7 February 2023

We're hiring! Join the Scott Base Redevelopment

Antarctica New Zealand is redeveloping the iconic Scott Base to support New Zealand’s enduring presence in Antarctica and the Ross Sea for the next 50 years. We have two exciting opportunities to join the Scott Base Redevelopmen… Read More

Matthew Jordan The Guardian Jan 2023
3 January 2023

The Guardian | ‘Sunlight streams in at 2am’: life inside New Zealand’s Antarctica base

Matthew Jordan fell in love with the vast southern continent on a cruise. Eight years later, he’s preparing to spend months working through an Antarctic winter. Read More

Jacinda and Jon
21 December 2022

SBR Update | December 2022

Another great year for the Scott Base Redevelopment project. The design of the new base has been completed after five years of intensive work and we're now in delivery mode! Read More

Scott Base wind farm BNR
8 December 2022

WSP | Anything but ‘boring’: What lies beneath at Scott Base wind farm

Boring through ice and volcanic rock in sub-zero temperatures and howling gales is no mean feat. It’s a carefully planned job that requires equal parts stamina and teamwork. Read More

Adelie penguin inspecting machinery Photo Matthew Jordan
2 December 2022

Viral penguin at Scott Base

A social media post of a penguin stopping traffic at Scott Base has gone viral, with more than five and a half million views in two days! International media have already been in touch wanting to use the intriguing imagery. Matth… Read More

Building Scott Base in Minecraft
28 November 2022

1 News | Timaru school kids experience Antarctica through Minecraft

Hundreds of Timaru school students are getting the opportunity to experience Antarctica from the comfort of their homes. They’ve taken plans for the nearly $350 million Scott Base rebuild, which is due to begin in Timaru next yea… Read More