This week at Casey

  • Clint and Muscles with the sample station.

    6 October 2017

    With only 19 days before the first plane is expected to arrive, the station is a hive of activity getting ready for the summer crew.

  • A sun dog, which is a meteorological phenomenon light formation at Wilkins runway.

    29 September 2017

    This week a team headed to Wilkins to start blowing snow off the runway and make repairs to the buildings.

  • Elise playing golf at Jacks Hut.

    22 September 2017

    With perfect conditions for golf the 'Antarctic Golf Amateurs' begin their Spring tour and others are up at the runway getting it ready for the season ahead.

  • 15 September 2017

    The aviation team have now headed up the hill and are based up at Wilkins, last weekend wind gusts were up to 119 knots. We get to know station leader Jacque a little better.

  • A hand made lamp that has a lot of wires artistically put around the globe.

    8 September 2017

    The team show their artistic side, producing works for the Casey craft show. We get to know Mick Russell and Paul 'Watto' Watson shares some photos.

  • A man holding a large thermometer out on the snow.

    1 September 2017

    A team head out on a traverse to Law Dome and service the automatic weather station, we get to know Ducky and Brendan shares his photos.

  • Two vehicles on the ice travelling to Haupt Nunataks.

    25 August 2017

    A traverse to Haupt Nunataks was successful with the automatic weather camera given some maintenance, we get to know Brendan our building services supervisor and station leader Jacque shares some of her favourite photos.

  • Three expeditioners dancing in front of a building.

    18 August 2017

    A team traverse to Law Dome in very cold temperatures to conduct maintenance on the automatic weather station, we get to know plumber Paul 'Watto' Watson and Mark Grainger shares some of his favourite pictures.

  • Sun in sky overlooking the ocean.

    11 August 2017

    The strongest blizzard this season hits the Casey, station doctor Elise celebrates her birthday with a 'brain' cake, we make darts look easy and get to know Steve 'Muscles' Middleton.

  • An expeditioner working on the automated weather station.

    4 August 2017

    An automated weather station gets some maintenance and is back online sending weather data back to station, we get to know Sealy and Mat shares his favourite pictures.

  • Garnet crystals in rock.

    28 July 2017

    The plumbers perform a mid-winter water transfer, part of the team travel to Sparkes Bay. We get to know Rick Plowright and Andrew shares some of his amazing photos.

  • Penguin leaping into the water.

    21 July 2017

    The Casey team start to think about summer, what they will do when they get back home and what will they eat. We get to know Mat the station supply officer and James shares some of his photos.

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