1986/87 V5 details

General information



MS Nella Dan

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


Voyage Leader

James E Bleasel

Deputy Voyage Leader

Martin Stephen Betts


To erect hut at Commonwealth Bay:

Voyage Reports

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


Hobart  18-Dec-1986  Commonwealth Bay  24-Dec-1986 
Commonwealth Bay  26-Dec-1986  Dumont D'Urville  26-Dec-1986 
Dumont D'Urville  26-Dec-1986  Commonwealth Bay  29-Dec-1986 
Commonwealth Bay  29-Dec-1986  Casey  4-Jan-1987 
Casey  4-Jan-1987  Edgeworth David  8-Jan-1987 
Edgeworth David  14-Jan-1987  Law Base  18-Jan-1987 
Law Base  19-Jan-1987  Davis  19-Jan-1987 
Davis  19-Jan-1987  Macquarie Island  29-Jan-1987 
Macquarie Island  29-Jan-1987  Hobart  2-Feb-1987 

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

See the 1986/87 Voyage Schedule for other voyages for this season.

Voyage track

Spatial bounds of voyage

No track has been constructed.

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
Seabirds of the Southern and South Indian Ocean 76 Search

Voyage activities

Wildlife at Sea observations Observed 16 species from 84 observations. See Species and observation count - Link to data at Wildlife at Sea observations

Data from 21-Dec-1986 21:05 UT to 1-Feb-1987 06:00 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see DB_WOV *** at GCMD


There is no weather data for this 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.