Transport around the Dry Valleys of Victoria land is by helicopter
Ready to board a helicopter
Vanda Station flagpole
Vanda Station's main hut was a JCB packing case
Laurie Cairns (surveyor); Jim Fowler (Station Leader 1973/73 Season)
Servicing the hydrology weir of the Onyx River,
a river comprising glacial meltwater
that flows only in the summer months
The tractor was vital for transporting ice from Lake Vanda
to the station to melt for drinking water
Local trips around the Wright Valley
were made in this vehicle we called a "Gnat"
Is there a blizzard on the way?
Or maybe it is a photographer!