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Aurora Expeditions’ Wins Photographer of the Year

Monday, 30 June 2014, 3:41 pm | Aurora Expeditions

Aurora Expeditions’ Photography Guide awarded 2014 Victorian AIPP EPSON Photographer of the Year Aurora Expeditions’ are proud to announce that their resident Polar Photography Guide, Joshua Holko, has been awarded the 2014 Victorian Australian Institute ... More >>

Rise in Number of Solo Travellers in Antarctica

Tuesday, 20 May 2014, 11:40 am | Aurora Expeditions

Aurora Expeditions has reported a spike rise in the number of solo travellers making the trip of a lifetime to Antarctica. Figures from the last three years have shown a steady increase in the number of solo travellers booking on their small ship adventures, ... More >>

Aurora: First Operator to Offer Snorkeling in Antarctica

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 2:14 pm | Aurora Expeditions

Expedition cruise and adventure company Aurora Expeditions is delighted to announce they will be offering passengers the chance to snorkel in Antarctica this season. This ground breaking new activity will provide passengers with the opportunity to ... More >>

Aurora Expeditions’ Exclusive Antarctic Savings

Tuesday, 27 August 2013, 2:09 pm | Aurora Expeditions

Antarctic cruise specialists, Aurora Expeditions, have released a selection of exclusive Antarctic savings on remaining berths for this upcoming 2013/14 season. Don’t miss the opportunity to save on these small-group adventures with 10% off selected departures ... More >>

Aurora Expeditions Adds New Antarctic Gateway In 2014/15

Wednesday, 24 July 2013, 4:53 pm | Aurora Expeditions

Aurora Expeditions are set to shake up the traditional Antarctic cruise itinerary with the launch of an exciting new ‘Antarctic Gateway’ in their 2014/15 Antarctic program. The Chilean port and nature haven of Puerto Williams will be used as an ... More >>

Aurora Expeditions Wins ‘Best Overall Use of Social Media’

Tuesday, 4 June 2013, 6:06 pm | Aurora Expeditions

After becoming the first cruise operator to implement a brand new social media tracking service on their remote voyages to Antarctica and the Arctic earlier this year, Aurora Expeditions has now taken home an award at the 2013 TRAVEL + LEISURE SMITTY (Social ... More >>

Aurora Expeditions Brings Home The Alexandra Shackleton

Thursday, 18 April 2013, 2:39 pm | Aurora Expeditions

MEDIA RELEASE 17/4/2013 Aurora Expeditions Brings Home The Alexandra Shackleton Expedition cruise company Aurora Expeditions is proud to be supporting the recent ‘Shackleton Epic Expedition’ by returning the vessel used in the re-enactment, the Alexandra ... More >>

After 100 Years, Chance to Relive Scott’s Last Expedition

Wednesday, 25 January 2012, 11:53 am | Aurora Expeditions

Aurora Expeditions are proud to partner with London’s Natural History Museum on their new exhibit, Scott’s Last Expedition. Discover the extraordinary expedition that sparked a legacy which continues to resonate in the public’s imagination 100 ... More >>

Aurora Expeditions reaches Commonwealth Bay

Thursday, 12 January 2012, 12:55 pm | Aurora Expeditions

Aurora Expeditions’ Akademik Shokalskiy has become the first ship to sail into Commonwealth Bay this Antarctic season, making it within 10 nautical miles of Mawson's Hut to commemorate Sir Douglas Mawson’s arrival 100 years ago. More >>

Aurora Expeditions doubles capacity to Antarctica in 2012/13

Wednesday, 19 October 2011, 1:57 pm | Aurora Expeditions

Expedition cruise company, Aurora Expeditions, has released their exciting new 2012/13 Antarctica program. With 20 voyages encompassing the highlights of Antarctic Peninsula, the Weddell Sea, South Georgia, and the Falkland Islands, this season is set to be ... More >>

Aurora Expeditions Makes History on North East Passage

Tuesday, 6 September 2011, 1:54 pm | Aurora Expeditions

Australian expedition-cruise company, Aurora Expeditions, has become one the first companies to ever complete Russia's North East Passage in an ice-strengthened passenger vessel. More >>

PNG commemorative voyage remembers Australia’s heroes

Tuesday, 12 July 2011, 9:34 pm | Aurora Expeditions

Aurora Expeditions has launched a special commemorative voyage to Papua New Guinea next April, to mark the upcoming 70th anniversary of Australia’s involvement in Papua New Guinea during WWII. The voyage will encompass visits to historical sites ... More >>

New Antarctic Voyages Departing NZ

Tuesday, 22 March 2011, 12:35 pm | Aurora Expeditions

Australian adventure company, Aurora Expeditions, have released three new voyages to East Antarctica and the subantarctic islands next Antarctic season that will sail either to or from New Zealand, making it easier for New Zealanders to reach the icy ... More >>