16 October 2014Revised East Antarctic Marine Protected Area proposalAustralia is hopeful a revised proposal for a representative Marine Protected Area off East Antarctica will be supported at an international meeting in Hobart today.
16 October 2014New Management plan for Heard Island and McDonald IslandsA new Management Plan for Australia’s Heard Island and McDonald Islands (HIMI) Marine Reserve has been approved by the Federal Government.
10 October 2014Antarctic Plan sets new course for Australia in AntarcticaThe Australian Government has released the 20 Year Australian Antarctic Strategic Plan, which provides a blueprint for Australia’s future engagement in the region.
17 September 2014Wanted: volunteers to count Antarctic penguinsAlways wanted to count penguins in Antarctica? Well now you can, with the Penguin Watch program, launched today.