Australian Frigates

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Australian Frigates.  Photographs and history of Australian Frigates.

NAME

LAUNCHED

FATE

YARRA class frigates

Yarra

30.9.58

Broken up 1985

Parramatta

31.1.59

Broken up 1991

Stuart

8.4.61

Broken up 1991

Derwent

17.6.61

Scuttled 21.12.94

SWAN class frigates           Armament: 2-4.5in/45 MK 6, 1 Ikara ASW system, 1 Seacat M22 SAM, 1 Limbo Mk 10 ASW mortar        Complement: 247

Swan

16.12.67

In service 1995

Torrens

28.9.68

In service 1995

QUADRANT class  frigates

Quadrant

28th February 1942 Broken up 1963

Queenborough

16th January 1942 Broken up 1975

Quiberon

31st January 1942 Broken up 1972

Quickmatch

11th January 1942 Broken up 1972

F04 HMAS Quickmatch sent in by Swaine Warren.

ADELAIDE class guided missile frigates

Adelaide

21.6.78

In service 1995

Canberra

1.12.78

In service 1995

Sydney

29.9.80

In service 1995

Darwin

26.3.82

In service 1995

Melbourne

5.5.89

In service 1995

Newcastle

21.2.92

In service 1995

ANZAC class frigates          Displacement: 2900t standard; 3200t deep load        Armament: 1-5in/54 MK 45, 2-12.7mm MGs, 1 evolved sea sparrow Mk 41 VL SAM system     Complement: 163

Anzac

16th September 1994

In service

FFH150 HMAS Anzac at Malta.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  DPD435

FFH150 HMAS Anzac at Malta.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  DPD436

FFH150 HMAS Anzac at Malta.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  DPD437

FFH150 HMAS Anzac at Malta.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  DPD438

FFH150 HMAS Anzac at Malta.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  DPD439

FFH150 HMAS Anzac at Malta.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. No Reproductions Available  DPD440

FFH150 HMAS Anzac at the Trafalgar 200 Fleet Review, June 2005.

Copyright of Nick Newns.   A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  NN147

Arunta

28th June 1996

In Service

Warumunga

23rd May 1998

In Service

Stuart

26th July 1997

In Service

Parramatta

23rd July 1998

In Service

Ballarat

5th June 1999

In Service

Toowomba

April 2002

Fitting Out / Trials

Perth

February 2003

Fitting Out / Trials

 

K354 HMAS Gascoyne.  River class frigate launched 20th February 1943.

Contributed by Jeff Cole.