Aurora Expeditions Blog

Rosie Leaney

An avid nature and underwater photographer Rosie has travelled across the globe to the most remote destinations as a divemaster …

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David Berg

Language: Swedish (Native), English (Fluent), Scandinavian (Good) David has rarely spent time outside the Arctic and Antarctic regions in the …

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Jean-Pierre Els

Languages: English (Native), Afrikaans (Fluent) What started out as a hobby working as a Photography Guide on whale watching and …

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Florence Kuyper

Language: Dutch (Native) English (Fluent), French (Fluent) After receiving her Masters degree in Educational Psychology in the Netherlands, Florence had …

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Ashley Perrin

Ashley graduated from University of Southampton with a dual major with honours in Geography and Oceanography. She’s a fellow of …

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Isabelle Howells

Languages: English (Native), French (Good) Isabelle is from a part of the UK steeped in maritime tradition and grew up …

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Stephen Anstee

Stephen was born and raised mostly in Australia, but his fascination for travel and other cultures came after spending a …

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Howard Whelan

Howard’s lifelong passion for adventure, writing and filmmaking has taken him to many of the planet’s wildest places. One of …

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Justine Bornholdt

Justine grew up in one of the most picturesque and remote countries in the world, New Zealand. From a young …

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Dr Liz Pope

With years of leading groups and travelling up her sleeve, Liz is always happy to help make your voyage the …

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Daniel Stavert

Daniel is a qualified sea kayak guide from the Blue Mountains, Australia. He is drawn to the beauty of wild …

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Dr Roger Kirkwood

Roger has been exploring polar regions for over 30 years. In 1984, he first travelled to Antarctica as a krill …

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Elena Wimberger

Elena’s penchant for adventure began at a young age while reading tales of polar explorers such as William Scoresby and …

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Anne Oyasaeter

Anne arrived from Norway to Australia in 1987 and after a few years of doing odd jobs such as working …

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Christian Genillard

Languages: French (Native), English (Fluent), German (Good) This well-travelled sailor first explored the island of Spitsbergen over 30 years ago. …

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