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Media Release
Jan 30, 2017

Inspiring Explorers' Expedition 2017

Trip of a lifetime for young Kiwi 'explorers'

Four young New Zealanders are about to embark on a journey others only dream of – to Antarctica. The group has been hand-picked from more than 100 applicants for the Antarctic Heritage Trust’s second Inspiring Explorers’ Expedition.

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Newsletter
Dec 23, 2016

Expedition South

The Explorer December 2016

A major focus for the Antarctic Heritage Trust is saving Sir Edmund Hillary’s and the IGY/TAE Antarctic legacy. Currently a team of conservators are undertaking work on-site at New Zealand’s scientific facility, Scott Base, to conserve ‘Hillary’s Hut.

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Annual Report
Oct 27, 2016

Inspiring Expolorers Annual Report 2016

Annual Report 2016

As we embrace the Antarctic Heritage Trust’s new vision of Inspiring Explorers the Trust recognises the importance to the global community of the Antarctic explorers’ legacy that we care for.

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Newsletter
May 10, 2016

Inspiring Explorers expedition 2015

The Explorer April 2016

Welcome to the first edition of The Explorer, the news bulletin of the New Zealand based Antarctic Heritage Trust. It is a change in look and name for the Trust’s publication under our new logo.

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Annual Report
Nov 27, 2015

Annual report

Annual Report 2015

This is the centenary of Shackleton’s Imperial Trans Antarctic Expedition, which resulted famously in the loss of SY Endurance. It is relevant not least because this year saw the Trust work as

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Media Release
Nov 1, 2015

Inspiring Explorers expedition 2015

Inspiring Explorers Expedition a success

The Antarctic Heritage Trust New Zealand’s Inspiring Explorers Expedition, an international centenary expedition to honour the legacy of the early ...

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Media Release
Oct 13, 2015

Behind team admiring view

Heroic explorers inspire a new generation

Three young explorers have been picked from nearly two hundred applicants to join an international centenary expedition that honours the legacy ...

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Newsletter
Jul 1, 2015

TAE launch

Heritage Hearsay July 2015

With the publishing of the Trust’s Conservation Plan for Hillary’s Trans-Antarctic Expedition Hut, the Antarctic Heritage Trust’s campaign to conserve Sir Edmund Hillary’s legacy ...

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Media Release
Mar 17, 2015

Flying the NZ flag

Prime Minister launches Conservation Plan

Today, New Zealand Prime Minister Rt Hon John Key has launched the Antarctic Heritage Trust’s Conservation Plan for Hillary’s Hut ...

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Media Release
Mar 13, 2015

Tractor

Hillary tractor secured in public private partnership

A Ferguson tractor, used by Sir Edmund Hillary’s party at the newly-constructed Scott Base during the British Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic ...

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Media Release
Jan 28, 2015

Cape Evans hut

World-leading project saves heroic Antarctic legacy

The world’s most extreme conservation project has saved three historic buildings and thousands of artefacts once used by Captain Robert Falcon Scott and ...

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Newsletter
Jan 15, 2015

Cape Evans sunlit exterior

Heritage Hearsay January 2015

Summer Season Achievements: The work undertaken at Cape Evans this season completes seven years of intense conservation at the site. This season saw the in situ treatment of the ...

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Project Update
Jan 14, 2015

Lizzie working on hut interior

Project Update 2015

A comprehensive overview of the Antarctic Heritage Trust's Ross Sea Heritage Restoration Project. Includes a summary of work on each of the five expedition bases under the Trust's care.

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