announced

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Emma Williams (author), ABIS Tom Gibson (photographer)

Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Tim Barrett, AM, CSC, RAN (right) and Director International Fleet Review, Captain Nick Bramwell, RAN (left) with the finalists of the 2013 International Fleet Review Art Competition at the Australian National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney. (photo: ABIS Tom Gibson)

Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Tim Barrett, AM, CSC, RAN (right) and Director International Fleet Review, Captain Nick Bramwell, RAN (left) with the finalists of the 2013 International Fleet Review Art Competition at the Australian National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney.

The Royal Australian Navy announced the winners of the International Fleet Review Fine Art and Photographic Competitions at an awards ceremony held at the Australian National Maritime Museum on Friday.

ESPS Cantabria takes part in TRITON CENTENARY 13

Published on by LEUT Christopher Thornton (author)

Commander Jose L Nieto, ESPS Cantabria CO, looking very pleased after job well done. USS Chosin is the last ship that Cantabria would refuel whilst participating in TC13. (photo: )

Commander Jose L Nieto, ESPS Cantabria CO, looking very pleased after job well done. USS Chosin is the last ship that Cantabria would refuel whilst participating in TC13.

ESPS Cantabria has taken part in her final exercise as part of the Royal Australian Navy Fleet. The Spanish Armada ship was in high demand during Exercise TRITON CENTENARY (TS13) part 2, and refuelled ships from participating nations.

HMAS Broome farewells Pacific Patrol Boats

Published on by Ms Natalie Staples (author), LEUT Sarah West (photographer)

HMAS Broome transited from Darwin to Sydney in September 2013, in company with four Pacific Patrol Boats from Tonga, Papua New Guinea and Micronesia. (photo: LEUT Sarah West)

HMAS Broome transited from Darwin to Sydney in September 2013, in company with four Pacific Patrol Boats from Tonga, Papua New Guinea and Micronesia.

After almost a month of operating together in-company, HMAS Broome, on 15 October, parted company with four Pacific Patrol Boats visiting Australia for the International Fleet Review 2013 and Exercise TRITON CENTENARY.

TRITON CENTENARY draws to a close

Published on by LEUT Lauren Rago (author)

HMAS Parramatta RHIB returning US personnel back to USS Chosin after a PXP during TC13. (photo: )

HMAS Parramatta RHIB returning US personnel back to USS Chosin after a PXP during TC13.

The final phase of the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) International Fleet Review drew to a close today, with the completion of Exercise TRITON CENTENARY 2013.

Thunder welcomed to Australia by Toowoomba

Published on by SBLT Ben Cleary (author)

The crew of HMAS Toowoomba welcome crew members from NNS Thunder onboard the Australian Warship. (photo: Unknown)

The crew of HMAS Toowoomba welcome crew members from NNS Thunder onboard the Australian Warship.

In September, HMAS Toowoomba hosted members of the ship's company of the Nigerian Navy Ship Thunder, which was visiting the Port of Fremantle enroute to the International Fleet Review (IFR).

Call of the sea lures HMAS Darwin sailor

Published on by Mr Michael Brooke (author), LSIS James Whittle (photographer)

Leading Seaman Marine Technician David Gouge conducts crowd control on board HMAS Darwin, for the Fleet Base East Open Day during the International Fleet Review 2013. (photo: LSIS James Whittle)

Leading Seaman Marine Technician David Gouge conducts crowd control on board HMAS Darwin, for the Fleet Base East Open Day during the International Fleet Review 2013.

Leading Seaman David Gouge played his part in the International Fleet Review (IFR) from October 3-10 in Sydney aboard HMAS Darwin.

Kempsey girl gives IFR a big 'hip hooray'

Published on by SGT Dave Morley (author), LSIS Helen Frank (photographer)

HMAS Huon's Able Seaman Communications and Information Systems Meaghan Paton from Kempsey, NSW in Sydney for the International Fleet Review. (photo: LSIS Helen Frank)

HMAS Huon's Able Seaman Communications and Information Systems Meaghan Paton from Kempsey, NSW in Sydney for the International Fleet Review.

Giving Prince Harry three cheers from the deck of her warship during the International Fleet Review in Sydney Harbour was how one former St Paul’s College student from Kempsey put in her day on October 5.

Leeton local gives IFR a thumbs up

Published on by SGT Dave Morley (author), LSIS Helen Frank (photographer)

HMAS Benalla's Able Seaman Electronics Technician Jessica Corbett from Leeton, NSW in Sydney for the International Fleet Review. (photo: LSIS Helen Frank)

HMAS Benalla's Able Seaman Electronics Technician Jessica Corbett from Leeton, NSW in Sydney for the International Fleet Review.

A former Leeton Eagles and Narrandera Knights basketball player was one of 8000 sailors who took part in Sydney’s recent International Fleet Review (IFR).

Fleet Entry a highlight for East Doncaster girl

Published on by SGT Dave Morley (author), LSIS Helen Frank (photographer)

HMAS Huon's Navigator Lieutenant, Jessica O'Brien from Doncaster, Vic, in Sydney for the International Fleet Review. (photo: LSIS Helen Frank)

HMAS Huon's Navigator Lieutenant, Jessica O'Brien from Doncaster, Vic, in Sydney for the International Fleet Review.

Piloting a warship into Sydney Harbour for the International Fleet Review was how one former East Doncaster Secondary College student spent part of her October long weekend.