Media Room


29 Apr 2016
Warrant Officer of the Navy Desig Warrant Officer Gary Wight and Warrant Officer of Navy (WO-N)Warrant Officer Mark Holzberger at the formal WO-N handover ceremony.
Navy has a new most-senior sailor with the appointment of Navy’s eighth Warrant Officer of the Navy. 

29 Apr 2016
Gary Kindade farewell morning tea.
Navy has farewelled one of its stand out civilian members, Gary Kinkade, retiring after three-and-a-half decades of service.

28 Apr 2016
Commander Training Force, Commodore Michael Rothwell, AM, RAN, listens to a briefing in the Operations Room onboard HMAS Perth during the ship's Mission Readiness Evaluation (MRE).
HMAS Perth has successfully completed an intense training and assessment phase prior to the ship deploying in support of Operation MANITOU.

27 Apr 2016
(L-R) JS Asayuki, HMAS Ballarat, HMAS Adelaide, JS Umigiri and HMAS Success in formation on approach to Sydney Heads during Exercise NICHI GOU TRIDENT.
Ships and aircraft from the Royal Australian Navy and Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force have completed the bilateral Exercise NICHI GOU TRIDENT off the coast of New South Wales.

27 Apr 2016
HMAS Parramatta being prepared to undock after her Anti-Ship Missile Defence upgrade at BAE Systems Henderson Shipyard, Western Australia.
A morning fog followed by a bright sun set the scene for HMAS Parramatta's return to the water after completion of the Anti-Ship Missile Defence (ASMD) upgrade.

Press Releases

29 April 2016

Beecroft Weapons Range (BWR) will be closed from 9:00pm on Sunday, 1 May and will reopen at 1:00pm on Friday, 6 May 2016. Live firing activities will take place at the following times: 8:00am to 4:00pm on Wednesday, 4 May 2016. 8:00am to 4:00pm on...

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...