How to get there: Heritage Expeditions has voyages to Antarctica from Invercargill / Bluff. Otherwise you need to fly to Argentina plus travel on a domestic flight to Ushuaia and then travel via cruise ship to the Antarctic.
Best time to go: October to February.
Events coming up: Antarctica New Zealand supports between 50 and 70 events (groups of one or more people) to travel to Antarctica each season between October to late February. Other upcoming events include the Antarctic Ice Marathon, 24 November and Follow the Northern Lights, 15 December.