Benny comes from west coast of Tasmania. He joined the navy in 1992 at the age of 17 as an electrical apprentice. Having served on a variety of larger ships, he is looking forward to the adventures ahead sailing on board Young Endeavour. Ben has two teenage children himself and is looking forward to working along side the youthies onboard.
When he is not playing navy, Ben enjoys spending time on cruise ships and having meals with his wife Sarah and kids.