Mawson’s Huts stamp from French Southern and Antarctic Lands

Mawson's Huts is the name of the main base camp of the expedition led by Aurora geologist and explorer Douglas Mawson. The Aurora expedition took place in Antarctica between 1911 and 1914. This camp is located at Cape Denison, Commonwealth Bay to the east from the Australian Antarctic Territory. Mawson's Huts are one of the few sites still existing from the Heroic Age of Antarctic exploration.

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