Events

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23
Mar 2021

Fresh off the Ice

The New Zealand Antarctic Society – Wellington Branch invites you to

Fresh off the Ice

The annual event of science reports from the past season.

When: 6pm, Tue 23 March, 2021

Where: Government Building Lecture Theatre 1
55 Lambton Quay, Pipitea, Wellington 6011
Pipitea Campus, Victoria University of Wellington

30
Nov 2020
Free Event Talk Wellington

National Speaker Series 2020

Dr. Jenni Adams, an astrophysicist from the University of Canterbury, will talk about the South Pole observatory and her research with Ice Cube.

18
Nov 2020
Film Free Event Wellington

Polar Film Night

Polar Film Night – excerpts from the NYC Explorers Club Polar Film Festival AND the recent video competition for our children run by the Royal Society of New Zealand ‘Antarctica through fresh eyes’.
The Royal Society will be reaching out to local contestants in the competition to join us, so come along and inspire the next generation!

21
Oct 2020
Book Launch Free Event Special Event Wellington

Book Launch for Max Quinn

Book Launch for Max Quinn

Listen to Max Quinn speak about his 50-year career as a polar filmmaker.

18
Oct 2020
Canterbury Free Event Tour

Godley Head Hut open day

Days of Ice – Open Day at Scott’s Cabin at Godley Head

Enjoy a short walk to visit a bit of Antarctic and Christchurch history in a dramatic setting.

18
Oct 2020
Canterbury Ceremony Free Event Special Event

Wreath Laying at Scott Statue

Days of Ice – Wreath Laying at Scott Statue

Following the service at the Transitional Cathedral, please join the Antarctic Society, our partners, and distinguished guests for the laying of wreathes at the statue.

17
Oct 2020
Canterbury Free Event Tour

Lyttelton Antarctic Heritage Walk

Days of Ice – Lyttelton Antarctic Heritage Walk

The 3.5 km guided walk starts at Albion Square, highlights the site of the new Lyttelton Museum, then down to the No 2 wharf and takes in Tug Lyttelton, contemporary Antarctic shipping and the iconic Dry Dock.

17
Oct 2020
Book Launch Canterbury Free Event Special Event

Book Launch for Max Quinn

Days of Ice – Book Launch for Max Quinn

Listen to Max Quinn speak about his 50-year career as a polar filmmaker.

11
Oct 2020
Canterbury Free Event Tour

Christchurch City Antarctic Walk

Days of Ice – Christchurch City Antarctic Walk

Come along and discover what makes Christchurch an Antarctic Gateway City from both the old voices and the new.

 

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