28 May – 8 June 2018 Research vessel Investigator is undertaking a charter voyage to carry out a hydrographic (seafloor mapping) survey in Bass Strait.
A journey’s end
As at 0600 on Thursday morning, we have finally started our voyage back to the RV Investigator’s home port of Hobart.
A whole new slant on turning the tap for freshwater
In a country like Australia, we are cognisant of the need for water and how difficult it is to find in places like the desert.
By: Lloyd Godson One of our key roles as Educators on Board is to share our experience with students across […]
The sound of history
By: Thomas Coad During today’s surveying, we came across a rather interesting series of pings in the bathymetric multibeam data. […]
Instrumentation aboard RV Investigator
Whilst travelling on board RV Investigator, one has the opportunity to engage with user-friendly interfaces and beautiful audio-visual displays of underway data.
Profile: Dr Jill Shephard
Dr Jill Shephard is a Research Fellow at Murdoch University in Perth, Western Australia whose main role on board the RV Investigator is to undertake seabird and sea mammal surveys.
Profile: Cassie Rowse
Meet Cassie Rowse, she is the Chief Steward aboard RV Investigator and has worked on the ship since her maiden voyage.