Military Displays

In its 180+ years the Royal Hobart Regatta has enjoyed displays from the Royal Navy and [later] the Royal Australian Navy. Today the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) in harmony with the Royal Australian Air Force provide various assests for all manors of displays that include, yet are not limited to;

  • Fly Pasts
  • Wet Winching
  • Naval Helicopters
  • Aerobatic Shows
  • Static Displays


The First Flag Ship

The Tasmanian built schooner ‘Eliza’ served as the first ever flagship in 1838.

First Held
Last Flagship
HMAS Hobart
Next Flagship
To Be Confirmed
HMAS Sydney

Important: All Military displays are subject to the operational requirements of the Australian Defence Force and are subject to change.