1985/86 V5 details

General information


Cruise Name

VOY005 -


MS Nella Dan

©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1965
Catalogue id
Voyage 2
Law, Phillip Garth (Phil)


Voyage Leader

Tom Maggs

Deputy Voyage Leader

Peter Heywood


The voyage took in the Edgeworth David (Bunger Hills) people

Voyage Reports

No reports known - if you know of any, please contact the Data Centre and we can add them.


Hobart  4-Jan-1986  Edgeworth David  13-Jan-1986 
Edgeworth David  17-Jan-1986  Davis  21-Jan-1986 
Davis  21-Jan-1986  Davis  24-Jan-1986 
Davis  26-Jan-1986  Mawson  29-Jan-1986 
Mawson  1-Feb-1986  Davis  3-Feb-1986 
Davis  4-Feb-1986  Mawson  6-Feb-1986 
Mawson  6-Feb-1986  Davis  9-Feb-1986 
Davis  9-Feb-1986  Edgeworth David  13-Feb-1986 
Edgeworth David  13-Feb-1986  Casey  14-Feb-1986 
Casey  14-Feb-1986  Hobart  22-Feb-1986 

See also List of sitreps - not guaranteed to work as voyage naming conventions are not consistent.

See the 1985/86 Voyage Schedule for other voyages for this season.

Voyage track

Spatial bounds of voyage

43° 03.7' S
62° 44.7' E 147° 20.7' E
69° 19.1' S

Voyage Track map from the Marine Underway database, averaged every 15 minutes

Voyage Data and Activities

Biological Collections

List of collections of species data collected on this voyage. Some collections are voyage specific or might be from a wider set of observations or samples.

Collection NameObservation countLink to data search form
AAD Benthic Sampling Database 13 Search
Pelagic Fish Observations 1968-1999 486 Search

Voyage activities

CTD Cast Data 3 casts were done on the 21-Jan-1986 and 22-Jan-1986. - Link to data at CTD Cast Data

For data quality, methods used etc., see VOY005_Ocean - Nella Dan: VOY005 Cruise 1985-1986 season - Oceanography data at GCMD
Underway Data & Voyage Tracks 409980 positions recorded. - Link to data at Underway Data & Voyage Tracks

Data from 4-Jan-1986 10:34 UT to 22-Feb-1986 10:30 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see 198586050 - Nella Dan 1985-86 Voyage 5 Underway Data at GCMD


Weather plot of voyage

Science Projects

Note - this page lists projects where there has been some requirements logged. This may include requests that are not directly associated with any science performed on the ship.

No Australian Antarctic Science Projects for voyage. See Current and Previous Projects for details on other projects.