Antarctica

After a successful business career in Queenstown, specialising in HR, Maryann Geddes is shifting to Christchurch next month. She tells PHILIP CHANDLER what’s behind the move, recounts her climbing exploits and reveals a special local connection she’ll be retaining For...
A Queenstown man will play a pivotal part in the multimillion-dollar Scott Base upgrade in the Antarctic. Louise Scott talks to Matt Johnson, a few weeks into his role as chief engineer on the project. In the science world, New...

Resort man takes cool new job

A Queenstowner is set to play a pivotal role in a proposed $150 million Scott Base upgrade. Antarctica New Zealand has appointed Brit Matt Johnson, Wakatipu High's executive officer, as its chief engineer. His first task is to secure Treasury funding put...
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