NZAS National Speaker 2018 – Auckland

NZAS National Speaker 2018 series – Auckland

Dogs in Antarctica  by Frank Graveson

Date: 04 Oct 2018 - 04 Oct 2018
Time: 6:45 pm - 10:00 pm
Location:

Building 180, ( Te Puna Hub Building), Room 2043
Unitec Auckland
Entry number 4 off Carrington Road
Use the staff carpark, outside building 112- 115
Proceed down the steps from the carpark and follow the green line
50m walk to Te Puna entry

Frank Graveson, from the Old Antarctic Explorers, presents the little known history of dogs on the Antarctic continent since the late 1800s and the challenges they faced. From first-hand experience as a dog handler in 1962 – 1964 he examines their work, performance and value as companions.

 

RSVP  – e: auckland@antarcticsociety.org.nz by September 27th, 2018.

Koha appreciated towards catering expenses

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