Recruit George Oram, left, and his brother Seaman Electronic Technician Trainee Jack Oram at Recruit School, HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.
The Royal Australian Navy Recruit Training School recently farewelled 137 graduates from General Entry 380 Shipp Division, after 11 weeks of initial entry training, at HMAS
Cerberus in Victoria.
File image: HMAS Armidale in the Timor Sea, October 2005.
When the crew of HMAS
Armidale transferred material control to Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group in Cairns for their scheduled extended maintenance period in February, the coronavirus restrictions had not yet come into force in Australia. What happened next was anything but business as usual.
Royal New Zealand Navy Officer Acting Sub Lieutenant Jordan Appleton on the bridge onboard HMAS Parramatta during her transit from Darwin, NT, to Phuket, Thailand.
The opportunity to deploy in HMAS
Parramatta has been the experience of a lifetime for two officers of the Royal New Zealand Navy.
May 20, 2020 by LEUT Geoff Long (author), LSIS Shane Cameron (photographer), ABIS Jarrod Mulvihill (photographer)
Able Seaman Boatswains Mate Malik El-Leissy on the aft door of the loading well dock of HMAS Adelaide during diving operations.
The Queensland coast provided a picture perfect training ground for HMAS
Adelaide’s dive team to conduct essential training and keep their diving qualifications current.
May 19, 2020 by LEUT Ryan Zerbe (author), POIS Tom Gibson (photographer), LSIS Shane Cameron (photographer), ABIS Jarrod Mulvihill (photographer), ABIS Benjamin Ricketts (photographer)
The crew of HMAS Sydney (V) 'cheer ship' inside Jervis Bay, NSW following the ship's commissioning ceremony at sea.
The Royal Australian Navy has welcomed its newest Air Warfare Destroyer into the Fleet in the first commissioning of an Australian warship at sea since the Second World War.
Naval Police Coxwains (NPC) outside the Military Police Station at Randwick Baracks, Sydney. From left: LCDR Sean West Money, Leading Seaman (LS) NPC James Downey, LSNPC Kellie Nash and Petty Officer NPC Jean Metcalf.
Joint Military Police Station Sydney at Randwick Barracks - staffed by Navy, Army and Air Force members - is a clear example of a tri-service approach achieving the best collective outcome as part of the Joint Military Police Force.
May 17, 2020 by LEUT Geoff Long (author), LSIS Shane Cameron (photographer), ABIS Jarrod Mulvihill (photographer)
An Australian Army CH-47 Chinook helicopter conducts deck landing practice as part of essential training on board HMAS Adelaide off the coast of Queensland.
Adelaide has recently provided a platform for Army CH-47 Chinook helicopters from the 5th Aviation Regiment in Townsville to conduct training at sea.
May 12, 2020 by LEUT Ryan Zerbe (author), LSIS Leo Baumgartner (photographer), LSIS Ronnie Baltoft (photographer)
HMAS Parramatta arrives in Colombo, Sri Lanka during her East Asia Deployment, prior to the spread of COVID-19 around the world.
Parramatta and her 188-strong company have returned to the ship’s home port in Sydney following a three month overseas deployment - their second in the last eight months.
Royal Australian Navy Chaplain Stephen Varney, Chaplain Sharon White and Chaplain Majidid Essa with the new non-faith-specific rank Branch insignia.
To complement the integral religious pastoral care and spiritual support services offered by Navy Chaplains, the re-named Navy Chaplaincy Branch has introduced secular Maritime Spiritual Wellbeing Officers.
May 07, 2020 by LCDR Stephen Delo (author), Australian HR Institute (photographer), LSIS Christopher Szumlanski (photographer)
(Please note that this image was taken before COVID-19 social distancing restrictions were put in place). Mr Don Moloney (second from left), Lieutenant Commander Stephen Delo, Captain Adam Allica and Commander Steve Thompson from Navy’s Warfare Innovation Branch, with members of the Australian HR Institute National Panel. (Image published with permission of the Australian HR Institute)
Navy’s innovative culture, challenging of norms, critical thought and agility in problem-solving throughout 2019 has been recognised with a major award.