This week at Mawson

  • A vehicle on the ice plateau

    20 April 2018

    We're all Hagg drivers now!

  • 2 men stand on the ice plateau with a Hagglunds vehicle

    13 April 2018

    The Mawson team has a busy week of training as well as getting out on the sea ice for the first time.

  • a man hauls a sled while another looks on

    6 April 2018

    The sun keeps shining at Mawson.

  • Aurora over East Bay

    23 March 2018

    Survival and travel training continues, we celebrate St Patrick's Day and the aurora spotting continues.

  • An aurora in the sky over Rumdoodle

    16 March 2018

    Nearly a month on and field training and local recreation have started.

  • A view of the access shaft to the vault

    9 March 2018

    We took a trip underground!

  • 2 men walk away from camera towards the coast

    2 March 2018

    The winter team are settling in to their new home.

  • A man shakes hands with a man in an IRB about to depart for the AA and home

    23 February 2018

    With resupply complete, the winter team are busy settling in at Mawson station.

  • A workboat helping to break up ice in the harbour

    16 February 2018

    Resupply continues and the Beche team return to station having completed their chick tagging mission.

  • A barge on the still water giving almost perfect reflections

    9 February 2018

    All focus on resupply at Mawson this week as we find ourselves at the mercy of the vagaries of weather.

  • 4 Navy personnel smiling at the Mawson sign

    2 February 2018

    After a massive effort from all Mawson station is spick'n'span and ready for resupply: AA due Feb 1. Project updates from the Navy hydrography team and our Arts Fellow this week.

  • A woman stands looking at a group of penguins to try and spot ones wearing tracking devices.

    19 January 2018

    V3 is on the way so station activity this week is all about completing projects and getting ready for the homeward journey. Doug and Brendan put in a huge effort to upgrade our satellite communications to the delight and thanks of all.

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