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. CMDR Shane Stone AC QC, Vice Chief Defence Force Group MAJGEN Greg Melick AO RFD SC, RADM the Honourable Justice Michael Slattery RANR and CDRE the Honourable Deputy Judge Advocate General - Navy. Jack Rush RFD QC RANR.