The crew of HMAS Brisbane has been preparing for almost 12 months for her combat system trials in the US.
Admiral Christophe Prazuk said it was an honour to receive the Order of Australia.
Young Naval officers leapt at the chance to try some emerging technology in Sydney.
Vice Admiral Mike Noonan said ties with the Pacific dominated the agenda ahead of Navy’s Sea Power Conference.
NUSHIP Sydney's sea trials also mark a unique milestone for the Navy.
Civilian employers of Navy Reservists had a special opportunity to experience life in the Navy.
Nine ships and more than one thousand sailors and officers will sail across Asia.
The Australian and Indonesian navies worked trained together to combat illegal maritime activities.
The New South Wales Governor received a unique honour from the Navy in Sydney.
Captain Anne Andrews is helping to improve women's employment opportunities in Afghanistan.
Off the coast of Papua New Guinea, the crew of HMAS Melville took time to commemorate the first Australian casualties of WWI.
The ADF's third Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD), NUSHIP Sydney, has commenced the first phase of sea trials.