20200905 Base Photo Large
22 September 2020

Days of Ice - Celebrate with us!

Antarctica New Zealand is excited to be working with Gateway city partners to celebrate the beginning of the 2020/21 Antarctic summer season. Festivities, dubbed Days of Ice will be held all around Christchurch, between 8-18th of… Read More

Close up
25 August 2020

Antarctica through fresh eyes - a tauira film competition

The Royal Society Te Apārangi are running an exciting film competition for the tauira of Aotearoa! Can you put together a 3 - minute video illustrating Antarctica from a new perspective? Find out more here!Photo: Bella Zeldis Read More

2020 Scholarship students
20 August 2020

Supporting our rising stars

From research into Antarctica’s Adélie penguins, to studying an ice stream more than 1000 kilometres from Scott Base, Antarctica New Zealand is thrilled to announce the four recipients of this year’s scholarships. They are Matthe… Read More

Ice Mountains
12 August 2020

New Board members for Antarctica New Zealand

Antarctica New Zealand is pleased to welcome two new Board members. Independent Director, Jenn Bestwick and Environmental Manager, Neil Gilbert have joined the organisation. The appointments were announced in today’s New Zealand… Read More

Current Scott Base
6 August 2020

Ice-olation for Antarctica New Zealand

Antarctica New Zealand is gearing up for a much reduced season on the ice this year and a very different deployment to normal! Before they head to one of the remotest places on the planet, all personnel flying south with the New… Read More