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25 Oct 2016
862 in her prime with two other 723 Squadron Squirrel Helicopters and a HS748 at HMAS Albatross.
The Fleet Air Arm Museum in Nowra, New South Wales, has a new exhibit, with the arrival of ‘862,’ an AS350BA Squirrel helicopter from 723 Squadron.

25 Oct 2016
Royal Australian Navy Officers met with Team Navy Mechanic Seaman Dale Tyce-Nelson on the starting Grid at Bathurst on Race Day.
Navy made its mark in the sky and on the ground at this year’s Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 supercars race.

24 Oct 2016
Royal Australian Navy sailor Able Seaman Electronics Technician Duane McCurdy tests connections in a communications panel on-board HMAS Warramunga during Exercise Bersama Lima.
Australia’s longest standing regional security exercise, BERSAMA LIMA has drawn to a close.

24 Oct 2016
Members of HMAS Cerberus guard salute during the 'Beat to Quarters' and 'Ceremonial Sunset' performance at the 2016 Open Day at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.
Victorian base, HMAS Cerberus opened the gates at on 23 October for their biennial open day, offering visitors an insight into initial training, naval tradition, new capabilities and life in the ‘blue suit’. 

24 Oct 2016
Members from United Arab Emirates Patrol Vessel Makasib with Commanding Officer HMAS Perth, Captain Ivan Ingham, AM, RAN, on the bridge wing of HMAS Perth.
Following a mid-deployment port visit to Dubai, HMAS Perth coordinated a passage exercise with United Arab Emirates Navy vessel P142 Makasib, a Mubarraz class fast attack craft.  

Press Releases

13 October 2016

Beecroft Weapons Range (BWR) remains closed as work continues to assess all areas for public safety and make necessary repairs due to the recent wildfire. It is anticipated that the range will re-open the for weekend following Friday, 21 October...

10 May 2016

Election-related material is not available on the Royal Australian Navy website. Such material may be found on party political websites.

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...