Group Captain Stuart A C Campbell
Station establishment Heard Isl
This voyage landed personnel and stores for the establishment of the ANARE station at Atlas Cove on Heard Island. The expedition's Walrus aircraft was wrecked on 21 Dec during a storm shortly after being landed on the Island and taking the first aerial photographs of Big Ben. Over the New Year period the ship visited Iles Kerguelen to depot fuel for the Wyatt Earp.
No reports known - if you know of any, please contact the Data Centre and we can add them.
|Fremantle||28-Nov-1947||Atlas Cove, Heard Island||11-Dec-1947|
|Atlas Cove, Heard Island||28-Dec-1947||Iles Kerguelen||30-Dec-1947|
|Iles Kerguelen||1-Jan-1948||Atlas Cove, Heard Island||2-Jan-1948|
|Atlas Cove, Heard Island||4-Jan-1948||Melbourne||18-Jan-1948|
See also List of sitreps - not guaranteed to work as voyage naming conventions are not consistent.
See the 1947/48 Voyage Schedule for other voyages for this season.
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There is no weather data for this voyage.
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No Australian Antarctic Science Projects for voyage. See Current and Previous Projects for details on other projects.