As this magazine went to press the first joint Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Science Conference was underway in Hobart (24–26 June). Titled Strategic Science in Antarctica, the conference focused on current research occurring in Antarctica and the Southern Ocean, as well as policy, operational planning and science communication. The inaugural joint conference was the result of a collaboration between the Australian Antarctic Division and Antarctica New Zealand. For information see the conference website.
Issue 24: June 2013
Australian Antarctic Magazine
Inaugural joint science conference