HMAS Choules Visits Honiara

March 5, 2019 – HMAS Choules arrived in Honiara today for a three-day visit to train with, and deliver stores for, the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) in advance of the national general elections in April. Australian Defence Force personnel from all Services have deployed on HMAS Choules for a month-long activity to undertake engagement and training with our regional partners and other government agencies in the Southwest Pacific. The Commander of the Joint Task Group, Commander Phillipa Hay, said the deployment provides an opportunity to contribute to long-standing…

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La Glorieuse and a Gardian take part in Operation Kuru Kuru 2018

October 30, 2018 (Google Translation) – From October 1st to 12th, 2018, La Glorieuse was deployed in the area of ​​permanent responsibility of the Armed Forces in New Caledonia (FANC) to participate in the Kuru Kuru regional fisheries control operation 2018, coordinated from the regional fisheries surveillance center (RFSC) based in Honiara (Solomon Islands). The forces of twenty-one nations took part in this operation, which oversaw a large part of the exclusive economic zones (EEZs) of the South Pacific countries. La Glorieuse has thus patrolled international waters between Vanuatu and…

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