Happy New Year from Antarctica

Happy New Year from Casey station

Video transcript

New Year’s Eve in Antarctica, Casey station – a combination of Australian, Italian and French expeditioners celebrating New Year’s Eve near the south pole.

Happy New Year to Australia and all our loved-ones.

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Casey station expeditioners celebrate New Year's Eve
Casey station expeditioners celebrate New Year's Eve

Hundreds of Australian Antarctic expeditioners have welcomed in the New Year on the ice.

Expeditioners at Casey, Davis and Mawson stations, and on sub-Antarctic Macquarie Island enjoyed a unique celebration to farewell 2014 and ring in 2015.

Casey station expeditioners got together to record this greeting for family and friends back home.