The ship schedules below are based on current Australian Antarctic Program activity schedules and priorities. Greater detail around voyage dates will be published prior to each season.

These schedules will change with priorities and program requirements as required. The next update will be on 15 November 2022.

2023–24 ship schedule

Nuyina

DatesActivityComments
Late Aug 23 – late Aug 23Marine Science trials for MIZ
Late Aug 23 – late Oct 23Marginal Ice Zone VoyageAAPP, ACEAS major science project
Late Oct 23 – Mid Dec 23Davis over ice resupply and Marine ScienceIncludes Mawson summer insert by air from Davis, deliver helis. Davis changeover. Deliver potable water to Davis. Marine Science (10 days).
Mid Dec 23 – Early Jan 24Scheduled break
Early Jan 24 – Mid Mar 24Casey Overwater resupply, Mawson Overwater resupply, Marine Science, Davis pickupCasey resupply (8 days), Mawson resupply and changover (8 days), retrieve Davis summer personnel plus helis (3 days). Marine Science (10 days).
Late Mar 24 – Early Apr 24MI resupplyMI resupply and changeover (8 days). Deliver rebuild cargo. Helis and LARCs.

Supplementary ship

DatesActivityComments
Mid Dec 23 – Mid Jan 24Casey cargo deliveryTBC on confirmation of Casey, Mawson and Traverse cargo loads.
Mid Jan 24 – Late Feb 24Davis cargo delivery overwaterTBC on confirmation of Infrastructure cargo loads.

Ship TBA

DatesActivityComments
Late Oct 23 – Early Nov 23MI pax and limited cargo drop off/pick up

2024–25 ship schedule

Nuyina

DatesActivityComments
Mid Oct 24 – Late Oct 24MS trials
Late Oct 24 – Mid Dec 24Davis over ice resupply and Marine ScienceIncludes Mawson summer insert by air from Davis, helis. Davis changeover. Deliver potable water to Davis. Marine Science (10 days).
Mid Dec 24 – Mid Feb 25Casey refuel, Marine Science, Mawson overwater resupply, Davis pickup, Bunger Hills cargo retrievalCasey refuel (5 days), Marine Science (10 days), Mawson resupply and changeover (8 days), retrieve Davis summer personnel plus helis (3 days), BH cargo (4 days).
Late Feb 25 – Late Apr 25Denman Glacier marine campaignAAPP, ACEAS, SAEF major science project

Supplementary ship

DatesActivityComments
Early Jan 25 – Late Jan 25Casey cargo resupplyNo fuel delivery
Early Feb 25 – Mid Feb 25MI resupplyMI resupply and changeover (8 days). Deliver rebuild cargo. Helis and LARCs.

Ship TBA

DatesActivityComments
Late Oct 24 – Early Nov 24MI pax and limited cargo drop off/pick up
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