3.45pm – 4.45pm, Free
Antarctica may have once been one of the hardest places on earth for a woman to reach. Thanks to some gutsy action by female polar pioneers, women have now been venturing to Antarctica for decades. However as the minority they still face some very unique challenges. Listen to four female venturers talk about their adventures of working and living on the white continent.
Carol Smith – Lincoln University
Jesse Blackadder – Author
Michelle Rogan-Finnemore – COMNAP
MC: Hanne Neilsen - University of Tasmania