Macquarie Island Modernisation Project news
11 October 2018
Macquarie Island research station is undergoing a grand re-design to ensure scientific research and long-term monitoring programs on the island can continue for at least another 50 years.
6 July 2018
A Tasmanian based company has been appointed as the preferred tenderer for the construction of a new research station on Macquarie Island.
9 March 2018
Macquarie Island research station will be captured in 360 degree virtual reality this month, to assist station redevelopment and provide a historical record of the current buildings.
10 November 2017
Construction of a new research station on Macquarie Island is a step closer today, with a Managing Contractor being sought for the $50 million dollar project.
9 June 2017
The next step towards the construction of a new station on Macquarie Island has begun with a ‘market sounding’ process.
14 October 2016
Statement regarding Government investment in a new station on Macquarie Island by Minister for the Environment and Energy Josh Frydenberg MP.