HMAS Albatross (NSW)

HMAS Albatross is home of the Royal Australian Navy’s Fleet Air Arm and is the largest operational Naval establishment and the Navy’s only Air Station.

Navy Canteens – Albatross is located in the Base Support Precinct and has an extensive dine in menu and healthy choices to grab and go as well as delicious freshly made sandwiches and hot daily specials.

The Fleet Corner featuring artwork to commemorate the centenary of the First Fleet is ideal to pre-book for meetings or large groups. You can also charge your mobile at the charge bar or relax with a game of pool or table tennis. The Canteen is also your on-board general store and newsagency as well as place to go for SALT merchandise including clothing, headwear, accessories and memorabilia.

You can also visit the Seahawk Cafe in the Romeo building or the mobile Brew Buggy for your freshly brewed morning coffee.

Book a Function or Catering Package

Function packages are also available which can be tailored to suit meetings and events on Navy bases as well as cater for functions at any location.

Albatross Canteen Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday

6.30am – 3.30pm


6.30am – 2.00pm

Seahawk Cafe Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday

0700 – 1300


0700 – 1130

Brew Buggy Opening Hours

Monday – Friday

6.30am – 10.00am

Contact Details

Fleet Air Arm Museum

You, your family and friends are invited to visit the Royal Australian Navy’s Fleet Air Arm Museum at HMAS Albatross, Nowra NSW. Explore and experience the story of Naval Aviation from its beginnings to the present day. The Fleet Air Arm Museum is open Monday to Friday from 10.00am until 4.00pm.

The Fleet Air Arm Museum Shop boasts a vast array of Navy memorabilia and aviation merchandise. Quality clothing, headwear, souvenirs, books and gifts are all available. For the full range of products visit

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