Edition 2 - Cape Denison - 'the Home of the Blizzard'

This year Geoscience Australia celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE, 1911–1914) which was organised and led by the eminent geologist Dr (later Sir) Douglas Mawson. This expedition marked the start of Australia's long engagement with Antarctica, a productive and active involvement that continues to this day. Read more in AusGeo News.

Topic contact: media@ga.gov.au Last updated: October 4, 2013