Ships

Aurora Australis in pack ice
Aurora Australis in pack ice
Photo: Douglas (Doug) Thost
Aurora Australis in ice
Aurora Australis in ice
Photo: Wayne Papps
Aurora Australis at ice edge
Aurora Australis at ice edge
Aurora Australis at night
Aurora Australis at night
Photo: James Dragesic
Truck being unloaded from Aurora Australis hold
Aurora Australis during resupply at Davis Station, 2007
Photo: Didier Monselesan
 
Hose from the ship across the sea ice
Aurora Australis refuelling across the sea ice at Davis
Photo: J. Wilson
Nella Dan in pack ice, January 1965
Nella Dan in pack ice, January 1965
Photo: Phillip Garth (Phil) Law
MV Polar Bird at anchor near Casey Station
MV Polar Bird at anchor near Casey Station
 
MV Polar Bird
MV Polar Bird
Photo: Wayne Papps
 
Kista Dan during voyage to establish Mawson Station 7th February 1954
Kista Dan during voyage to establish Mawson Station 7th February 1954
Photo: Phillip Garth (Phil) Law
Thala Dan near Casey Station 1971
Thala Dan near Casey Station 1971
Photo: Peter McLennan
Magga Dan in pack ice 1961
Magga Dan in pack ice 1961
Photo: Phillip Garth (Phil) Law
LST 3501/HMAS Labuan

LST 3501/HMAS Labuan - first ship used by ANARE
Photo: Alan Campbell-Drury

HMAS Wyatt Earp

HMAS Wyatt Earp: Famous polar expedition vessel was used for first ANARE voyage to the Antarctic continent 1947-1948
Photo: L. LeGuay

Ship at Hobart

Tottan: Chartered 1952-1953. Pictured in Hobart after returning from Macquarie Island
Photo: Phillip Garth Law

Ship at sea

Kista Dan: Chartered from 1953 to 1957, and used in the voyage that established Mawson station in 1954.
Photo: Phillip Garth Law

Thala Dan at sea

Thala Dan: Charted 1957 to 1982
Photo: Jonothan Davis

Thala Dan (left) and Magga Dan in Horseshoe Harbour, Mawson Station Feb 1961
Thala Dan (left) and Magga Dan in Horseshoe Harbour, Mawson Station Feb 1961
Photo: Geoffrey (Geoff) Newton

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