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Australian Atlas of Mineral Resources, Mines & Processing Centres

Delivers authoritative minerals and mining information and provides a virtual showcase of the industry for global audiences. It allows users to examine and evaluate digital spatial data related to the minerals industry against an array of infrastructure, demographic, resource and environmental dimensions.

Geoscience Australia

Australian Soil Resource Information System

The Australian Soil Resource Information System (ASRIS) provides online access to the best available soil and land resource information in a consistent format across the country. ASRIS has been developed for a broad range of users including natural resource managers, educational institutions, planners, researchers, and community groups.

CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

Australian Spatial Data Directory

Provides access to Australian spatial data for industry, government, education and the general community. The directory provides search interfaces to discover geospatial dataset descriptions (metadata) throughout Australia.

Geoscience Australia

Defence Imagery and Geospatial Organisation (DIGO)

The Defence Imagery and Geospatial Organisation (DIGO) provides geospatial intelligence, from imagery and other sources, in support of Australia's defence and national interests.

Department of Defence

Guide - Cartographic links

Offers a guide and index to useful internet sites for Australian and New Zealand maps and mapping.

National Library of Australia

Intergovernmental Committee on Surveying and Mapping (ICSM)

Provides leadership, coordination and standards for surveying, mapping/charting and national datasets.ICSM is comprised of senior representatives of Australia's Commonwealth, state, territory and Defence agencies responsible for surveying and mapping. New Zealand is also a member of ICSM and their members represent both New Zealand civil and Defence mapping.


Geoscience Australia

Map of Australia [single page]

A4 size map of Australia in colour showing capital cities, state borders, elevation etc.

Geoscience Australia


MapConnect enables personal and professional users alike to download and print maps of their chosen area, in a standard web browser environment without the need for additional software. The application utilises Geoscience Australia's GEODATA TOPO 250K Series 3 data that covers the entire nation. MapConnect also has the ability to turn on and off specific feature layers.

Geoscience Australia

Maps of Australia

These Geoscience Australia maps can be downloaded free of charge to use in reports, projects and as a reference source, provided an acknowledgement accompanies the image.

Geoscience Australia

Online mapping services

Provides links to state and territory online maps and geographic information.


Sentinel is a national bushfire monitoring system that provides timely information about hotspots to emergency service managers across Australia.

Geoscience Australia

Theme and Reference Maps

A range of theme and reference maps are available from Geoscience Australia. Some are also available as free resources for download.

Geoscience Australia

Topographic mapping

Geoscience Australia's National Geographic and Information Group is the Australian Government's national mapping agency. They provide authoritative geographic information services and products to enable evidence-based decision making, deliver government policy, assist industry development needs and support community wellbeing.

Geoscience Australia

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