A man next to a Tirfor winch ready for action.  Tractors in a line behind him.

Teamwork and a sturdy winch pave the way for sea ice travel Read more

2 men working an IV station

The station LSA team have their regular training session to refresh their… Read more

A group of people around a long dining table.

Some go walkabout... and all feast. Read more

A woman stands in a wave of frozen water against a sunset

Planning for the sea ice opening and some passersby cause excitement Read more

Five people on a hill posing for camera with Davis Station on the horizon in background

Anzac Day celebrations, a pink moon and survival training completed for… Read more

A row of quad bikes covered in snow

A bit of TLC after months in the elements Read more

Aurora over station

Weather extremes at Davis Read more

Field tent lit up at night

Survival training completed! Read more

A man stands in a hut prepares a weather balloon for inflation at a small table.   Large doors are open and the Antarctic landscape can be seen behind the man.

It's all about the weather at Davis Read more

A panoramic shot of the sea ice forming at the edge of a bay with clouds gathering overhead reflected in the ice

Update on the week's activities at Davis station Read more

A group of expeditioners sit on the edge of a barge, waving to camera with the resupply ship in the background.

Another resupply is over and the new wintering team settles into station Read more

Looking out across a bay, in the middle of which sits a barge driving a load of cargo to shore

A seamless station handover Read more

A large red and white ship sits out in a bay with icebergs on the horizon

We welcomed the MPV Everest to resupply the station and change-out the… Read more

A breathtaking blue sky with gathering grey clouds reflected in the mirror smooth water below.  Snow on the shore in the foreground.

The last week of peace and quiet Read more


Our Senior Met Observer, Damien, runs you through the final phase on station. Read more

Penguin standing on a small berg

The end is near! Final preparations for resupply and return to Australia Read more

The postmaster standing at top of some stairs leading in to the red post office hut

You've got mail! A look at one of the world's most remote post… Read more

An expeditioner standing at the end of the pontoon looking at the camera

Recipe for making water at Davis Read more

Selfie of expeditioner in beanie and sunglasses with ellie seal in the background

Surveys and monitoring continue on station Read more

Expeditioners in a group photo on the outside deck, some with Santa hats on.  Text on photo reads 'From all of us here at Davis station, Merry Christmas.  73rd Anare 2019-20, 428 days and counting

Celebrating Christmas and New Year's at Davis Read more