This week at Casey

  • Ben and Cath with takeaways

    3 March 2006

    In Antarctica takeaway containers have a multitude of uses, normally it is to carry out 'tukka' to the field, ….on station they still have many food uses, but down in "Science", they are used as mini homes …

  • Alex, John and Judy

    27 January 2006

    Outgoing expeditioners Alex, John and Judy: the trio is now nearing the end of their stay here at Casey Station, Antarctica and they are due to leave on the Vasiliy Golovnin.

  • Dressed for fire drill

    20 January 2006

    Fire Drill Friday the 13th – Commonly referred to as Black Friday. Everyone on station hoped it was not going to be this year. However, just in case, the fire team got together for a fire drill. Two groups were …

  • Saz and Andrew with their sediment corer

    12 January 2006

    Casey is a hive of activity for the science community, and the wintering station personnel. This week we will look at a few of these areas to give you an insight into a small portion of the important activities that …

  • Driving the grader

    3 February 2006

    The Wilkins Runway by Shane S Imagine coming to Antarctica and not leave station. Luckily that's not the case here. Heading to the Wilkins Runway construction camp is an experience that was filled with a lot of satisfaction.

  • Pointing the way

    10 February 2006

    The melt here at Casey is slowly coming to a close and the long, long hot showers we've all enjoyed will soon be a distant memory. However, what we are losing in looking and smelling beautiful is now being replaced …

  • Ray and Pete by Chris

    2 June 2006

    This week at Casey By Chris and Barry Tradies The station maintenance works program has continued apace this week with the laundry getting some attention from the electricians when the dryers had a mid life crisis and required some tender …

  • Chris Golding

    24 February 2006

    A big congratulations to Chris G.!!…Finally we found a reason for a big party! Chris G. had his Ph.D thesis accepted on Friday, …

  • Plumber

    17 February 2006

    An active week With the continuation of the amazingly good weather at Casey, which the Met guys don't really mind taking the credit for, all sections at the station have been very productive. One of the big projects, which will …

  • SAR training in the snow.

    10 March 2006

    A busy week at Casey, Fire Exercises, SAR Training, SAR Exercise and Science trying its hardest to get their programs finished before V5 not to forget all the tradies doing their best …

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