30 Day Map Challenge (2023)

30 Day Map Challenge (2023)

Each November is #30DayMapChallenge, a social media challenge with a different theme to map for each day of the month. Here is a selection of the maps I posted for the challenge in 2023. Day 1 – Points Day 7 – Navigation Day 16 – Oceania Day 2...
Gateway to Antarctica

Gateway to Antarctica

Common air, sea and land routes to the frozen continent. The Southern Hemisphere gateway cities of Christchurch (NZ), Hobart (AUS), Cape Town (SA), Punta Arenas and Ushuaia (South America) are commonly used to access the large number of research stations in...
What if… the Christchurch Canal had been built?

What if… the Christchurch Canal had been built?

The Christchurch Canal was an unrealised plan to create an inner-city shipping port. The southeast of Christchurch might look very different today had the Canal, proposed by Cyrus J.R. Williams in December 1905, been built. Although there was significant support for...
Point Nemo

Point Nemo

Located in the South Pacific Ocean, Point Nemo (or the oceanic pole of inaccessibility) is the remotest place in the ocean. Point Nemo is so remote from any inhabited area, that sometimes the closest human beings are astronauts aboard the International Space Station...
TECT Adventure Park, Bay of Plenty

TECT Adventure Park, Bay of Plenty

A series of three full-size topographic park maps covering different park zones, activities and trails. The maps are used for a number of purposes, including large-format outdoor park signage to help users navigate the park, and for paper and online maps.   About this...