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In Pictures: Charles on board with Royal Australian Navy

The Prince of Wales visited HMAS Cairns.

The Prince of Wales has met Aussie sailors in Cairns on the fifth day of his tour Down Under.

He went on board HMAS Leeuwin to present the Gloucester Cup to Hydrographic Ship Blue Crew – an award for the Royal Australian Navy unit displaying the highest level of overall proficiency – and also met members of the famous Royal Flying Doctors service.

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Royal visit to Australia – Day Five
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Royal visit to Australia – Day Five
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Royal visit to Australia – Day Five
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Royal visit to Australia – Day Five
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Royal visit to Australia – Day Five
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Royal visit to Australia – Day Five
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Royal visit to Australia – Day Five
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Charles sees a Royal Flying Doctors Super King Air plane at the service base in Cairns
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Royal visit to Australia – Day Five
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Royal visit to Australia – Day Five
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The Prince of Wales is shown a hunting Boomerang during his visit to Daintree Rainforest in Cairns (Arthur Edwards/The Sun/PA)
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The Prince of Wales with Roy Gibson an elder of the Kuku Yalanji tribe (Arthur Edwards/The Sun/PA)
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Roy Gibson shows Prince Charles a Welcome to Country smoking ceremony (Arthur Edwards/The Sun/PA)
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The Prince of Wales meets the teams after the Commonwealth Games women's basketball match between New Zealand and India (Phil Noble/PA)
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Watching the action at the Cairns Convention Centre (Phil Noble/PA)
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Charles clearly enjoying the game (Phil Noble/PA)

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