Oye! News from Australia
HMAS Toowoomba completed a successful Operation MANITOU maritime security deployment to the Middle East Region today (Saturday 13 December 2014) and is heading home to Perth.
Deployed as part of Australia’s Joint Task Force 633, Toowoomba conducted security
Commander of Australia’s Joint Task Force 633 (JTF633) in the Middle East Region (MER) Major General Craig Orme, AM, CSC has officially transferred command to Rear Admiral Trevor Jones, AO, CSC, RAN.
The Transfer of Authority ceremony was held this week at Camp Baird,
After a five-year commitment in Afghanistan, the last contingent of Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), Navy and Army personnel supporting the Heron Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Detachment returnedhome to Australia this morning.
Heron aircraft have
Following three years of military and academic studies, 220 officer cadets and midshipmen graduated today from the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA). They are now ready to become junior leaders in the Australian Defence Force (ADF).
The Graduation Parade’s
A modern, purpose built wholesale storage facility, Joint Logistics Unit – North (JLU-N), was officially opened at Robertson Barracks in Holtze, Northern Territory today.
Minister for Defence’s representative, Senator Linda Reynolds said the logistics unit was one of seven
The Vice Chief of the Defence Force, Vice Admiral Ray Griggs returned from a visit to Fiji today, the first visit from a senior Australian military representative in some years.
The visit was an important step towards re-establishing a substantive defence relationship
More than 160 future Defence leaders graduated from the Australian Command and Staff Course – Joint (ACSC(J)) today in a ceremony attended by the Chief of the Defence Force Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin AC, the Secretary of the Department of Defence Dennis Richardson AO and senior Australian