This ship has a bit of my heart. My Dad was a Chief Petty Officer onboard HMAS Darwin.
In fact, we moved to Seattle while HMAS Darwin was being built there!
I’ve seen so much of the world due to this ship, yet I haven’t been in the Navy :)

So when I saw her docked in Hobart last year I could not help but grab a few shots of her!



  • Samantha Cole-Surjan
    Samantha Cole-...about 7 years ago

    Just Brilliant Kelly….
    xx Sam

  • David Haviland
    David Havilandabout 7 years ago

    Great shot and wonderful story to go with it.

  • marts1
    marts1about 7 years ago

    Nice shot

  • Ellen van Deelen
    Ellen van Deelenalmost 7 years ago

    Very beautiful!

  • Cole Stockman
    Cole Stockmanover 3 years ago

    Great shot Kelly! I was on ADELAIDE for a while and a cousin on DARWIN, so I know exactly how you feel! Except ADELAIDE will be sunk this year :-(

  • Allen Gray
    Allen Grayover 3 years ago

    That looks like it’s over the Salamanca side near the CSIRO. I sailed out of Hobart on the Canberra to Fleet Base West over in the west at Freemantle. I saw Canberra go to the bottom here in Vic last year. I love Hobart, was born there, and it has to be one of the best waterside cities to shoot! The water and the sky make this image!

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