Welcome to the Shipwrecks, Sealers and Scientists on Macquarie
Island Internet Project - a site
designed by students and educators for students and educators.
The site contains stories about Macquarie Island in three
You can also:
read information about this marvelous subantarctic island
by visiting our
play games and test your knowledge about Macquarie Island
by trying out our
or read about some Macquarie Island
Teachers can also find ideas for classroom:
based on the Shipwrecks, Sealers and Scientists of Macquarie
Wrap up, take care and enjoy yourself!
"The time has come, the Wreckers
to talk of many things-
Of shoes - and ships
- and sealing facts -
Of cabbages - and kings
And a headless female figurehead
And subantarctic winds."
(with apologies to Lewis Carroll - The Walrus and the Carpenter.)