Dan Poulton SB Aerial photo Feb 2019
23 February 2024

Update: Scott Base Redevelopment

Antarctica New Zealand could not reach agreement on commercial terms with Leighs Construction for the Scott Base Redevelopment, so is undertaking an options analysis to progress the project within the available budget. These opti… Read More

0 B3 A5193 hoisting the NZ flag just before the traverse departs Deborah Diaz NZ Flag
22 February 2024

Appointments to Antarctica New Zealand Board

The Beehive - Foreign Minister Winston Peters has appointed Leon Grice and Heather Simpson to serve on the Antarctica New Zealand board. Read More

Antarctica New Zealand jackets
21 February 2024

A summer on the ice: Antarctica is recruiting now

Have you ever wanted to work in Antarctica? Antarctica New Zealand is recruiting 40 people for the 2024/2025 season. The roles range from carpenter to chef, and are crucial to scientific research and conservation efforts. Read More

Scott Base and jackets
21 February 2024

Antarctica NZ recruiting for wide range of jobs including tradies, chefs, mechanics

Antarctica New Zealand is recruiting for the next season and they're looking for a wide range of skilled professionals including chefs, plumbers, carpenters, and mechanics. Read More

Scott Base Crew 23 24 Med Res 2
20 February 2024

Come, make a difference - in Antarctica!

Antarctica New Zealand is looking for adventurous individuals to join the prestigious team supporting Antarctic research at Scott Base and beyond for the upcoming 2024/25 season. With a legacy dating back to 1957, Scott Base serv… Read More

Ross Sea Voyage 2024 RV Laura Bassi travels along the Ross Ice Shelf January 2024 Photo by Lana Young
19 February 2024

Voyage to solve the mystery of Antarctica’s plummeting sea ice

Ocean scientist Craig Stevens and 11 other Kiwis are on board Italian research vessel, the Laura Bassi, which is currently off the coast of Antarctica studying the Ross Sea. Read More