New Zealand: New Zealand Antarctic Medal

Ribbon: White.

Instituted: 1 September 2006 by Queen Elizabeth II.

Awarded: To New Zealanders and other persons who either individually or as members of a New Zealand programme in the Antarctic region have made an outstanding contribution to exploration, scientific research, conservation, environmental protection, or knowledge of the Antarctic region; or in support of New Zealandís objectives or operations, or both, in the Antarctic region.

Obverse (with 2nd award bar) Reverse
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