The 79th Marion Island Overwintering team has compiled their 3rd newsletter, filled with interesting stories and fascinating photography!

In this edition:

  • Meet the Diesel Mechanic, Ecologist and Medical Orderly of the team
  • Marion’s Marvelous Birds – Grey Petrels
  • Fashionable Field Gear
  • Memorable Shots
  • Sealer Diaries
  • The Mouse-Free Marion Project
  • Island Life
  • Celebrations – August and September Birthdays
  • Sports’ Time
  • A Typical Day – from a Sealer’s point of view
  • The Team – what have we been up to?
  • A Time to Explore
  • Song Pick for August
  • Circle of Life – Breeding Season is in the Air
  • Weather for the Brave

The Wanderer – August to September 2022 Edition

Check out all this team’s newsletter on the Antarctic Legacy of South Africa Archive here


Anche Louw, Antarctic Legacy of South Africa, 15 November 2022


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