This week at Mawson
This week at Mawson station 15 January 2010
Preparations for arrival of Aurora Australis, views from the top, first aid training, HO staff visit and 'Stay' comes to stay.
Christmas and New Year come-as-an-animal celebrations, igloo-making and crevasse roping, and rescue training, Boxing Day cricket, vehicle rescue and station maintenance.
16 July 2010
This week at Mawson 16 July 2010
9 July 2010
A trip to Colbeck and Taylor Glacier.
2 July 2010
Expeditioner weight remains consistent at 1.2 tonnes.
This week at Mawson station 18 December 2009
Field training for expeditioners continues, Adelie penguin tagging, a lost emperor penguin juvenile visits the station and an early morning fire drill sends expeditioners into bracing conditions.
This week at Mawson station 11 December 2009
Spectacular photos of a trip to the emperor penguin colony at beautiful Colbeck, a birthday, equipment maintenance and continuing expeditioner training.
Cocktails to celebrate reaching the full complement of summering Mawsonites, trips to Auster Rookery and Bchervaise Island and first silly birthday party of summer season.