Latest Australian Antarctic Division News

Antarctic shipping update 19 October 2021
RSV Nuyina lights up future for Antarctic research
UOW researchers win Eureka Prizes for environmental research and science leadership
Antarctic ecologist wins Eureka prize 7 October 2021
Tasmania celebrates 40 Years of Australian Antarctic Division in Hobart
Traverse to Law Dome 1 October 2021
Australian Antarctic Division drills into ambitious new season 28 September 2021
Massive Antarctic ice core drill unveiled
International effort to medevac Australian expeditioner 19 December 2020
Alliance partners sought to construct year-round Antarctic runway 11 December 2020
Rock royalty headlines Antarctic recruitment campaign 11 December 2020
Antarctic recruitment opens for 2021-22 9 December 2020
Australian Antarctic Division urged to employ Australian seafarers ahead of arrival of temporary Aurora Australis
Australian undersea naming success on global stage 2 December 2020
Serious COVID, environmental and labour rights concerns plague Australian Antarctic Division replacement vessel
Modernisation planning begins for Australia’s Antarctic stations 28 November 2020
Deserved medal: Alison Dean and leadership in Antarctic 27 November 2020
‘Mammatus’ cloud show captured by lucky scientists
Environmental assessment of geotechnical investigations open for public comment
RSV Nuyina embarks on sea trials 24 November 2020
Forging a manufacturing future
Antarctic expeditioners train to be icy firefighters
Landmark Antarctic research plan for Australia and Switzerland
New science to improve Antarctic-wide protection
First flight opens Australia’s Antarctic season
“A year like no other”: new Station Leader heads south
“Herculean task”: waking up Wilkins Aerodrome
Isolation chamber ready for COVID-19 defence
Nuyina ready for sea trials 29 October 2020
Antarctic expeditioners in Hobart for pre-departure isolation
Making water in Antarctic desert 21 October 2020
Australian scientists win global NASA competition with revolutionary wound healing technology
Krill research proposed to improve fishery management
ETBF seabird mmitigation and reporting requirements
Antarctic data management gets Kool 13 October 2020
Blizzards delay first flights of Antarctic season
Cinematic victory for Davis station on world stage
Antarctic icebreaker RSV Nuyina commemorated in new stamp issue
Capturing marine biodiversity with power of genetics
Antarctica big part of Hobart identity
Coronavirus ‘curveball’ for Australian Antarctic operations
Microbes living on air a global phenomenon
An unexpected and busy winter in Antarctica
DNA unravels tangled food web of Southern Ocean predators
Australia’s new icebreaker on move
Environmental assessment of Antarctic aviation open for public comment
Antarctic research unlocks mysteries of upper atmosphere