On This Day
On This Day - 2000-2019
- August 3, 2019
HMAS Success II decommissioned.
- December 22, 2018
HMAS Gascoyne II returned to Australia after completing the longest voyage undertaken by a vessel of its class. Gascoyne, along with sister ship, HMAS Huon, had visited ports and exercised in the Republic of Korea, Japan and the Philippines. Gascoyne and Huon steamed in excess of 4,000 nautical miles during the voyage and were the first Australian Mine Warfare vessels to travel to the Republic Of Korea
- November 23, 2018
The future HMAS Supply II, was launched by Spanish shipbuilder Navantia at its Ferrol shipyard.
- October 31, 2018
HMA Ships Hawkesbury and Norman were decommissioned . They had been in Extended Readiness Availability since 2009.
- October 27, 2018
HMAS Brisbane III commissioned at Garden Island