Australian STS Young Endeavour Set Sail

first_img View post tag: Young Endeavour Authorities View post tag: Naval Share this article Back to overview,Home naval-today Australian STS Young Endeavour Set Sail View post tag: Australian View post tag: Navy View post tag: News by topic View post tag: Asia-Pacific Australian STS Young Endeavour Set Sail View post tag: sail View post tag: STS The Royal Australian Navy operated Sail Training Ship Young Endeavour set sail from Sydney today for a 12-month voyage, circumnavigating the globe.Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer was at the departure from Fleet Base East, and spoke with members of the Royal Australian Navy crew and the 24 young Australians who will sail the ship on the first leg, to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.During the 12 month circumnavigation, Young Endeavour will visit New Zealand, Argentina, Brazil, Spain, Malta, Greece, Turkey, France, England, Norway, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Cape Verde, the Canary Islands and South Africa.Young Endeavour will return to Fremantle, Western Australia, on 23 December 2015 and arrive in Sydney in mid-April 2016 following youth development voyages along the southern coast of Australia.The Young Endeavour program has been recognised internationally as a leading youth development program for over 25 years, developing teamwork, leadership, communication, resilience and a sense of community responsibility amongst hundreds of young Australians each year.[mappress mapid=”14794″]Press release, Image: Australian Navy View post tag: set December 22, 2014last_img