HMAS Warramunga and her ship’s 190 company has departed Fleet Base East at Garden Island, Sydney for maritime security operations in the Middle East.
Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, is escorted on a tour of the Submarine Training and Systems Centre, by Director Training Authority – Submarines, Commander Dylan Findlater, RAN, (left) and Commander Submarine Force, Captain Geoff Wadley, CSC, RAN, during a visit to HMAS Stirling, Western Australia.
The MV Sycamore will soon support a range of Navy Training activities with the assistance of Teekay Shipping (Australia) Pty Ltd.
“It is definitely an impressive sight to see the Sycamore enter Sydney Harbour,” states Damen Sales Director Asia Pacific Roland Briene.
The Multi-role Aviation Training Vessel (MATV) MV Sycamore powering toward the Port of Sydney
The coming weeks will see the MV Sycamore being prepared for her maiden voyage to her home port of Sydney, Australia, where she is expected to arrive at the end of May.
Commanding Officer for Hobart, Captain John Stavridis is presented with the official battle honour board for Hobart by Richard Yates.
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today attended a ceremony at the Osborne Naval Shipyard in Adelaide to mark the Government’s provisional acceptance of the first Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) Hobart.