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Mawson Station changeover

Title: Mawson Station changeover
Date: 1959
Content creator: Photographer unknown

The process of relieving an over-wintering party at an Australian Antarctic station has become known as the 'changeover'. It is a time of intense activity, as everyone works against the clock and the weather to upload supplies for the coming year.

Keywords: Antarctica, expedition, transport, Antarctic
Record creator: Photographer unknown
Reference: P2731, 1224612
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Australian Antarctic Division

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