The friendship between HMAS Choules and Mallacoota, has been recognised with the announcement of the town as Choules’ ceremonial homeport.
Chief of the Defence Force General Angus Campbell was full of praise for personnel on a recent visit to south-east Queensland.
Private Zed Barrett tried various careers before settling on the Army.
Many people who took part in the firefighting effort during last summer’s bushfire emergency will be awarded the National Emergency Medal with clasp.
ADF members last month took part in a sports festival that honoured all those who have been on the front line during last year's emergencies.
Army Reservist Lieutenant Colonel Reuben Bowd has welcomed an award recognising the outstanding support his civilian employer provided him.
Almost a year after HMAS Adelaide provided logistics support to Eden during the 2019 bushfires, Navy returned to help the still-recovering community.
The 2020 National Employer Support Awards have been announced, recognising civilian employers of ADF reservists.
Private Frank Marrar had a busy first year in the Army Reserve, with three deployments.
An Air Force C-17A Globemaster has delivered a Bell 412 helicopter for the NSW Rural Fire Service.
Minister for Defence Linda Reynolds has thanked ADF personnel for their work during Operations Bushfire Assist and COVID-19 Assist.
Leading Aircraftwoman Tyler Thamm - a personnel capability specialist now based in the Middle East - has experienced an extraordinary 2020.