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2013/14 Itinerary
Peninsula Cruise
10 days from $4,595
Air-Cruise
Fly over the Drake Passage then join your ship in Antarctica. Fly both ways or fly one - sail one options
Across the Circle
Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctic Circle, Historic Areas - kayaking, camping
14 days from $5,499
Ross Sea in the Wake of Scott and Shackleton
Ross Ice Shelf, McMurdo Sound
29 days from $18,700
Antarctica Peninsula to the Ross Sea
Wildlife and History
rarely travelled itinerary
31 days from $24,163

 

Wind Vane Plaque

SACRED
TO THE
MEMORY
OF

Capt. A.L.A.  MacKINTOSH. R.N.R. AND V.G.HAYWARD

WHO PERISHED ON THE SEA-ICE IN A BLIZZARD ABOUT MAY 18TH 1916

AND OF

THE REV. A.P. SPENCER-SMITH. B.A.

WHO DIED

ON THE

ROSS BARRIER

ON

MARCH 16TH

1916

A PAPER BEARING THIS INSCRIPTION, WRITTEN BY THEIR COMRADE

A.K.K JACK WAS FOUND IN THE ICE FILLED HUT BY THE

NEW ZEALAND HUTS RESTORATION PARTY, 1960.

JACK AND JOYCE WHO MADE AND ERECTED THIS CROSS

HAD NOT ENOUGH TIME TO CARVE THE INSCRIPTION ON IT.

_____________  .  _____________

THIS PLAQUE WAS ERECTED BY ANTARCTIC DIVISION D-S.I.R. N.Z. 1962-1963

Picture courtesy of Mike Usher - Mike went on a Ross Sea expedition on board the Kapitan Khlebnikov in 2005.
You can purchase a selection of Mike's pictures here

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