The Creswell Oration is the major event of the year for the NLA Vic-Tas Division, which is arranged in conjunction with the Victorian organisations NOC, NAA & NHS. It is a great time to catch up with friends and hear the latest in naval affairs.

On Tuesday 17th March 2020, Deputy Chief of Navy Rear Admiral Mark Hammond will be our guest speaker at the William Angliss Institute in Melbourne.  Rear Admiral Hammond has sea experience in French, British and US nuclear attack submarines, Australian and Dutch conventional submarines, and multiple surface vessels. Academic qualifications include Bachelor of Science (UNSW, ADFA, 1991); Masters in Management (Defence Studies, UCAN, 2004); and Masters in Maritime Studies (UoW, 2005).