Exercise Dugong 2015

HMAS Yarra sits off the coast of Cremorne, Tasmania, during Exercise Dugong 2015. *** Local Caption *** Exercise DUGONG 15, the Royal Australia Navy’s primary Mine Warfare and Clearance training activity, was held in waters around Hobart 5-160CT15. The mine countermeasures tactical training exercise brings key coalition forces together in a combined environment to prepare them for mine countermeasures and diving operations. Personnel from the Navies of Australia, the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada and New Zealand took part with observers from the Swedish and Indian Navies.

HMAS Yarra sits off the coast of Cremorne, Tasmania, during Exercise Dugong 2015. *** Local Caption *** Exercise DUGONG 15, the Royal Australia Navy’s primary Mine Warfare and Clearance training activity, was held in waters around Hobart 5-160CT15.

The mine countermeasures tactical training exercise brings key coalition forces together in a combined environment to prepare them for mine countermeasures and diving operations.

Personnel from the Navies of Australia, the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada and New Zealand took part with observers from the Swedish and Indian Navies.

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