Cool fact…
The discovery of Heard Island was one of the few occasions when land was mistaken as an iceberg, rather than the opposite.

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Heard Island and McDonald Islands Marine Reserve Management Plan cover - image of Mawson Peak from Atlas Cove
Heard Island and McDonald Islands Marine Reserve Management Plan 2014-2024

A link to the Heard Island and McDonald Islands Marine Reserve Management Plan 2014-2024 can be downloaded as a single PDF file.

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This page was last modified on 28 February 2005.