Scientific Voyages - Ships

Ships

List of ships that have been used as observing platforms, sorted by name

Click on Ship Name to see its details and a list of voyages.

Akademik Federov


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1998
Catalogue id
2314A1
Photographer
Jacobson, Glenn

Voyage count: 1
Period: 2007/08 to 2007/08

Amaltal Explorer

Voyage count: 1
Period: 2012/13 to 2012/13

Amderma


©Lee Sice 2009
Catalogue id
IA15993
Caption
MV Amderma at Mawson. ....
Photographer
Sice, Lee

Voyage count: 1
Period: 2008/09 to 2008/09

Aurora Australis


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1997
Catalogue id
2439B3
Caption
Pumping fuel to Mirny
Photographer
McCormack, David (Dave)

Voyage count: 123
Period: 1989/90 to 2013/14

FV Austral Leader


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2000
Catalogue id
3781A5
Caption
Oceanographical research ship Austral Leader
Photographer
Jacobson, Glenn

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1996/97 to 1996/97

Hakuho Maru


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1991
Catalogue id
1419B3
Caption
Japanese Oceanographical Research Ship at CSIRO Wharf
Photographer
Reeves, Robert D (Bob)

Voyage count: 1
Period: 2001/02 to 2001/02

HMAS Australia

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1949/50 to 1949/50

HMAS Perth

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1966/67 to 1966/67

HMAS Queenborough

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1965/66 to 1965/66

HMAS Stalwart


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1985
Catalogue id
1412D3
Caption
Voyage 4
Photographer
Ertok, Ozcan (Ozzie)

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1985/86 to 1985/86

HMAS Wyatt Earp


©Jonothan Davis Coll. 1947
Catalogue id
10141A1
Caption
Wyatt Earp at Elizabeth St Pier, north side near where T42 Bar is today. Note Kingfisher aircraft onboard. Photographer was Mr Ford, an amateur ship photographer from New Town.
Photographer
Ford, Mr

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1947/48 to 1947/48

HMNZS Tutira

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1948/49 to 1948/49

HMS St Austell Bay

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1949/50 to 1949/50

Holmlea

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1953/54 to 1953/54

IWC Ship

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1984/85 to 1984/85

Kaiyo Maru

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1999/2000 to 1999/2000

Kapitan Khlebnikov


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1999
Catalogue id
3401B5
Caption
Entering Newcomb Bay
Photographer
Dixon, Grant

Voyage count: 4
Period: 1997/98 to 2002/03

Kista Dan


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1955
Catalogue id
IA26023
Caption
Kista Dan
Photographer
Albion, Patrick

Voyage count: 8
Period: 1953/54 to 1956/57

Lady Franklin


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1988
Catalogue id
1445A2
Photographer
Bain, Gordon

Voyage count: 9
Period: 1982/83 to 1988/89

Lady Lorraine

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1987/88 to 1987/88

L'Astrolabe


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1998
Catalogue id
2415A3
Photographer
Ledingham, Roderick B (Rod)

Voyage count: 20
Period: 1995/96 to 2009/10

LST 3501 (later HMAS Labuan)


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1947
Catalogue id
1420B4
Caption
LST 3501/ Labuan. ....
Photographer
Campbell-Drury, Alan

Voyage count: 7
Period: 1947/48 to 1950/51

M/V Arctic Sunrise

Voyage count: 2
Period: 1998/99 to 1999/2000

Magga Dan


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1960
Catalogue id
3965B1
Caption
Magga Dan leaving Lewis Island
Photographer
Law, Phillip Garth (Phil)

Voyage count: 5
Period: 1958/59 to 1960/61

MS Explorer


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1982
Catalogue id
862C5
Caption
Lindblad Explorer.
Photographer
Mallis, Michael

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1981/82 to 1981/82

MS Nella Dan


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1965
Catalogue id
1428D4
Caption
Voyage 2
Photographer
Law, Phillip Garth (Phil)

Voyage count: 85
Period: 1961/62 to 1987/88

MV Cape Pillar


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1982
Catalogue id
862C3
Caption
Cape Pillar at Macquarie Island.
Photographer
Mallis, Michael

Voyage count: 2
Period: 1979/80 to 1981/82

MV Icebird


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1993
Catalogue id
3522A2
Photographer
Bell, Kevin

Voyage count: 35
Period: 1984/85 to 1992/93

MV Norsel


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1955
Catalogue id
4250C1
Caption
Norwegian sealing vessel Norsel.700 tons. Used for the NBSAE of 1949-52, The FIDS in 1954-55 and the French for there establishment season of 1955-56 on which this image here was ....
Photographer
Unknown

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1950/51 to 1950/51

MV Polar Queen


©Sandra Potter 2004
Catalogue id
IA5530
Caption
The second Polar Queen
Photographer
Potter, Sandra

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1998/99 to 1998/99

MV S.A. Agulhas

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1983/84 to 1983/84

Nanok S


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1983
Catalogue id
1437D6
Caption
Voyage 3
Photographer
Manning, Graeme

Voyage count: 11
Period: 1979/80 to 1983/84

Polar Bird


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2001
Catalogue id
4556C1
Photographer
Papps, Wayne

Voyage count: 11
Period: 1995/96 to 2002/03

Polar Queen


©Potter, Sandra 1989
Catalogue id
1443B6
Photographer
Potter, Sandra

Voyage count: 3
Period: 1989/90 to 1989/90

R.V. Melville

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1996/97 to 1996/97

R.V. Polarstern

Voyage count: 2
Period: 2003/04 to 2007/08

River Fitzroy


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1951
Catalogue id
IA16920
Caption
SS River Fitzroy - Official No.159724. 5,001t gross, 2,780t net, 8,555t deadweight. Dimensions: 449ft 2ins x 56ft 8ins x 24ft 7ins. ....
Photographer
Unknown

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1950/51 to 1950/51

RRS Discovery


©Unknown 1929
Catalogue id
725D4
Caption
[neg H3602B] Discovery in the doldrums of the South Atlantic en route Cardiff to Cape Town
Photographer
Hurley, James Francis (Frank)

Voyage count: 2
Period: 1929/30 to 1930/31

RRS Discovery II


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1935
Catalogue id
10168A5
Caption
The R.R.S. Discovery II stopped alongside a floe whilst and anchor is taken inboard to prevent it becomming foul of ice. [see also H6132-13]
Photographer
Saunders, A

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1950/51 to 1950/51

RV Africana

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1984/85 to 1984/85

RV Knorr

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1994/95 to 1994/95

RV Nathaniel B. Palmer


©Eric Woehler 2005
Catalogue id
IA28421
Caption
Name: RV Nathaniel B. Palmer ....
Photographer
Woehler, Eric

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1999/2000 to 1999/2000

Shirase


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1999
Catalogue id
10154B6
Caption
The Japanese ice breaker Shirase preparing to tow the Aurora Australis out of the pack ice after she had lost hydraulic pressure to variable pitch screw (propeller)
Photographer
Fletcher, Wendy

Voyage count: 9
Period: 1999/2000 to 2007/08

Solo


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1978
Catalogue id
2178D4
Caption
Solo, 62 foot steel yacht which left Sydney on December 15 1977, with 8 persons on board. Organised by the Lewis' Oceanic Research Foundation. They anchored at Solo Harbour, Buckle ....
Photographer
Arriens, Pieter

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1977/78 to 1977/78

Soren Larsen

Voyage count: 1
Period: 1991/92 to 1991/92

Southern Champion


©AFMA Observer Programme 2006
Catalogue id
IA9561
Caption
The "Southern Champion" is a modern 2,203 ton fishing vessel owned by Austral Fisheries Pty. Ltd of Fremantle. ....
Photographer
Unknown

Voyage count: 1
Period: 2000/01 to 2000/01

Southern Supporter


©Goldsworthy, Simon 2003
Catalogue id
10145A4
Photographer
Goldsworthy, Simon

Voyage count: 2
Period: 2003/04 to 2003/04

SY Aurora


©Jonothan Davis Collection. 1913
Catalogue id
10140D6
Caption
This photo was taken on November 18th or 19th 1913, just prior the departure of the ship on the 3rd voyage of the AAE to Commonwealth Bay, to collect Douglas ....
Photographer
Little, W.J.

Voyage count: 5
Period: 1911/12 to 1913/14

Tangaroa


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2010
Catalogue id
IA23242
Caption
The Tangaroa alongside Aotea Wharf, Wellington, New Zealand after 6 week voyage in the Southern Ocean to study whale population/movements
Photographer
Harris, Nisha

Voyage count: 6
Period: 1999/2000 to 2009/10

Thala Dan


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1961
Catalogue id
4629C1
Photographer
Newton, Geoffrey (Geoff)

Voyage count: 31
Period: 1957/58 to 1981/82

Tottan


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1952
Catalogue id
3363D2
Caption
Tottan leaving for Melbourne
Photographer
Unknown

Voyage count: 4
Period: 1951/52 to 1952/53

Umitaka Maru


©Dave Watts 2011
Catalogue id
IA29953
Caption
Aurora Australis lapped by the Japanese research ship Umitaka Maru as CTD 39 is finished on Voyage 2010/11 VMS. At 60 20.7 S, 139 50 E
Photographer
Watts, David (Dave)

Voyage count: 4
Period: 2002/03 to 2007/08

Vasiliy Golovnin


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2006
Catalogue id
IA8792
Caption
The "Vasiliy Golovnin" is a Vitus Bering Class Icebreaking ship operated by the Far-Eastern Shipping Company of Vladivostok. She was built in the Ukraine in 1988 and is a sister ....
Photographer
Quinton, Brett

Voyage count: 2
Period: 2004/05 to 2005/06

Yuzhmorgeologiya

Voyage count: 1
Period: 2007/08 to 2007/08