Topic: Chief of Navy
Reverend Collin Acton, RAN leads mourners at Garden Island Chapel in remembering the distinguished life and career of Vice Admiral David Willoughby Leach AC, CBE, LVO, RAN (Ret'd), a former Chief of Naval Staff.
A funeral with full military honours was held for Vice Admiral David Willoughby Leach AC, CBE, LVO, RAN (Ret’d), who served as Chief of Naval Staff from 1982 to 1985, on 31 January 2020 at the Garden Island Chapel.
Published on December 25, 2019 by Chief of Navy Vice Admiral Mike Noonan (author), POIS Nina Fogliani (photographer), POIS Paul Berry (photographer)
File image: General Entry 367 Emms Division conduct an eyes right to the reviewing officer, Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN, during their graduation ceremony held at Recruit School, HMAS Cerberus, Victoria, December 2018.
Chief of Navy Vice Admiral Mike Noonan wishes everyone a safe and enjoyable Christmas break, and looks forward to seeing you back on deck in 2020.
Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN delivers his opening address at the Defence Seaworthiness Conference held at Adams Hall, ADFA, Canberra.
Navy’s drive towards building a battle ready fleet took a major step forward in late November, with the inaugural Defence Seaworthiness Symposium held in Canberra.
Delegates, including the Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC and Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Mike Noonan AO, RAN, at the Pacific Maritime Security Partnership event at the 2019 Sea Power Conference at the International Convention Centre, Sydney.
Australia’s enduring ties with the Pacific have dominated the agenda ahead of Navy’s Sea Power Conference, with a gathering of regional maritime leaders in Sydney.
Navy’s people are being challenged to sharpen their mental edge and fighting mindset using the Chief of Navy Vice Admiral Michael Noonan’s latest Professional Resource List.
In 1889, British Lieutenant General William F Butler wrote “The nation that will insist on drawing a broad demarcation between the fighting man and the thinking man is liable to have its fighting done by fools and its thinking done by cowards.”
Published on May 31, 2019 by LEUT John Thompson (author), LSIS Christopher Szumlanski (photographer), LSIS Kylie Jagiello (photographer)
Australian Chief of Navy Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN, speaks to senior sailors during a visit to HMAS Success during INDO-PACIFIC ENDEAVOUR 2019.
The Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN has personally congratulated the crew of HMAS
Success on her final deployment before decommissioning in June.
Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN, speaks with Cairns based officers and sailors during a visit to HMAS Cairns, Qld.
The Chief of Navy Vice Admiral Mike Noonan has paid a visit to Townsville and HMAS
Cairns, telling members any impact from a current operational surge will be shared across the Royal Australian Navy.
File image: Reviewing Officer, Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN, with graduating members of General Entry 367 Emms Division on the Recruit School Parade Ground, HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.
Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Mike Noonan says Navy will take on a different focus in the coming months with improvements in the personnel space as well as a stronger regional presence in 2019.
File image: Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, RAN, inspects the parade during 822X Squadron's commissioning ceremony held at HMAS Albatross, Nowra, NSW.
As our Navy prepares for the 2018-19 Christmas Reduced Activity Period, I want to thank you all for your dedication, commitment and contribution this year.
Chief of Navy Australia, Vice Admiral Mike Noonan, and Australian National Maritime Museum divers Kieran Hosty and Dr James Hunter taking a selfie on Newport Harbor. Image: Twitter/@newportsteam.
The Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Mike Noonan, AO, RAN, says confirmation that Australian and US marine archaeologists have found the wreck of Captain Cook’s ship HMB (His Majesty's Bark)
Endeavour adds a significant page to Australia’s maritime history.