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31 May 2016
Lieutenant Tim Stroud is a Naval Police Coxswain officer and is deployed as part of the 12-member contingent for Operation Paladin which contributes to the UN Truce Supervision Organisation (UNTSO) in Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon and Israel.
Lieutenant Tim Stroud admits overlooking the desert landscape of Lebanon as part of a United Nations mission is not where most people would expect to find a Navy officer.

30 May 2016
HMAS Ballarat ship's company led by Commanding Officer, Commander David Landon CSM, RAN, challenged by local Police Superintendant Mr Andrew Allen at the Ballarat Town Hall during it's Freedom of Entry.
In a time honoured tradition officers and sailors from Royal Australian Navy warship HMAS Ballarat exercised a Freedom of Entry to their namesake city on 29 May.

30 May 2016
Commander Training Force, Commodore Michael Rothwell, AM, RAN, presents Royal Australian Navy Instructor of the Year to Warrant Officer Anthony Booby of Sea Training Group, HMAS Kuttabul.
Fleet Damage Control Assistant, Warrant Officer Anthony Booby, has been named the Royal Australian Navy’s Instructor of the Year for 2015.

29 May 2016
Lieutenant Commander Richard Brickacek and Chief Petty Officer Richard Kamprad pose for a photograph on the Kokoda track.
Two best mates from the Royal Australian Navy have walked the Kokoda Track, Papua New Guinea, in homage to those who fought in the area during the Second World War.

29 May 2016
Lieutenant Tom Miller has finally found his calling - as an Emergency Nurse Specialist with the Royal Australian Navy.
Lieutenant Tom Miller has finally found his calling - as an Emergency Nurse Specialist with the Royal Australian Navy.

Press Releases

27 May 2016

Beecroft Weapons Range (BWR) will be closed from 9:00pm on Sunday, 29 May and will reopen at 1:00pm on Friday, 3 June 2016. No live firing activities will take place during this closure due to extensive road and track repair being conducted. Range...

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...