Australian Antarctic Festival

Date: September 8, 2016 - September 11, 2016
Time: Various




With a series of exhibitions, open days, school excursions, entertainments and lectures, Antarctica comes to you over four action packed days! Get a fascinating look at what Aussies get up to in the coldest, highest, driest and windiest place on earth. Meet the expeditioners and scientists, the tradespeople and the chefs, the communications experts and the technicians who support Australia’s leading role in the Antarctic and Southern Ocean.

You will be intrigued, surprised, entertained and amused at the details of how people live and work at -40 degrees Celsius, or go for a refreshing dip when the temperature climbs to zero!

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Event audience: Everyone