Members of the Tingira Australia Association will pay tribute to their former Tingira shipmates at the Sydney Cenotaph next Sunday morning, 9am, with a formal salute to acknowledge the Centenary of the First World War Armistice and the role played … Continued
Tingira Australia Association President, Lance Ker, today announced that former Royal Australian Navy Junior Recruits, David Cassidy and Philip Lancaster are the joint winners of this years Tingira Stonehaven Medal for 2017. The Stonehaven medal is awarded to the Tingira … Continued
“Friday the 13th, Black Friday for some, Black Cats and Broomstick Parties for others, not for the former Royal Australian Navy Tingira Boys, we just settle for birthday cake and rum, that’s a celebration party”, said Tingira Australia President, Lance … Continued
Funding for the proposed renovations of the Tingira Memorial project have been officially deferred from the Federal Government Department of Veterans Affairs for 2018. “Due to the high demand of funding by many national veteran organisations for their 2018 commemorations … Continued
It’s been an flying start to the year, fast moving as always, my rudder in one of two directions, my engines on full ahead as usual, hands to Anzac Stations, it’s April going on July as I write. First note … Continued
25 April 2018, ANZAC Day – The Tingira Australia Association will again participate in the annual Anzac Day March across this nations capital city streets.
Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth will all see the Tingira Boys carry their banner with pride and march behind their flag.
The new year is here, another chapter of our history is in front of us, and what a year we have on the navigation table! Onwards and upwards what else would we do as an association? Top of my list … Continued
26 January 2018, Australia Day – The Tingira Australia Association flag and the navy White Ensign flag, flying high on the yardarms with the Tingira flagpole on the Tingira Memorial. The memorial is in full ‘dress ship’ displaying a complete set of ‘naval colours’ to the local residents of Rose Bay for this grand occasion, it’s a celebration, it’s Australia Day!
Christmas – and the year is gone, it’s been another whirlwind 12 months, just a sign of getting old I guess! Life at the Tingira helm has once again been hectic all year and I’m looking forward to a good … Continued