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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

Scott Base Redevelopment Project
3 August 2020

A Green Building on the White Continent

A Green Building on the White Continent The colour of the new Scott Base may not be decided, but one thing is clear – the building will be green. Antarctica New Zealand, together with the New Zealand Green Building Council, has d… Read More

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31 July 2020

We're Hiring!

We've just opened vacancies for two fixed term roles in the SBR team! These roles will support the safe and successful construction of a large temporary base in Antarctica!The Project Manager will represent Antarctica New Zealand… Read More

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15 June 2020

NZ company to rebuild our home in Antarctica

Antarctica New Zealand is delighted to announce Leighs Construction Limited has been selected as the preferred main contractor for the Scott Base Redevelopment project. Leighs, a New Zealand owned and operated construction compan… Read More

SB Black Is Mt Discovery 2
9 June 2020

COVID-19 Impacts Antarctic Field Season

As COVID-19 sweeps the planet, only one continent remains untouched and Antarctica New Zealand is focused on keeping it that way. After close consultation with other National Antarctic Programmes in the Ross Sea region and consid… Read More