Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Rolleston Ave, Christchurch
Frank Graveson, a Life Member of the Society from the Auckland Branch and from the Old Antarctic Explorers, will describe the little known history of the dogs on the Antarctic continent since the late 1800’s and the challenges they faced. From first hand experience as a dog handler in 1962 – 64, he examines their work, performance, and value as companions.
Wednesday September 19
6.00 pm for 6.15pm start
Bird Hall, Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Avenue
Koha appreciated to defray expenses
Canterbury Museum’s exhibition ” Dogs in Antarctica” opens the following day.
The venue has limited capacity, so we must require advance booking to limit the number of attendees. Please use this link to register for the event and receive your ticket(s).