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

Featured Press Releases

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13 May 2020

Antarctica New Zealand COVID-19 response update

Antarctica New Zealand continues to focus on how we can support our research community in the face of the COVID-19 response. Scott Base is operating a normal winter season. Ironically, our 11 staff, living in one of the most remo… Read More

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6 May 2020

Scott Base Updates

Scott Base Update #504/06/2020We had a wild few days of weather last week, with wind gusts hitting 84 knots/ 155 km per hour on Sunday! Thankfully, it didn’t stop us from finishing one of our major winter projects, upgrading fire… Read More

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16 April 2020

Business as unusual – designing through COVID-19

Like the rest of the country, the Scott Base Redevelopment (SBR) team is taking precautions to help stop the transmission of COVID-19. Our focus is to maximise the health and wellbeing of our people and minimise disruption to the… Read More

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