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RAN -Surface Fleet and Submarine Fleet of Today & in the Future.

Mon 26 Feb, 2018, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Waverley RSL, 161 Coleman Parade
Glen Waverley, VIC Australia
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Our Speaker for February 2018 is CMDR Matthew Hoffman RAN, the Executive Officer of our HMAS CERBERUS.CMDR Hoffman is a Maritime Warfare Officer, Submariner with extensive Oberon and Collins Class submarine experience spanning a 28 year naval career. He joined the RAN as a Radio Operator in 1988 and has spent the vast majority of his career in the submarine force. During his service he has served on 10 submarines and completed numerous operational deployments. Recent shore based roles have included extensive experience in Submarine training, both as Head of Submarine Warfare Training authority training and a three year posting as Director Training Authority Submarines. CMDR Hoffman assumed the position of X O Cerberus, following a posting as Deputy Commander Submarine Force.


The Waverley RSL is conveniently situated opposite the station in Glen Waverley, and the RSL Car park is free but you need to display a ticket on your dashboard.(obtainable from reception)

ALL WELCOME: ‘The Warramunga restaurant’ opens at 5.30 pm and a number of us take the opportunity of enjoying a lovely meal and a few drinks before the meeting. You are very welcome to join us! We need to book tables and suggest you contact our Rodney Phillips who is co-ordinating the tables for us. Rodney can be contacted on 0466 983 313 or rodneyphillips212@hotmail.com .



Mon 26 Feb, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Waverley RSL
161 Coleman Parade
Glen Waverley, VIC Australia
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