15 April 2016
The formal 'dining out' to mark the retirements of CAPT Bob Hume RFD RANR and CMDR Shane Stone AC QC RANR. Venue Queensland Club, Brisbane. A 'dining out' has its origins in the English Navy and is a formal wardroom (mess) function to farewell a retiring officer. Rules are relaxed to include civilian and family members to attend. Mr. Mark CUNLIFFE PSM Head of Defence Legal, CAPT Bob HUME RFD RANR, RADM Michael NOONAN AM RAN, Vice Chief Defence Force Group MAJGEN Greg MELICK AO RFD SC, CMDR Hugh SCOTT-McKENZIE RANR Head of Panel Brisbane, CMDR Shane Stone, RADM the Honourable Justice Michael Slattery RANR speaking to cadets.