Council of Managers of National Antarctic Programs (COMNAP) Secretariat

Postal address:

c/o Gateway Antarctica​

University of Canterbury

Private Bag 4800

Christchurch, New Zealand 8140


Physical Address:

COMNAP Secretariat

7th Floor, Biology Building

(North end of the large car parking area off Forestry Road) 

University of Canterbury

Ilam, Christchurch, New Zealand 8140


Map of University of Canterbury area (Host of the COMNAP Secretariat)



Telephone:  +64 3 364 2273 (or from within New Zealand (03) 364 2273)
Fax: +64 3 364 2907


Michelle Rogan-Finnemore, Executive Secretary​

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 Upcoming Events

COMNAP Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2016, Goa, India
The National Center for Antarctic and Ocean Research (NCAOR) will host the COMNAP XXVIII AGM 2016 in Goa, India, from 16-18 August 2016. Registration for COMNAP Members NOW CLOSED.  Members who wish to late register, please email
More Information: COMNAP AGM XXVIII (2016)
COMNAP Symposium 2016
The COMNAP Symposium 2016 will be hosted by the National Center for Antarctic and Ocean Research (NCAOR) in Goa, India, on 19 and 20 August 2016. The theme of this Symposium will be "Wintering-over Challenges". Call for papers has now closed.
More Information: COMNAP Symposium "Winter-over Challenges"
34th SCAR Biennial Meetings
The Biennial Meetings include the SCAR Open Science Conference, Kuala Lumpur, 20-30 August 2016.  
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