24 September 2022, is National Heritage day in South Africa and we are celebrating South Africa’s rich polar heritage.
Slide through the images below to learn more about:
- the vessels that have traveled down south, via the Port of Cape Town (as early as 1739);
- the South African stations on Antarctica, Marion Island and Gough Island, and
- the Overwintering teams at these stations.
You can also download the “SA Polar Heritage” Slideshow here.