This week at Macquarie Island

  • An enchanted pool along the Macquarie Island coast

    22 September 2017

    It's busy wildlife times at Macquarie Island! This week, we catch-up on the recent northern giant petrel census and feature a poem about the notorious featherbed.

  • Seven king penguins standing on the rocky beach.

    15 September 2017

    This week, we catch-up on a busy few weeks at Macca featuring wild winter weather, lots of field work, and the birth of the season's first elephant seal!

  • A closeup of gentoo penguins in the vegetation at Davis Point.

    8 September 2017

    TASPARKS ranger in charge Andrea Turbett collects marine debris off a short span of coastline where gentoo penguins and other species will be breeding.

  • A wooden hut with hill behind it.

    1 September 2017

    This week, we present #HUTLYF: An in-depth look at life working in the Macquarie Island field huts

  • Grey Petrel chick in burrow sitting on the nest.

    18 August 2017

    This week, we hear from our TASPARKS Rangers about winter wildlife on Macquarie Island

  • Green Gorge beachfront in stormy weather - waves crashing over rocks.

    25 August 2017

    This week at Macca, we have a visual treat: A pictorial feature of stunning Macquarie Island landscapes.

  • Film action - town scene from 'Some Good, Some Bad, and Some Ugly' - Macquarie Island

    11 August 2017

    We catch-up on a busy two weeks at Macquarie Island with birthdays, darts competitions, and the 48-Hour Antarctic Film Festival.

  • The coastline covered in snow.

    4 August 2017

    Last week, Macca had an epic week of snowfall and it's captured here across 10 amazing photographs.

  • Lake Tiobunga with Mount Hamilton peak in distance - Macquarie Island

    28 July 2017

    This week, we get a glimpse of field life and medical training on Macca.

  • Penguins on the snow.

    21 July 2017

    This week, we catch-up on all the latest news from Macquarie Island and showcase some beautiful photos.

  • One of the common obstacles on Emry's daily work commute - Elephant Seal play-fighting!

    14 July 2017

    In this edition of Macquarie Island station news, we feature a day in the life of chef Nick Baker and get to know winter expeditioner Emry Thaggard Crocker

  • Elephant Seal - Macquarie Island

    7 July 2017

    This edition of station news features a day in the life of the Macquarie Island Rangers and we get to know winter expeditioner Station Communications Technical Officer Tom Luttrell

Page 1 of 28