Heritage Expeditions presents

The Lost Islands: Challenges for NZ's Sub-Antarctic Islands

Fri 03 Oct

7.30pm – 9pm, $10 ($5 student)

Located at Aotearoa’s southernmost shores are New Zealand’s largely unknown Sub-Antarctic Islands, home to various UNESCO World Heritage Sites. With a wild rugged beauty, The Antipodes, Campbell Islands, Auckland Islands, The Snares, and Bounty Islands are rich in history and ecologically vital. However, there are major challenges brewing for these islands. Hear science, conservation and tourism experts debate these obstacles and future plans for our precious Sub-Antarctic Islands.

Professor Gary Wilson – Otago University/NZARI

Brent Beaven – Department of Conservation

Rodney Russ – Heritage Expeditions

Lou Sanson - Department of Conservation

MC: Alison Ballance - Radio New Zealand