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03 Sep 2015

At dusk on 30 August, amidst the rolling waves of the Indian Ocean, the crew of HMAS Sirus gathered on the flight deck to celebrate the life and service of  Richard "Dick" Vincent RADCLIFFE, in the vicinity of the HMAS Sydney II wreckage.

02 Sep 2015
 Legatee David Ross, Commander Paul Gall, RAN, CO HMAS Penguin, Legatee Vice-Admiral Ian Knox, AC (Retd) and Chair Mosman Lane Cove Legacy Division Legatee Alasdair McGregor
The Mosman Lane Cove Division of Sydney Legacy commemorated the Centenary of Anzac at a Legacy function held at HMAS Penguin, Balmoral recently.

01 Sep 2015
Ladies Development Camp members hone their skills in skiing for preperation for the Navy Alpine Snow Sports championships.
It was powder on the face of a different kind for 45 naval officers and sailors at the recent Navy Alpine Snowsports Ladies' Development Weekend at Perisher on 25-26 July.

01 Sep 2015
HMAS Canberra off the north Queensland coast with 5 MRH 90 aircraft on deck and her four Landing Craft deployed.
The Royal Australian Navy’s Amphibious Ship, HMAS Canberra, has completed a graduated operational test and trials program to achieve a key milestone towards Initial Operating Capability.

31 Aug 2015
Members of the F-FDTL march at Taci Tolu (Three Seas) for the 40th anniversary of FALANTIL Day.
HMAS Huon has made her second visit in 12 months to close neighbour, East Timor, continuing to strengthen the relationship between the Australian Defence Force and the Timor-Leste Defence Force.

Press Releases

14 July 2015

Beecroft Weapons Range (BWR) will be closed from 12:01am Monday, 31 August and will reopen at 1:00pm Friday, 4 September 2015. Live firing activities will be conducted from the following times: 7:30am to 6:00pm on Tuesday, 1 September 2015 7:30am to...

29 June 2015

The article in the Sunday edition of the Sun Herald on 28 June 2015 and other Fairfax Media publications entitled 'HMAS Stirling suicides: lack of action raised Navy concerns', is misleading and displays a lack of understanding of the support...

8 April 2015

Many of you may have seen recent the ABC 7.30 report into the deaths at HMAS Stirling between 2011 and 2012. Navy again offers its sympathy to those who have been affected by these tragic losses. At the time of the incidents Navy initiated a...