ANARE Club Newsletter February 2024

ANARE Club Newsletter February 2024

Melbourne MWD 21 June 2024

Southern Light Exhibition Launch

Vic Branch 2023 AGM

Victorian Branch Committee Appointments for 2023 – 24 The Victorian Branch 2023 AGM was on Tuesday 6 February 2024 at 7.00pm. The Meeting agreed unanimously to accept an offer from John Gillies to take over the role of President of the Victorian Branch until the next Annual General Meeting effective from the end of the […]

Expeditioners Celebrate Mawson 70th Anniversary

February 13, 2024 marked 70 years since a small group of Australian expeditioners established a research station named in honour of renowned explorer Sir Douglas Mawson. Scientists and expeditioners have reflected on its vital importance to research, as well as their memories of huskies that were previously used to pull heavy sledges across the ice. […]

Nuyina’s Mawson voyage to make history

Antarctic icebreaker RSV Nuyina will set sail for Mawson research station for the first time this week, 70 years after the ice-strengthened MV Kista Dan sailed a similar route to establish the station. Full story on AAD web site

Ian Johnstone

Southern Light

Port Lockroy Celebrates 80th Birthday

Port Lockroy celebrates its 80th birthday. From the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust See also at BAS – Operation Tabarin overview