1995/96 V3 details

General information



Aurora Australis

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Catalogue id
Pumping fuel to Mirny
McCormack, David (Dave)


Voyage Leader

Not recorded

Voyage Objectives

C & D Change-over.

Voyage Reports

Follow the link on each report to download it.

If you know of any additional reports, please contact the Data Centre and we can add them.


Fremantle  26-Nov-1995  Casey  6-Dec-1995 
Casey  9-Dec-1995  Bunger Hills  10-Dec-1995 
Bunger Hills  10-Dec-1995  Mawson  17-Dec-1995 
Mawson  17-Dec-1995  Davis  19-Dec-1995 
Davis  20-Dec-1995  Law Base  21-Dec-1995 
Law Base  21-Dec-1995  Hobart  1-Jan-1996 

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

See the 1995/96 Voyage Schedule for other voyages for this season.

Voyage track

Spatial bounds of voyage

0° 00.0' N
0° 00.0' E 147° 18.1' E
69° 10.3' 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
Electron Micrographs - Marine 172 Search
Seabirds of the Southern and South Indian Ocean 699 Search
Whale log - observations from ANARE voyages 38 Search

Voyage activities

Underway Data & Voyage Tracks 217652 positions recorded. - Link to data at Underway Data & Voyage Tracks

Data from 25-Nov-1995 00:00 UT to 31-Dec-1995 23:59 UT

For data quality, methods used etc., see 199596030 - Aurora Australis Voyage 3 1995-96 Underway Data at GCMD
Wildlife at Sea observations Observed 38 species from 777 observations. See Species and observation count - Link to data at Wildlife at Sea observations

Data from 27-Nov-1995 01:30 UT to 18-Dec-1995 12:47 UT

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

Australian Antarctic Science Projects for voyage. Click on the project number to see Public details such as project metadata and Australian Antarctic Program publications.

7 Distribution, size and dissolution of Antarctic icebergs [observational]
20 High latitude ionospheric sounding [observational]
59 ANARE mapping and geographic information program
189 The East Antarctic sea ice zone: characteristics and ocean- ice-atmosphere interaction
514 Upper atmosphere dynamics and thermodynamics
527 Observatory operations (operational)
732 Antarctic CRC Drifting Buoy Program
878 The distribution and composition of the acoustic scattering layers of the Southern Ocean, and their potential use for global climate monitoring
1015 Regional Sensitivity to Climate Change in Antarctic Terrestrial Ecosystems (RiSCC): The Subantarctic Region