Antarctica’s New Zealand base, Scott Base is well-equipped with smoke alarms, heat-detectors, and fire extinguishers. But there is no doubt that if a fire were to start, or an incident were to occur, they would need trained perso… Read More
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has landed in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica.
The C17 landed at 5:09pm. After disembarking, the Prime Minister will travel by Hagglund to Scott Base.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has flow… Read More
The C130 Hercules carrying Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to Antarctica has turned around due to poor weather at McMurdo Sound.
Safety is our number one focus when flying to the coldest, windiest, remotest place on Earth so this … Read More
By Antarctica New Zealand chief executive Sarah Williamson
There’s nothing quite like an Antarctic polar blast hitting Aotearoa to remind everyone season opening is upon us.
As temperatures plummeted earlier this month bringing u… Read More