Farewell HMAS Darwin

The Navy has decommissioned HMAS Darwin at her homeport of Garden Island, Sydney, after more than three decades of service to the nation.
Farewell HMAS Darwin feature image

HMAS Armidale (I) Memorial Service

A memorial service to commemorate the loss of HMAS Armidale (I) will be held at 11am on Friday, 1 December 2017 in Central Park, Armidale.
HMAS Armidale (I) Memorial Service feature image

Welcome to the Fleet

The Hobart class guided missile destroyer, HMAS Hobart was commissioned today in a ceremony at Fleet Base East, Sydney.
Welcome to the Fleet feature image

The Navy and the Nation book now available

Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Timothy Barrett, has authored the book 'The Navy and the Nation'.
The Navy and the Nation book now available feature image

75th Anniversaries of the loss of HMA Ships

In 2017, the Navy, Ex-Service Associations and the nation will commemorate the 75th anniversaries of the loss of seven RAN ships in 1942.
75th Anniversaries of the loss of HMA Ships feature image

Navy's Culture

Navy has an enduring cultural improvement program which is founded on our Navy Values and supported by our Signature Behaviours.
Navy's Culture feature image

Thinking about joining?

The Navy has a huge range of exciting jobs to choose from with pay and benefits that will far exceed your expectations.
Thinking about joining? feature image

Navy Daily News Articles RSS icon

15 Dec 2017
Officers and sailors from fleet and lodger units of Fleet Base East parade on the flight deck of HMAS Canberra for Fleet Divisions, at Fleet Base East, Sydney.
With great fanfare, more than 1,500 officers and sailors have lined the decks of HMAS Canberra in the Australian Fleet’s 2017 Ceremonial Divisions.
15 Dec 2017
 Chief Petty Officer Communication and Information Systems Leighton Potts communicates via signal lamp with HMAS Sirius during Indo-Pacific Endeavour 2017.
True to her motto of ‘To Serve and Provide’- HMAS Sirius sailed into her home port of Fleet Base West after almost four months at sea on 15 December, in time for well-earned Christmas break.
15 Dec 2017
Senior Naval Officer Western Australia, Commodore Brett Dowsing, RAN.
Royal Australian Navy recruitment posters plastered on walls in 1969 said ‘join the Navy, see the world’, and it delivered in spades for a country teenager excited to face the next step of his life.  
14 Dec 2017
ADFA's graduating class of 2017 throw their hats in the air to symbolise completion of three years military training and academic studies.
Over 260 officer Cadets and Midshipmen graduated from the Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra today, prepared to serve our nation with distinction.
14 Dec 2017
Danielle Lam, Commander Matthew Royals and Able Seaman Aviation Technician Avionics Zara Fisk-Gibson with a cheque for $12,265 which is being donated to the Shepherd Centre.
A small contingent from 725 Squadron recently took great pleasure in presenting a cheque for $12,265 to their chosen charity.  
13 Dec 2017
Able Seaman Communications Information Systems Sean Perrett from HMAS Arunta at Fleet Base West.
A former civil construction labourer’s career has evolved from reconstructing roads to identifying hostile or friendly ships over the horizon.  

Upcoming Events

RAN Band South Australia Parade Band will perform in the beautiful Adelaide hills town of Lobethal, which has a long tradition of presenting spectacular Christmas lights. Hundreds of thousands of...

Latest Navy Video


Like Box