The 68th Gough Island Overwintering Team has published their first newsletter – The Bunting – January 2023 (Issue 1). 

Gough Island - The Bunting Newsletter - January 2023

In this edition:

  • Letter from the team leader
  • Words from the G68 Bunting editorial team
  • Meet the G68 team
  • Birder’s Stories
  • Life in the Base (birthday celebration)
  • Farewell to Sandile (Medical Orderly of G67 who had to stay behind until a new medic is sent to Gough)
  • Weather Stats (October, November, December 2022)
  • To end the newsletter; a poem about an Albatross chick.

Click here to download/view the newsletter!

Birthdays celebrated by G68 so far:


Anche Louw, South African Polar Research Infrastructure (Data, Products & Society Node), 27 February 2023. 

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