For all people with an interest in Antarctica, the Sub Antarctic, and the Southern Ocean. The NZ Antarctic Society has branches in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. The Society publishes 'Antarctic', a quarterly international publication. Locally, the Canterbury Branch hosts a range of events including Antarctic themed presentations/talks, mid-winter dinners with a link up to Scott Base and a partnership with IceFest. The Branch is also active in community inspired projects such as the Lyttelton Sled Dog Project including recently publishing a children’s book 'Dogs of the vastness - Ice Dogs of Lyttelton', by Ben Brown.
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PO Box 404, Christchurch 8140
Quarterly journal: Antarctic; index
Mr John RogersPosition Title
Shirley RussPosition Title
Dec. 2016Last Contacted