And the Winner Is…

King Penguins Leaving the Station - Macquarie Island by Berend Becker
King Penguins Leaving the Station - Macquarie Island by Barend Becker

  More than 3,000 people have now toured the Antarctic Photographic Exhibition at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery to see a stunning display of the finalists in this prestigious competition.  With 66 entries from around the world, and 24 finalists selected for exhibition, Chairman of Judges Sir Guy Green announced the results on Sunday 11 […]

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Ready For Your Antarctic Ship Tour?

L'Astrolabe
L'Astrolabe is one of two Antarctic supply ships that call Hobart home. The ship supplies the French base at Dumont D'Urville

If you are one of the lucky 1,500 ticket holders for the tours of the Aurora Australis and L’Astrolabe this coming weekend – you’ve done well!  All tours are now fully booked and there is no wait list.  But you need to be ready for your tour. We hope that you are looking forward to your […]

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Stunning Field For Photo Competition

Aurora Australis by Doug Thost
Aurora Australis by Doug Thost

With 63 submissions from around the world, the Antarctic Photography Exhibition is set to thrill audiences with beautiful images of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean, on exhibit at the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery from 2-18 September.  ‘The quality and range are superb’, said Festival Director Paul Cullen, ‘and we are delighted with the number of […]

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Photography Prize Competition Closing

Orca Antarctica by Chad Carey - finalist in the Antarctic Photography Competition
Photo: Orca Antarctica by Chad Carey

photo: Terra Antarctica $7,500 Prize Pool on Offer Antarctic and Southern Ocean photographers are on a deadline:  entries for the competition close on Friday 29 July at 5:00 pm Australia  Eastern Standard Time.  Images captured in the last three years in Antarctica, the sub-Antarctic and Southern Ocean are eligible and photographers retain their copyright.  Finalists […]

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