First permanent australian antarctic base
Australia maintains 4 permenant Antarctic bases Mawson, Davis and Casey (on the Antarctic continent) and Macquarie Island (in the subantarctic). Can you name three bases run by the AustralianOmond House was built in 1904 by the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition as the first permanent base in Antarctica. It was later sold to Argentina. It was later sold to Argentina. Upon independence in the early 19th century South American nations based their boundaries upon the uti possidetis iuris principle. first permanent australian antarctic base
Mawson lies in Holme Bay in Mac Robertson Land, East Antarctica in the Australian Antarctic Territory, a territory claimed by Australia. Established in 1954, Mawson is Australia's oldest Antarctic station and the oldest continuously inhabited Antarctic station south of the Antarctic Circle.