The head of the French Navy is hoping that Australian warships will escort French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle.
The C-RAM is a capability to protect friendly forces from hostile fire.
A pair of Royal Australian Navy minehunters have departed Sydney for a three month deployment to North-east Asia.
The Australian Department of Defence has officially announced its plan to purchase Triton aircraft.
HMS Sutherland sailed into Sydney for the beginning of a week-long visit to Australia's biggest city.
HMAS Warramunga has completed another two intercepts of drugs smuggling vessels, bringing its total haul seized up to AU$1.43 billion (£800 million) since arriving in the Middle East last November.
107 Australian Defence Force personnel have been decorated with the US Meritorious Unit Citation for their work in rescue and recovery efforts following the crash of a USMC MV-22B Osprey aircraft last year.
'Australia could barely last nineteen days in a crisis', is the damning assessment of experts looking into the country’s current system of fuel reserves.
The Australian Government has announced that it will be withdrawing its deployed fighter contingent of six F/A-18F Super Hornets from the Middle East in January following the successful liberation of Iraq from Daesh.
The Royal Australian Navy has commissioned the first of three new Air Warfare Destroyers, HMAS Hobart, in a traditional ceremony in Sydney.