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28 Nov 2015
Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer speaks to the ship's company and embarked forces of HMAS Canberra during Fleet Concentration Period - East 2015.
Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer, cleared the lower decks of HMAS Canberra as Fleet Concentration Period East 2015 got under way this week.

28 Nov 2015
HMAS Stuart team captain, Petty Officer Terry Lucas stands with the Busan Bandits team captain Andrew Court and HMAS Arunta team captain, Lieutenant Ben Edwards after the beach rugby 10's tournament during the HMA ship's visit to Busan, Republic of Korea.
HMA Ships Arunta and Stuart recently participated in a Rugby Union tournament in the port of Busan, the Republic of South Korea, against a local ex-pats team, the Busan Bandits. The port visit was part of Stuart's and Arunta's North East Asia Deployment 2015.

28 Nov 2015
AUSCDT ONE conducted a series of events dedicated to the White Ribbon cause.  Activities so far have included a winter ball, a series of BBQ Breakfasts and most recently, a shooting competition at the ADF’s Weapons Tactical Training Simulator.
Royal Australian Navy divers have completed a successful White Ribbon campaign, raising funds and awareness through a series of events to help victims of domestic violence.

28 Nov 2015
Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Tim Barrett, AO, CSC, RAN, with the recipients of the Safety Excellence Awards outside the Royal Australian Navy Heritage Centre at Garden Island, Sydney.
HMAS Harman, 723 Squadron, the Submarine Force and HMAS Success were among the winners at the 11th Navy Safety awards held at the Royal Australian Heritage Centre, Garden Island, Sydney, in late October.

27 Nov 2015

The Chief of Navy Vice Admiral Tim Barrett has released a statement addressing the online petition in relation to the murder of Kate Malonyay and concerns about Navy's commitment to stand up and speak out about domestic violence issues.

Press Releases

23 November 2015

Beecroft Weapons Range (BWR) will be closed from 9:00pm on Sunday, 22 November and will reopen at 1:00pm on Friday, 27 November 2015. Live firings will take place from the following times: 8:00am to 6:00pm, Wednesday, 25 November 2015 8:00am to 6:...

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...