HMAS Toowoomba: HMAS Toowoomba is the seventh of eight Anzac Class frigates built by Tenix Defence Systems at Williamstown, Victoria for the Royal Australian Navy. The design is based on the German Meko 200 frigate. Toowoomba is a long-range frigate capable of air defence, surface and undersea warfare, surveillance, reconnaissance and interdiction.
'Highly tense': Australian warship sails for Middle East HMAS Toowoomba is the 68 th deployment into the Persian Gulf of an Australian frigate since 1990 and is scheduled to return in July this year. The decision to join the coalition came after Iran’s seizure of oil tankers, the seizure of an Iranian ship and alleged incidents of sabotage. Australian Navy’s HMAS Toowoomba starts operations in “HMAS Toowoomba will also support the Combined Maritime Forces through Combined Task Force 150 (CTF 150), which Australia currently commands.” The Combined Maritime Forces is a multinational task force of 33 countries that aim to disrupt terrorist organisations and illegal activities in … 7NEWS Sydney - HMAS Toowoomba | Facebook
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HMAS Toowoomba's embarked MH-60R, call sign Nightmare, was critical in conducting ship-to-shore movement recently in the Southern Arabian Gulf. Full story Navy Operation Manitou
'Highly tense': Australian warship sails for Middle East
HMAS Toowoomba has returned to her home port at Fleet Base West, Western Australia, following a successful deployment on Operation Manitou.. Despite family and friend numbers on the wharf limited because of social distancing requirements, the Navy band played a medley of welcome-home tunes as she came alongside. HMAS Toowoomba deployed to Strait of Hormuz