Macquarie Island research station Home > Antarctic operations > Stations > Macquarie Island Macquarie Island station looking south-west from the Golf Tee on North Head. Hut hill on left of station. Photo: Gregory Stone Location: 54° 37′ 12″ S, 158° 51′ 40″ E (−54.6199, 158.861) Macquarie Island local time: 02:09 pm on 21 September 2021 ShareShare on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedIn More information Station modernisation The AAD plans a major refurbishment program for the research station on sub-Antarctic Macquarie Island ensuring it remains… Virtual tour of Macquarie Island Explore Macquarie Island research station through our 360 degree tour. Living on Macquarie Island Learn about what it's like to live and work on Macquarie Island. Macquarie Island science Scientific research and long-term monitoring programs have been conducted on Macquarie Island for almost 70 years. Macquarie Island environment Learn about the World Heritage listed environment of Macquarie Island and the animals that can be found there. This content was last updated 1 year ago on 15 September 2020.