ALSA celebrating International Polar Week and Heritage Month

South Africa National Heritage month is celebrated during September and with International Polar week falling in the same month, ALSA came up with a perfect “celebration slogan”: Celebrating South Africa’s Polar Heritage.

ALSA will be celebrating South Africa’s Polar Heritage in collaboration with the JS Gericke Library, Stellenbosch University and Iziko Museum of South Africa, Cape Town.

JS Gericke Library

  • Antarctic Book Exhibition, during the week of 18-22 September 2017.

Iziko Museum of South Africa

  • Antarctic and sub-Antarctic Exhibition, 23 September 2017.


Anché Louw, Antarctic Legacy of South Africa, Department of Botany and Zoology, Stellenbosch University, 13 September 2017           


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