THE JOURNEY

MEDIA COVERAGE

Members of the Campbell Island Bicentennial Expedition have been featured in the following media - click on each to get the full story.

 

RADIO

Radio Live - Graeme Hill's Weekend Show (while on the island)

Sat, 30 Oct 2010 - interviewed Colin Meurk, Expedition Leader
Sat, 18 Dec 2010 - interviewed Shelley McMurtrie, Expedition Coordinator  
Sat, 15 Jan 2011 - interviewed Colin Meurk, Terrestrial Ecology Team Leader
Sat, 29 Jan 2011 - interviewed Norm Judd, History and Archaeology Team Guide
Sat, 5 Feb 2011 - interviewed Shelley McMurtrie, Freshwater Ecology Team Leader

Radio Live - Graeme Hill's Weekend Show (post-expedition)

Sun, 20 Feb 2011 - interviewed Mark Crompton, CIBE support crew and past Met Service OIC for the Campbell Island station

Sun, 27 May 2012 - Interviewed Nigel Prickett, CIBE archaeologist about human habitation on Auckland and Campbell Island

Sat, 19 July 2014 - Interviewed Shelley McMurtrie, CIBE aquatic scientist on the freshwater ecology team's recent publications

Radio NZ National - Nights with Bryan Crump (while on the island)

Thu, 23 Dec 2010 - interviewed Shelley McMurtrie, Expedition Coordinator

Radio NZ National - Afternoons (post-expedition)

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 - a recording on recent work done by Jonathon Palmer to age the Spruce tree on Campbell Island

Radio NZ National - with David Steemson (post-expedition)

Wed, 2 July 2014 - interviewed CIBE historian Norm Judd about the state of the historic sites on Campbell Island (or read the associated article)

TELEVISION

Mon, 6 Dec 2010 - Cue TV: Sarah Bedford interviews the expedition team as they go through quarantine in Invercargill

Sat, 25 Dec 2010 - TV3 News: the expedition team makes the Xmas Day montage

Tue, 18 Jan 2011 - TV3 News: Laura Frykberg reports on the first ever 'in the wild' footage of the Campbell Island Snipe taken by Shelley McMurtrie  (15min 50sec into the bulletin)

 

PRESS

Thu, 7 Oct 2010 - The Southland Times: An expedition to nature's garden

Fri, 3 Dec 2010 - The Press: Sub-Antarctic mission marks 200-year anniversary (an interview as the expedition team get ready to depart Christchurch)

Mon, 6 Dec 2010 - Otago Daily Times: Navy vessels to head south (the trip on board the HMNZS Wellington and Otago OPVs as they drop the team off at Campbell Island)

Fri, 18 Mar 2011 - The Press: $500 000 food aid still flows (50 Degrees South Trust donates leftover food from their Campbell Island expedition to the Christchurch earthquake relief effort)

Fri, 13 Jul 2012 - The Hokitika Guardian: Old weather recorder(s) bow to progress (CIBE member Mark Crompton reaches semi-retirement and leaves weather station recording at Hokitika)