Antarctica New Zealand

Supporting world leading science and environmental protection

Antarctica New Zealand is the government agency responsible for carrying out New Zealand's activities in Antarctica, supporting world leading science and environmental protection. Our vision is: Antarctica and the Southern Ocean - valued, protected, understood

2021 NZ ANTARCTIC SCIENCE CONFERENCE & SIRG UNDERSTANDING MOUNTAIN CLIMATE II

REGISTRATIONS CLOSE WEDNESDAY 27 JANUARY AT 5PM
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Going South: Lorde reflects

Antarctica New Zealand was delighted to host Lorde at Scott Base in January 2019, following her trip Lorde has created a book called Going South. All profits from the sale of the book will be used to fund Antarctic science scholarships. To get your own copy click here

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Featured Press Releases

Lorde
10 December 2020

Lorde on Going South

“I have dreamt about Antarctica every week for months. Every few nights there are Emperor penguins in my garden or there is like some expansive white..it gets you on a sort of subconscious level… it’s just the coolest thing that … Read More

Climate change photo
7 December 2020

Antarctic scientists support climate emergency

Antarctic scientists say the Prime Minister’s declaration of a climate emergency in New Zealand is an important signal to industry and communities, to consider climate change consequences in all their decision-making efforts. Eve… Read More

NZASC 2020
4 December 2020

2021 Antarctic Science Conference

Registrations now open!Registrations for the joint New Zealand Antarctic Science and NZ Snow and Ice Research Group Conference are now open. Visit the conference website to access the registration portal, and to get up to speed w… Read More

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