When Warrant Officer Natasha McRoe first went to sea in the early 2000s, options to connect with her family from the ship were limited.
Just days after his 99th birthday, Rear Admiral (retd) Guy Griffiths visited HMAS Hobart at Fleet Base East to speak to the crew about his career and recently published biography.
This year’s Diamond series kicked off with the successful completion of the first exercise, Diamond Seas 2022 in February.
From the moment the last line has been cast, a ship becomes a sailor’s home.
The music of the Royal Australian Navy Band Tasmania filled the air in Hobart on February 13 when the band performed as part of the festivities for the 184th Royal Hobart Regatta.
Moving to new towns and cities is often par for the course for a Defence member.
Born and raised in Hobart, 27-year-old Leading Seaman Harriet Shepperd joined the Navy in 2016 “by accident”.
Royal Australian Navy guided-missile destroyer HMAS Hobart has provided an impressive backdrop in the Derwent River for the 184th Royal Hobart Regatta from February 12-14.
HMAS Sydney today returned to Garden Island, Sydney, following a four-and-a-half month deployment to the United States and Canada in which she qualified for operational duty.