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Sheean VC case: awards tribunal head takes issue with Minister

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The Chair of the Defence Honours and Awards Appeals Tribunal, Mark Sullivan AO, has taken issue with statements by Defence Minister Senator Linda Reynolds about the...

Anniversary of Bismarck sinking

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Under the cover of darkness in the early morning hours of May 19, 1941, the most formidable battleship to have ever been built slipped...

VC not to go to Teddy Sheean, Govt decides

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Defence Minister Linda Reynolds confirmed to the Senate on 13 May 2020 that a VC would not be awarded to Teddy Sheean...

White Ensign flies over HMAS Sydney memorial

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By LCDR Desmond Woods The HMAS Sydney (II)  Memorial at Geraldton in WA has become...

Detailed description of Battle of Coral Sea

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A detailed description of the Battle of the Coral Sea (4-8 May 1942) has been published on the Royal Australian Navy website....

Battle of the Coral Sea remembered

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Seventy-eight years ago this week was the Battle of the Coral Sea. Three...

White Ensign to fly over Sydney memorial

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The Chief of Navy, VADM Mike Noonan, has given permission for the Australian White Ensign to flys...

Film on RAN’s role in WWI

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A short film made for Anzac Day by Sea Power Australia on the role of the RAN in World War I is...

Shark 02 loss remembered

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In the close-knit world of Naval Aviation, April 2 is a sombre day for many personnel as...

WO who paved the way for women

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The Royal Australian Navy has paid tribute to a sailor who paved the way for women in...