The Voyage south on the Aurora Australis

Leaving Hobart


First signs of snow and ice. Also heading into a huge storm.


First big ice bergs and thick pack ice.


Getting into the Pack Ice


Passing through 60°S


Crossing the Line – A visit from King Neptune


Arriving in Prydz Bay


Reaching the Fast Ice – 9 nautical miles from Davis Station


Making our way slowly through the Fast Ice towards Davis Station.


Final morning on the Aurora Australis.