This week at Macquarie Island

25 January 2013 All on one page
Expeditioner standing on a rocky ledge high up, ocean in background MIPEP update, bird poo DNA - what it can tell us and much more on work and play at Macquarie Island.

18 January 2013 All on one page
Close up of three king penguins heads and long necks The rolling, grassy and sometimes snowy hills and shores of Macquarie Island are filled with history, wildlife and work. This week we say goodbye to some good friends and update you on the work that keeps us here.

11 January 2013 All on one page
Macquarie Island's rich and varied flora and fauna, including tourists!

4 January 2013 All on one page
The Macca team on Christmas Day Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year's Eve at Macca.

21 December 2012 All on one page
Paul, Peter Mooney and Richard pose together smiling outside on Macquarie Island Macca's final 2012 edition includes visiting tourists, orcas and the usual (but never ordinary) tales of work and photos of all there is to find on this beautiful, remote island. Wishing our friends, family, colleagues and our Antarctic friends a very Mery Christmas.

14 December 2012 All on one page
Cape petrel - a close up shot with petrel on rock Macca expeditioners prepare for tourist season, share more stunning photos and provide details of ongoing work.

7 December 2012 All on one page
The grass, Agrostis magellanica, growing out of coastal cushion plant MIPEP hunters do it tough but get rewarded, tourists preparation is underway and expeditioners clean-up, dress-up and showcase the flora and fauna of Macquarie Island with some stunning photography.

30 November 2012 All on one page
A large elephant seal stands up against a fence Updates on the usual work at Macca include a report on endemic orchids, photos of a very large yet acrobatic elephant seal and more of the same which is never ordinary.

23 November 2012 All on one page
Rockhopper penguin At Macquarie Island, we carry on with vital work including pest eradication, bird census, hut maintenance, remediation and taking photos of all the amazing creatures and landscapes that make this place so unique.

16 November 2012 All on one page
Grey headed albatross Bird counting, Hurd Point and Caroline Cove visits, water sampling, station work, some cute and some graphic images of wildlife are all on offer this week from Macca.

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