This week at Macquarie Island

5 April 2013 – All on one page
A penguin colony made up of thousands of penguins living on Macquarie island mountain range The MIPEP team are back on station and have written up reports on their walking adventures plus we celebrate Easter Macca style.

29 March 2013 – All on one page
During Earth Hour - a close up of Aaron, wearing a head torch, strumming away on his guitar Mexican and Chilean culture influences Saturday night dinner, the station celebrates Earth Hour and Met Day, Ranger Chris reports and much more from Macca.

22 March 2013 – All on one page
Aurora australis or southern lights, appearing like a greenish silk curtain, as seen from the Ham hut looking southeast over Buckles Bay Our first week at Macca we settle in and prepare for the next 12 months plus share our lives in photos including some of the beautiful sights of Macquarie Island.

15 March 2013 – All on one page
A green hose stretching spanning an 800 metre distance across water to an orange ship This week was exceptionally busy as we transfered the fuel from the ship and then resupplied the field huts by helicopter. Everything went according to plan and handover on Saturday night went very smoothly with Narelle handing over the station leader reigns to Mark.

8 March 2013 – All on one page
Elephant seals and helicopters in the back ground Macquarie Island is the last station to undergo resupply before the winter season commences. We say goodbye to the summer crew, welcome the winterers and resupply the station and huts.

1 March 2013 – All on one page
Beach, ocean and rocks Preparations continue for the ship’s arrival. Spectacular landscape and wildlife photos from the field…

22 February 2013 – All on one page
Penguin moulting looks like he has a brown beard As Macquarie Island prepares for resupply, the island is abuzz with activity. A bearded penguin is spotted.

15 February 2013 – All on one page
Bright orange and red colours in the sky, reflection or red on lake An update on all projects from Macquarie Island.

8 February 2013 – All on one page
Small thorny red plant Australia and Waitangi Day celebrated in style plus much more this week from Macquarie Island.

1 February 2013 – All on one page
Close up photo of top half of king penguin with ocean in background The MIPEP hunters review December in pics, the life of the island's penguins is examined, science, exploration, more birds, wildlife and incredible landscapes all from Macca.

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