This week at Davis

3 October 2008
Davis Station Expeditioner training with AAD's eCon system As you read this it is 46 days until the majority of the Davis crew are back in Australia. No we're not counting we're just getting prepared and part of that preparation is eCon training at 9:00am on a Sunday …

10 October 2008
Home-brewed beer stacked in the Crowbar. Hello from Davis The start of this week's news was the start of a new month, being the last full month on station for most of us so there's lot's going on. Cleaning, packing, de-winterising vehicles, and everything else required …

17 October 2008
Expeditioner with birthday cake. Hello to all and welcome to the weekly Davis Icy News. This week we celebrated the birthday of the baby on station Mark M turning the young age of 30. Congratulations Mark. Mark with his extra large lamington. Photo: Dwayne …

31 October 2008
With the Orange Roughy (Aurora Australis) approaching; no news from Davis this week. …

20 June 2008
Expeditioner sweeping snow from sea ice near Davis Station to locate ice hole This week has been a rather quiet week by all accounts, especially as everyone is in full work mode building up to the midwinter traverse and the Midwinter's Day celebrations. Our resident biologist continues to work on out on the …

13 June 2008
A traditional ANARE field dinner - pre-packaged steak and kidney pie and rehydrated potatoes Well it has been a very eventful week at Davis, but little time to take too many pictures. During the week, the SAR team were called upon to make their first real (and hopefully last) response to an incident in …

8 February 2008
Expeditioner from Davis Station visiting his counterpart at Chinese Station, Zhong Shan This week's news is brought to you by the ESS. This is what we have all been up to … A team from IOAC (Ray, Didier and Mark) along with a Met tech (Greg) headed to Zhong Shan for three …

15 February 2008
Expeditioners dressed as scientists for Friday evening drinks at Davis Station While our good friends at Casey have been relaxing and enjoying the benefits of a cruise ship in the harbour, we here at Davis have been hard at it keeping the Antarctic program moving along. Last Friday evening commenced with …

22 February 2008
Periscope of the Fabry-Perot Spectrometers on the IOAC building roof at Davis Station This weeks' news is brought to you by Theo, a physicist summering at Davis Station. As a guest of the AAD from La Trobe University Physics Department I was privileged to be a passenger on the second A319 flight last …

29 February 2008
Snow on ground at Davis Station Greetings from Davis station, it's been a busy week preparing for our last visitor of the summer. A hive of activity around station with packing and winterising the station ready for the big orange taxi. The weather which is normally …

Previous · 1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · 5 · 6 · 7 · 8 · 9 · 10 · 11 · 12 · 13 · 14 · 15 · 16 · 17 · 18 · 19 · 20 · 21 · 22 · 23 · 24 · 25 · 26 · 27 · 28 · 29 · 30 · 31 · 32 · 33 · 34 · 35 · 36 · 37 · 38 · 39 · 40 · Next
This page was last modified on 18 August 2010.