Macquarie Island lab facilities

Macquarie Island has an upper atmosphere physics laboratory and a biology building. The biology building consists of:

  • two general laboratories
  • wet laboratory

Laboratory on Macquarie Island.
Laboratory on Macquarie Island.
Photograph by C. Paterson

Facilities include power, hot and cold water, piped LPG, fume cupboards and a water distillation unit.

A large number of scientists require lab space and office space each summer, and as such these facilities can be busy and crowded.

This page was last updated on 12 August 2010.