The Tatty Flag

  • New Zealand’s Antarctic Outpost: Scott Base

    New Zealand’s Antarctic Outpost: Scott Base

    Just over the hill from US-run McMurdo Station is New Zealand’s Scott Base, part of the New Zealand Antarctic Programme. The base serves as the center of New Zealand’s Antarctic Operations, and is a pleasure to visit. Every Thursday night, Scott Base’s bar, “The Tatty Flag” hosts USAP participants for “American Night”. Shuttles from McMurdo…