This week at Davis

  • Yogi (holding the redskins), Dick and Jibba pushing the prices up

    23 February 2007

    Last Friday night saw the Davis Grand Charity Auction take place in the green store. All proceeds from the auction are going Camp Quality. The big ticket item was a painting by our very own artist, Jurgen M. But to …

  • Expeditioners on their way to Sørsdal Knoll.

    4 May 2007

    As last week finished on a somber note, 'Ups' on Wednesday and 'Downs' on Thursday, let us recommence where we left it … The start of the official opening of sea ice travel drawing ever so closer, some of us …

  • 19 January 2007

    Last week from Davis: After a very festive week or so at Davis, it is really now down to business… Many would disagree but GPS is not a TLA (Three Letter Acronym) for Going to Pretty Sites. Instead, it is …

  • Gear ready for packing into Hagglunds

    13 July 2007

    The approval of the traverse to AmandaBay / Larsemann Hills put a buzz around station with most people being involved in the preparations. Every one on station was willing to give a hand whether it was working on vehicles and …

  • Sun on the horizon

    20 July 2007

    The sun has returned to Davis! After the six week long night (well, days of twilight), the sun peeped over the horizon on the 10th. Summer, here we come. The sun is almost shining Photo: Colin SAM (TLA for Summer …

  • Jade Iceberg

    27 July 2007

    This news is bought to you by the Letter B and our illustrious Chef Tony Last Friday night we had Friday drinks at the bar followed by traditional meat pies, chippies and my favourite mushy peas (pronounced in a pom's …

  • Dave C. and the ice mass station

    11 May 2007

    Brought to you by ''Davis Construction Services' Dave C has just installed a sea ice mass balance station on the sea ice out front of the station. It measures and logs the fast ice thickness and snow accumulation on the …

  • Kitchen at Davis station

    6 July 2007

    Brought to you by the letters C, A, R & P.With only 10 of us on station you would think we would be running amuck. Quite the opposite with re-order stock takes, reports, monthly checks and check ups. A day …

  • Expeditioner having a hot drink while looking at cables

    3 August 2007

    Comms were busy this week continuing their work with all new UPS's installed in each building which are backing up the new Cisco switches ready for the new Cisco phones to be installed. Everything is new! Flat out Photo: Chef …

  • Expeditioners celebrating a 40th birthday at Davis station

    18 May 2007

    This week at Davis has been highlighted by the fact that we had 2 birthdays during the week, and Tony and Dave were both celebrating their 40th year. Tony had organised a trip to Bandits Hut to mark his birthday, …

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