HMAS Maitland has completed her service to the nation and was decommissioned at her home port of Darwin on April 28.
The crew of Armidale-class patrol boat HMAS Maitland has conducted a freedom of entry parade in Maitland, NSW.
The personnel of Armidale-class patrol boat HMAS Maitland have celebrated the ship’s 15th birthday.
Two youths taking part in the Defence Work Experience Program spent a day sailing in HMAS Maitland.
Air Force personnel took part in an operation to deter illegal fishing in the south-west Pacific, and helped five fishermen lost at sea get home.
HMAS Maitland has returned home after supporting the Solomon Islands’ efforts in border security and protecting regional fisheries.
A married couple in Darwin has become the first husband and wife in Royal Australian Navy history to command patrol boats at the same time.