This week at Mawson
This week at Mawson station 26 February 2010
A sense of serenity has settled over the station like a warm blanket, as we adjust to the reduced station numbers and greater number of free rooms.
This week at Mawson station 19 February 2010
After circling us like a hungry shark for what seemed an eternity, taunting us with tales of fresh fruit buns and desserts good enough for Jehovah, the good ship Aurora Australis finally docked in Horseshoe Harbour...
This week at Mawson station 12 February 2010
Preparations for much-anticipated resupply, search and rescue exercises, birthdays and wind turbine tours.
Preparations for arrival of Aurora Australis for resupply, SAR training continues and an abundance of wildlife around station
This week at Mawson station 29 January 2010
Australia Day swim and model boat race, and guide dog Stay helps out around the station.
This week at Mawson station 22 January 2010
A trip to beautiful Mt Henderson, search and rescue training, station maintenance, visitors from Davis and chocolate rationing.
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.