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15 Nov 2019
HMAS Leeuwin conducts OOWMANs with FSS Independence (03) and PSS Remeliik (001) prior to entering Yap.
HMAS Leeuwin has conducted a series of Officer-of-the-Watch manoeuvres with Micronesian patrol boat FSS Independence and Palau patrol boat PSS Remeliik, off the coast of the Pacific island of Yap.

14 Nov 2019
Boeing qualified flying instructors Mr Daniel Mearns, left, and Mr James Scott prepare to depart from Royal Australian Air Force Base Williamtown, Newcastle, to support the firefighting efforts in New South Wales.
Defence Industry is working hand-in-hand with the Royal Australian Navy to support firefighting efforts throughout New South Wales during one of the most dangerous bushfire weeks the nation has ever seen. 

14 Nov 2019
Leading Seaman Aircrewman Benjamin Dixon maintains a lookout during a search and rescue flight in fire-stricken NSW.
The Royal Australian Navy’s MH-60R Seahawk helicopters’ superior Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance cameras and sensors have been working throughout the nights to support firefighting efforts across New South Wales.

14 Nov 2019
Members of the Royal Australian Naval College 1914 entry, including future Captain Hector Waller (back row, second from right).
Twenty-three of Navy’s newest recruits have reflected on their experiences of their New Entry Officers’ Course (NEOC) and sought to understand how it compares with their forebears of 1914.

13 Nov 2019
Lieutenant Cheyne Colley, Petty Officer Hannah Lee and Lieutenant Commander Matthew Hawker on board CSIRO Research Vessel Investigator.
Two Navy Hydrographers and a Meteorology and Oceanography officer joined with scientists from around Australia recently on a voyage to understand how and when the Great Barrier Reef formed.