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21 November 2014 Single page view
The first tourist ship of the season arrives at Macquarie Island and the Bureau of Meteorology's hydrogen generator is upgraded. Fledgling king penguin chicks are exposed during their most awkward phase.
14 November 2014 Single page view
TASPAWS summer ranger Andrea shares her first impressions of Macquarie Island, or Macca as it is known to the locals.
7 November 2014 Single page view
Expeditioners at Macquarie Island get summer programs underway.
31 October 2014 Single page view
Our summer season at Macca gets underway with a visit from L'Astrolabe last weekend.
24 October 2014 Single page view
Macquarie Island expeditioners completed the all-island elephant seal population survey count, cameras in hand.
17 October 2014 Single page view
A trip to the southern end of the island at Hurd Point, and a search and rescue exercise at Macca.
10 October 2014 Single page view
LARC training in preparation for arrival of the first resupply voyage of 2014, visits to Secluded Beach and Sandy Bay, and winter hangs onto the plateau.
3 October 2014 Single page view
Springtime at Macca and the wildlife on the beaches is stunning. There is also a track upgrade and two birthdays!
26 September 2014 Single page view
The story of Macca's replica Stay, the plastic labrador which acts as a bit of a station mascot. Seals also return, with the circle of life displayed in pics.
19 September 2014 Single page view
Macca crew complete a rare west coast boating trip to Bauer Bay, orcas are spotted and seals just can't stop photobombing!
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