Martin Betts has spent two winters in the Antarctic with ANARE, and has been the Leader or Deputy Leader on eight re-supply voyages, and has given over ten years of full-time service to the Antarctic Division, in which time he has shown considerable initiative in introducing and developing manuals such as First Aid, Operations, Field and Equipment manuals.

Martin has made a significant contribution to the Antarctic Division’s increased professionalism with his competence, energy and dedication to the cause of Antarctic science.