Australian Antarctic Division Display - Kingston, Tasmania
S 42° 59.214 E 147° 17.446
55G E 523704 N 5240598
Quick Description: A nice display of Antarctic things. With a cafe' on site too.
Location: Tasmania, Australia
Date Posted: 8/4/2009 7:04:30 PM
Waymark Code: WM6Y7Z
This is the main base for the AAD at Kingston. Expeditioners get trained here and depart for the icy continent.
There is a snowmobile, scientific equipment, some Huskies (taxidermy-ed), two full-size models of expeditioners in their kit. And best of all for children (and older-children) a rack of Antarctic clothing and boots you can try on yourself.
Open Mon-Fri normal work hours.
Type of Waymark: Off Continent Point of Interest
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