HMAS Canberra

This site is dedicated to all Royal Australian Navy and Australian Defence Force personnel who have served in HMAS CANBERRA.


HMAS CANBERRA (1) D 33 from the 9th of July 1928 until she was sunk in action off Savo Island on the 9th of August 1942.


HMAS CANBERRA (2) FFG-02 from the 21st of March 1981 until Decomissioning on the 12th of November 2005.


HMAS Canberra (3) LHD-02 from Commissioning on the 23rd of November 2014.



HMAS Canberra 02 News Review

The HMAS Canberra News Review was produced in the Ship during the 1993 Deployment.

The main drivers behind the 02 Review was the Petty Officers Mess in HMAS Canberra, Brian "Box" Brennan, Brett Saunders, Phil "Mac" McDonald and Brian" Ocker" Collins played a significant role in producing this series of videos.

The videos were filmed arond the ship in many locations and many members of the ships company were involved, it gives a insight into the sailors sence of humour and life in HMAS Canberra in the 1990's.

02 News Review - Part 1

  • Introduction
  • XO looking for sense of humour
  • Oxygen Thief
  • SPS 49


02 News Review - Part 2

  • Ships Canteen Adverts


02 News Review - Part 3

  • Amazing Stories
  • Ships Company Interviews


02 News Review - Part 4

  • Country Time Adverts


02 News Review - Part 5

  • Complaining about the food

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