“Ice Train” – by Richmond Dykes
I have put it to the group as what to call the configuration of all the pieces of equipment once hooked together ready to pull out on our fuel laying journey. Their answer: Ice Train. This actually takes its name from the Land Trains that roll across the Australian Outback; we are not much different from them other than them having blue skies, red dirt, plenty of heat and kangaroos where we w…
Hours of Daylight
As you will see from the chart, it is changing quite rapidly at this time of year and it won’t be long before we start getting proper darkness at night. As we move further south whilst we are laying the depot the nights will obviously get longer.