Geoscience Australia provides web services for public use that allow access to our data without having to store datasets locally. Geoscience Australia supports a variety of web service protocols, including Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) services and ESRI mapping and image services.

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AMSIS Distance To GPServer

ESRI: Geoprocessing Service

The AMSIS Distance To tool calculates the distance to a selected marine feature. The output is the distance to the nearest feature from the given location.

AREMI Buildings (Web Mercator)

ESRI: Image Service | ESRI: Map Service

This web service shows areas or locations occupied by an existing high-density urban development or known individual building structures in peri-urban and remote locations. Data used in this service is of varying levels of coverage and quality since it is aggregated from a variety of sources. The intended purpose of the service is to provide preliminary, first-pass information about urban environment, building structures and their distribution i...

AUSIMAGE Aerial Imagery Canberra 2014

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Image Service

AUSIMAGE Aerial Imagery Canberra 2014 is a web service of high resolution aerial imagery (10 cm to 18 cm) over Canberra and Queanbeyan, acquired in February and April 2014. AUSIMAGE Aerial Imagery is a data product of Jacobs Group (Australia) Pty Ltd, released by Geoscience Australia as a web map service under license agreement.

Acreage Release - Marine Environmental Data

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This is the Acreage Release Marine Environmental Data compiled web service to be updated each year with acreage release. It contains the following publicly available datasets, for the 2016 Acreage Release - Marine Survey Towed-video Transects, Marine Sediments Database Samples, Australian Seascapes, Seabed Mud Content on the Northwest Shelf, Seabed Sand Content of the Northwest Shelf and Seabed Gravel Content of the Northwest Shelf.

Antarctic Bathymetry Hillshade Basemap

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This is a web service delivered to be used as a basemap for the Legacy of Geoscience Australia (and predecessors) in Geographical Feature names in the Antarctic application. , It provides context layers using bathymetry and hillshade data.

Australian Bathymetry and Topography

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS | OGC:WCS

The Australian Bathymetry and Topography web service includes the topography of Australia and the bathymetry of the adjoining Australian Exclusive Economic Zone. The area selected does not include data from Australia's marine jurisdiction offshore from the Territory of Heard and McDonald Islands and the Australian Antarctic Territory. The 2009 bathymetry data were compiled by Geoscience Australia from multibeam and single beam data, and along wit...

Australian Coastal Geomorphology Landform Subtype (Web Mercator)

OGC:WFS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMTS

The service contains the Australian Coastal Geomorphology Landform Subtype Classifications, used to support a national coastal risk assessment. It describes the location and extent of landform subtypes identifiable at scales between 1:25,000 and 1:10,000. It also provides further detail to the Landform Type, with particular reference to feature stability (e.g. dune types) and mobility (e.g. channel types). It is cached service with a Web Mercator...

Australian Coastal Geomorphology Scale Guide (Web Mercator)

OGC:WMTS | OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

The service contains the Australian Coastal Geomorphology Scale Guide, used to support a national coastal risk assessment. It includes the extents of various reclassified costal mapping products. It is cached service with a Web Mercator Projection.

Australian Coastal Sediment Compartments

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS

The Australian Coastal Sediment Compartments Web Service provide a hierarchical spatial classification relevant to the assessment of sediment movement in the Australian coastal zone, and represent a tool to assist coastal planning and management. Additional spatial data layers produced during the development of the compartments are provided for reference.

Australian Land Cover (Web Mercator)

OGC:WMTS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

The Land Cover map service includes information derived from the Dynamic Land Cover Dataset (2000-2008) containing Enhanced Vegetation Index (EVI) information. The service provides a base-line for identifying and reporting on change and trends in vegetation cover and extent. It is a cached service with a Web Mercator Projection.

Australian Land Tenure (Web Mercator)

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMTS

This web service is produced specifically for the Australian Renewable Energy Mapping Infrastructure (AREMI) project and may be removed or changed without notice. This service shows land tenure in Australia. Cadastral boundaries are a graphical index of digital cadastral boundaries for legal land parcels and land tenure is classification of these land parcels.

Australian Landcover cached map service (Web Mercator)

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

The Landcover cached map service (Web Mercator) is the first nationally consistent and thematically comprehensive land cover reference for Australia. It is the result of a collaboration between Geoscience Australia and the Australian Bureau of Agriculture and Resource Economics and Sciences, and provides a base-line for identifying and reporting on change and trends in vegetation cover and extent.

Australian Shoreline (Web Mercator)

OGC:WMTS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

The service includes an outline of the Australian shoreline. The information was derived from the Geodata 3 Topographic 250K 2007 data, with a nominal scale of 1:250,000. It is a cached service with a Web Mercator Projection.

Australian Submarine Canyons

OGC:WFS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

The Australian Submarine Canyons service identifies the location of 753 submarine canyons surrounding mainland Australia and its external territories, with associated metrics.

Australian Surface Hydrology (Web Mercator)

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS | OGC:WMTS

This service provides Australian surface hydrology, including natural and man-made features such as water courses (including directional flow paths), lakes, dams and other water bodies. The information was derived from the Surface Hydrology database, with a nominal scale of 1:250,000. The service contains layer scale dependencies.

Australian Topographic Base Map (Web Mercator)

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS | OGC:WMTS-1.0.0-http-get-capabilities

The Australian Topographic base map service is seamless national dataset coverage for the whole of Australia. The map is a representation of the Geoscience Australia 250k topographic specification and portrays a detailed graphic representation of features that appear on the Earth's surface. These features include cultural, hydrography and relief themes. The service contains layer scale dependencies.

Bathymetry Derivatives Map of Australia

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

The National Bathymetry Derivatives Map of Australia Web Map Service contains national scale bathymetric derivatives - hillshaded bathymetry and topography, slope, aspect, topographic relief and topographic rugosity, which are available for download on Geoscience Australia's website. These bathymetric derivatives have been derived from the Australian Bathymetry and Topography Grid, June 2009. Each dataset is gridded to 9 arc second resolution (i....

Borehole Samples

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS

This is an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) web service providing access to a subset of Australian geoscience samples data held by Geoscience Australia. The subset currently relates specifically to Australian Boreholes.

Boreholes

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS

This is an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) web service providing access to Australian onshore and offshore borehole data. This web service is intended to complement the borehole GeoSciML-Portrayal v4.0 web service, providing access to the data in a simple, non-standardised structure. The borehole data includes Mineral Drillholes, Petroleum Wells and Water Bores along with a variety of others types. The dataset has been restricted to onshore ...

Boreholes, Geoscience Australia (GeoSciML-Portrayal v4.0)

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS

This is an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) web service providing access to Australian onshore and offshore borehole data conforming to the GeoSciML version 4.0 specification. The borehole data includes Mineral Drillholes, Petroleum Wells and Water Bores along with a variety of others types. The dataset has been restricted to onshore and offshore Australian boreholes, and bores that have the potential to support geological investigations and a...

Browse Basin Marine Survey 2014, (GA-0345 and GA-0346/TAN1411) - High Resolution Bathymetry Grids

ESRI: Image Service

This web service displays the results of a marine survey conducted by Geoscience Australia in Commonwealth waters of the north-eastern Browse Basin (Caswell Sub-basin) between 9 October and 9 November 2014. The additional codes GA-0345 and GA-0346 refer to Geoscience Australia (GA) internal codes and TAN1411 is the vessel survey number given by the RV Tangaroa for 2014.

Browse Basin Marine Survey, 2014 (GA-0345,GA-0346 and TAN1411) - High Resolution Bathymetry Grids

WWW:LINK-1.0-http--link | OGC:WCS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service displays the results of a marine survey conducted by Geoscience Australia in Commonwealth waters of the north-eastern Browse Basin (Caswell Sub-basin) between 9 October and 9 November 2014. The additional codes GA-0345 and GA-0346 refer to Geoscience Australia (GA) internal codes and TAN1411 is the vessel survey number given by the RV Tangaroa for 2014.

CIAP Tile Index System

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

The Carbon Infrastructure Assessment and Planning (CIAP) Tile Index System is a set of nested tile indexes from 1:25000 through to 1:10000000 scales based on the ICSM map indexes. The product has been generated for use at national scale based in GDA94 projection. This product supports the best available information system (BAIS)as used by the CIAP application.

CWTH OPGGSA 2006 Petroleum Blocks AMB2006a

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS

Petroleum Blocks cut to the AMB 2006a epoch. This dataset is a digital realisation of the Blocks as defined under Section 33 (3) of the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006. The blocks are created using a 5 minute by 5 minute graticular section that has been trimmed to the extent of the Offshore Area (defined in the same Act). The dataset is comprised of both points and polygons, and is densified to ensure the geometry will rema...

Casey Station Bathymetry Survey 2014-2015 (GA0348-AAD3326) - High Resolution Bathymetry Grids

OGC:WMS | OGC:WCS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service contains the Casey Station Bathymetry survey that displays one seamless bathymetry grid of 1m resolution. The GA-0348 survey, acquired by Geoscience Australia, Royal Australian Navy and Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) on-board the Research Vessel Howard Burton from the 23rd of December 2014 to the 27th of January 2015. Further details of the data lineage can be found with the associated database.

Casey Station Bathymetry Surveys 2013-2015 (GA4415, GA0348-AAD3326) - High Resolution Bathymetry Grid

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WCS | OGC:WMS

This web service combines two surveys GA-4415 and GA-0348. The Casey Station Bathymetry survey displays one seamless bathymetry grid of 1m resolution. Further details of the data lineage can be found with the associated database. This web service is published with the permission of the CEO, Geoscience Australia.

Clip And Zip GPServer

ESRI: Geoprocessing Service

The Clip and Zip tool takes an input polygon extent as WKT input and clips required featureclasses listed. The data is referenced from its own database with all layers projected to 4326 spatial reference. The output is a zipped file geodatabase with a copyright text file included.

Commonwealth - Coastal Waters (State Powers) Act 1980 and Coastal Water (Northern Territory) Powers Act 1980 - epoch AMB2014a

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This service contains the limit and extent of Section 3 of the Coastal Waters (State Powers) Act 1980, and the Coastal Waters (Northern Territories Powers) Act 1980. NOTE: the Polygon depicting the area of the coastal waters is not constrained on the landward side. The polygon includes areas that fall within the constitutional limits of the States. When information depicting the landward constitutional limit of the States becomes available, the p...

Commonwealth - Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006 - Petroleum Blocks - epoch AMB2001a

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMTS

Petroleum Blocks cut to the AMB 2001a epoch. The service contains the Blocks as defined under Section 33 (3) of the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006. Coverage includes indicative areas of coastal waters and land, within the constitutional limits of the States and territories.

Commonwealth - Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006 - Petroleum Blocks - epoch AMB2014a

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMTS

Petroleum Blocks cut to the AMB 2014a epoch. The service contains the Blocks as defined under Section 33 (3) of the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006. Coverage includes indicative areas of coastal waters and land, within the constitutional limits of the States and territories.

Commonwealth - Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006 - epoch AMB2014a

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This service contains features as defined under the Offshore Petroleum and Greeenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006. The Petroleum blocks defined under the Act, are delivered separately in the 'Commonwealth - Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006 - Petroleum Blocks - epoch AMB2001a' service.

Commonwealth - Seas and Submerged Lands Act 1973 - epoch AMB2014a

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

The service depicts the proclamations made under the Seas and Submerged Lands Act (SSLA) 1973. This includes the continental shelf, the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), territorial sea and territorial sea baselines. NOTE: Two versions of the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) are supplied to account for the discrepancy between Seas and Submerged Lands Act 1973. The Proclamation under section 10B (26/07/1994), and unratified Treaty between the Governme...

Commonwealth - Seas and Submerged Lands Act 1973 - epoch AMB2014a (Web Mercator)

OGC:WMTS | ESRI: Map Service

The service depicts the proclamations made under the Seas and Submerged Lands Act (SSLA) 1973. This includes the continental shelf, the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), territorial sea and territorial sea baselines. NOTE: Two versions of the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) are supplied to account for the discrepancy between Seas and Submerged Lands Act 1973. The Proclamation under section 10B (26/07/1994), and unratified Treaty between the Governme...

DEM S Aspect

ESRI: Image Service | OGC:WMS | OGC:WCS

Aspect measures the direction in which a land surface slope faces. The direction is expressed in degrees from north. , The aspect product was derived from the Smoothed Digital Elevation Model (DEM-S; ANZCW0703014016), which was derived from the 1 second resolution SRTM data acquired by NASA in February 2000. The calculation of aspect from DEM-S accounted for the varying spacing between grid points in the geographic projection. , This version 0.1 ...

DEM S Slopepct

ESRI: Image Service | OGC:WMS | OGC:WCS

Slope measures the inclination of the land surface from the horizontal. Percent slope represents this inclination as the ratio of change in height to distance. , The percent slope product was derived from the Smoothed Digital Elevation Model (DEM-S; ANZCW0703014016), which was derived from the 1 second resolution SRTM data acquired by NASA in February 2000. The calculation of slope from DEM-S accounted for the varying spacing between grid points ...

DMCii Mosaic Image

OGC:WCS | ESRI: Image Service | OGC:WMS

The DMCii Mosaic service presents a sample of imagery captured by UK2-DMC satellite between December 2011 and April 2012.

Defence Restricted Areas

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

Defence Prohibited and Training Areas. This data approximates the locations of Defence prohibited and training areas. Data included in this service is indicative only and should not be used for detailed planning. For 10.2 Server 2016

Developing Northern Australia White Paper Boundary June 2015

OGC:WFS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service contains the limit and extent of Northern Australia as indicated in the 2015 White Paper on Developing Northern Australia. (see http://northernaustralia.gov.au/page/publications)

Digital Elevation Model (DEM) Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) 1 Second over Australian Bathymetry Topography

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WCS | OGC:WMS

This service represents a combination of two data products, the DEM_SRTM_1Second dataset and the Australian_Bathymetry_Topography dataset. This service was created to support the CO2SAP (Co2 Storage application) Project to create a transect elevation graph within the application. This data is not available as a dataset for download as a Geoscience Australia product. The DEM_SRTM_1Second service represents the National Digital Elevation Model (DE...

Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of Australia derived from LiDAR 25 Metre Grid

OGC:WCS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This Service represents the 25 metre Digital Elevation Model (DEM), with national coverage. It is derived from merged LiDAR and various projects. New data will be added to the service as it becomes available.

Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of Australia derived from LiDAR 5 Metre Grid

OGC:WCS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This Service represents the 5 metre Digital Elevation Model (DEM), with national coverage. It is derived from merged LiDAR and various projects. New data will be added to the service as it becomes available.

Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of Australia derived from STRM with 1 Second Grid - Hydrologically Enforced

OGC:WCS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This Service represents the National DEM 1 Second Hydrologically Enforced product derived from the National DEM SRTM 1 Second and National Watercourses, lakes and Reservoirs

Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of Australia with 1 Second Grid

OGC:WCS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service represents the National Digital Elevation Model (DEM) 1 Second product derived from the National DEM SRTM 1 Second. The DEM represents ground surface topography, with vegetation features removed using an automatic process supported by several vegetation maps.

Dynamic National Map Cultivated and Native Vegetation

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service has been created specifically for display in the National Map and the chosen symbology may not suit other mapping applications. The Australian Topographic map service is seamless national dataset coverage for the whole of Australia. These data are best suited to graphical applications. These data may vary greatly in quality depending on the method of capture and digitising specifications in place at the time of capture. The web map s...

Dynamic National Map Culture and Infrastructure

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service has been created specifically for display in the National Map and the chosen symbology may not suit other mapping applications. The Australian Topographic web map service is seamless national dataset coverage for the whole of Australia. These data are best suited to graphical applications. These data may vary greatly in quality depending on the method of capture and digitising specifications in place at the time of capture. The web m...

Dynamic National Map Hydrography and Marine

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service has been created specifically for display in the National Map and the symbology displayed may not suit other mapping applications. The service includes natural and man-made surface hydrology features, such as water courses (including directional flow paths), lakes, dams and other water bodies and marine themes. The data is sourced from Geoscience Australia 250K Topographic data and AusHydro_V_2_0 data. The service contains layer sca...

Dynamic National Map Hydrography and Marine - Lines

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service has been created specifically for display in the National Map and the symbology displayed may not suit other mapping applications. Information included within the service includes the linear locations for surface hydrology, including natural and man-made features such as water courses (including directional flow paths), lakes, dams and other water bodies and marine themes. The data is sourced from Geoscience Australia 250K Topograph...

Dynamic National Map Hydrography and Marine - Points

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service has been created specifically for display in the National Map and the symbology displayed may not suit other mapping applications. Information included within the service includes the point locations for surface hydrology, including natural and man-made features such as water courses (including directional flow paths), lakes, dams and other water bodies and marine themes. The data is sourced from Geoscience Australia 250K Topographi...

Dynamic National Map Hydrography and Marine - Polygons

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service has been created specifically for display in the National Map and the symbology displayed may not suit other mapping applications. Information included within the service includes the polygon/area locations for surface hydrology, including natural and man-made features such as water courses (including directional flow paths), lakes, dams and other water bodies and marine themes. The data is sourced from Geoscience Australia 250K Top...

Dynamic National Map Labelling and Boundaries

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service has been created specifically for display in the National Map and the chosen symbology may not suit other mapping applications. These data are best suited to graphical applications. These data may vary greatly in quality depending on the method of capture and digitising specifications in place at the time of capture. The Australian Topographic web map service is seamless national dataset coverage for the whole of Australia. The map p...

Dynamic National Map Relief and Physiography

No Service Type(1) | ESRI: Map Service

This service has been created specifically for display in the National Map and the chosen symbology may not suit other mapping applications. The Australian Topographic web map service is seamless national dataset coverage for the whole of Australia. These data are best suited to graphical applications. These data may vary greatly in quality depending on the method of capture and digitising specifications in place at the time of capture. The web m...

Dynamic National Map Reserves

OGC:WMS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service has been created specifically for display in the National Map and the chosen symbology may not suit other mapping applications. The Australian Topographic web map service is seamless national dataset coverage for the whole of Australia. These data are best suited to graphical applications. These data may vary greatly in quality depending on the method of capture and digitising specifications in place at the time of capture. The web m...

Dynamic National Map Transport Infrastructure

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This service has been created specifically for display in the National Map and the chosen symbology may not suit other mapping applications. The Australian Topographic web map service is seamless national dataset coverage for the whole of Australia. These data are best suited to graphical applications. These data may vary greatly in quality depending on the method of capture and digitising specifications in place at the time of capture. The web m...

Expected Australian Earthquake Hazard (Web Mercator)

OGC:WMS | OGC:WMTS | ESRI: Map Service

The service contains the 2013 Earthquake Hazard map, as a raster and contours. This map shows the peak ground acceleration (response spectral period of 0.01 seconds) on rock expected for a 500 year return period, in units of g, evaluated for the geometric mean of the horizontal components. The map is the closest in return period and response spectral period to the current earthquake hazard map in the Australian Standard AS1170.4-2007.

GA SBAGD Framework

ESRI: Map Service

This service is a theme based extract from Geoscience Australia's Best Available GeoDatabase (SBAGD) maintained by the National Geographic Information Group. The data layers have been filtered to only include 1:100 000 scale and above features. The data is aggregated from 3 main channels which include Geoscience Australia's own Topographic Data Holdings which undergo targeted revision processes, Data captured/maintained in collaboration with Sta...

GA SBAGD Transport

ESRI: Map Service

This service is a theme based extract from Geoscience Australia's Best Available GeoDatabase (SBAGD) maintained by the National Geographic Information Group. The data layers have been filtered to only include 1:100 000 scale and above features. The data is aggregated from 3 main channels which include Geoscience Australia's own Topographic Data Holdings which undergo targeted revision processes, Data captured/maintained in collaboration with Sta...

GA Surface Geology of Australia

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

The Surface Geology web map service provides two seamless national coverages of Australian bedrock and surficial geology, compiled at 1:1 million scale (displays only at scales less than 1:1500000), and 1:2.5 million scale (displays only at scales greater than 1:1500000). It also contains 1:5 million scale geological regions and metamorphic geology. The service represents outcropping or near-outcropping bedrock units, and unconsolidated or poorl...

Gazetteer of Australia

OGC:WFS | OGC:WMS

The Australian Gazetteer service provides authoritative information on the location, and spelling of approved place names. The Australian Gazetteer is a subset of information held by the relevant State, Territory and Commonwealth naming authorities. Additional authoritative information has also been sourced from the Australian Hydrographic Service, Australian Antarctic Division and Geoscience Australia.

Gazetteer of Australia Esri Mapserver

ESRI: Map Service

The Australian Gazetteer service provides authoritative information on the location, and spelling of approved place names. The Australian Gazetteer is a subset of information held by the relevant State, Territory and Commonwealth naming authorities. Additional authoritative information has also been sourced from the Australian Hydrographic Service, Australian Antarctic Division and Geoscience Australia.

Geological Provinces 2013

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

The Australian Geological Provinces web map service contains descriptions of the fundamental geological elements of the Australian continent and offshore surrounds. Province types include sedimentary basins, tectonic provinces such as cratons and orogens, igneous provinces, and metallogenic provinces. Spatial data has been captured largely at approximately 1:1M scale for intended use between 1:2M and 1:5M scale. The full 2D spatial extent (i.e. i...

Geomorphic Features of Australia's Marine Jurisdiction

OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

The Geomorphic Features of Australia's Marine Jurisdiction web service brings together various datasets produced by Geoscience Australia that describe the distribution and types of geomorphic features found on the seabed of Australia's marine jurisdiction. This jurisdiction covers Australia's Exclusive Economic Zone, including offshore islands and territories. Geomorphic features have been identified using the best available bathymetric data with...

Geomorphology Environment WM

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web map service contains the information for Geomorphology Environment. , Geoscience Australia collaborated with the Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency (DCCEE) in a national programme of work that focused on an assessment of the vulnerability of Australia's coastline to the impacts of sea level rise. This program aimed to: , - develop the first phase of a nationally consistent geomorphic classification of coastal landform typ...

Geomorphology Landform Subtype WM

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web map service contains the information for Geomorphology Landform Subtype. , Geoscience Australia collaborated with the Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency (DCCEE) in a national programme of work that focused on an assessment of the vulnerability of Australia's coastline to the impacts of sea level rise. This program aimed to: , - develop the first phase of a nationally consistent geomorphic classification of coastal landfor...

Geomorphology Scale Guide WM

OGC:WFS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This web feature service contains the information for Geomorphology Scale Guide. , Geoscience Australia collaborated with the Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency (DCCEE) in a national programme of work that focused on an assessment of the vulnerability of Australia's coastline to the impacts of sea level rise. This program aimed to: , - develop the first phase of a nationally consistent geomorphic classification of coastal landform...

Geomorphology Smartline

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This web map service contains the information for Geomorphology Smartline. , Geoscience Australia collaborated with the Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency (DCCEE) in a national programme of work that focused on an assessment of the vulnerability of Australia's coastline to the impacts of sea level rise. This program aimed to: , - develop the first phase of a nationally consistent geomorphic classification of coastal landform types...

Geophysical Grids

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

Web Map Service of Geoscience Australia's national geophysical grids for magnetics, gravity and radiometrics. The service also contains outlines and descriptions of the airborne geophysical surveys used to compile the magnetic and radiometric grids.

Geoscience Australia Rock Properties

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS

This OGC WMS web service (generated by Geoserver) serves data from the Geoscience Australia Rock Properties database. The database stores the results of measurements of physical properties of rock and regolith specimens, including such properties as mass density, magnetic susceptibility, magnetic remanence and electrical conductivity. The database also records analytical process information such as method and instrument details where possible.

Gippsland 2D Infill 2015 Marine Seismic Survey, (GA-0352) - High Resolution Bathymetry Grids

OGC:WMS | OGC:WCS | ESRI: Map Service

Geoscience Australia conducted a marine seismic survey (GA-0352) over various areas of the Gippsland Basin, between 5th of April to the 24th of April 2015, by the Gardline CGG vessel MV Duke. This service includes all the bathymetry data collected during the survey, with the data also available as a free download from the Geoscience Australia website. The aim of the survey was to acquire industry-standard precompetitive 2D seismic data, Multi-bea...

Gippsland 2D Infill Bathymetry 2015 GA0352

ESRI: Image Service

Geoscience Australia conducted a marine seismic survey (GA-0352) over various areas of the Gippsland Basin, between 5th of April to the 24th of April 2015, by the Gardline CGG vessel MV Duke. This service includes all the bathymetry data collected during the survey, with the data also available as a free download from the Geoscience Australia website. The aim of the survey was to acquire industry-standard precompetitive 2D seismic data, Multi-bea...

Global Map

OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

The Map Service contains the data from Global Map 1 million. , The purpose of the Global Map is to accurately describe the present status of the global environment in international cooperation of respective National Mapping Organizations (NMOs) of the world.

Great Artesian Basin water table elevation

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WCS | OGC:WMS

This web service displays the elevation of the Great Artesian Basin water table. This dataset and associated metadata can be obtained from www.ga.gov.au, using catalogue number 75830.

Houtman Sub-basin 2D Seismic Survey 2014, (GA0349-Duke10046) - High Resolution Bathymetry Grids

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WCS

The Houtman Sub basin 2D seismic survey web service display seven seamless bathymetry grids of 15m (shallow water) and 25m (deep water) resolution.

Hydrochemistry Analyses

OGC:WFS | OGC:WMS

This is an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) web service providing access to hydrochemistry data (groundwater analyses) obtained from water samples collected from Australian water bores.

Hydrogeology of Australia

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

This service shows the Principal Hydrogeological Divisions of Australia which was produced from the 1:5,000,000 scale Hydrogeology of Australia map (Jacobsen and Lau, 1987).

Identify Tool GPServer

ESRI: Map Service

The Identify_Tool service includes the key set of infrastructure layers included in the LeastCostPath and ClipAndZip geoprocessing tools. The indentify query uses a dynamic tolerance and returns features including geometry as JSON.

Landcover 25 - Water (Water Observations from Space - WOfS)

OGC:WMS

This OGC Web Map Service (WMS) provides access to the Water Observations from Space (WOfS) gridded dataset indicating areas where surface water has been observed using the Geoscience Australia's (GA) Landsat 5 and 7 satellite data holdings. WOfS covers all of mainland Australia and Tasmania but excludes off-shore Territories.

Marine Survey - Geomorphology

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

The Marine Survey Geomorphology Web Map Service contains the local scale (1:10 000) interpreted geomorphology maps available for download on Geoscience Australia's website. These interpreted geomorphology maps have been produced for numerous marine survey programs conducted in Australian mainland and Antarctic waters by both Geoscience Australia and our collaborators. Layers are grouped by survey or region and where available include both the Geo...

Marine Survey Multibeam Backscatter

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

The Marine Survey Multibeam Backscatter Web Map Service contains the highest-resolution multibeam backscatter grids available for download on Geoscience Australia's website. These backscatter grids were collected over numerous multibeam survey programs conducted in Australian mainland and Antarctic waters by both Geoscience Australia and our collaborators. Layers are grouped by survey or region and where available include both the Geoscience Aust...

Marine Survey Multibeam Bathymetry

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

The Marine Survey Multibeam Bathymetry Web Map Service contains the highest-resolution multibeam bathymetry grids available for download on Geoscience Australia's website. These bathymetry grids were collected over numerous multibeam survey programs conducted in Australian mainland and Antarctic waters by both Geoscience Australia and our collaborators. Layers are grouped by survey or region and where available include both the Geoscience Austral...

Multibeam 50m Bathymetry 2012

ESRI: Image Service | OGC:WCS

This map service contains the extents of the multibeam bathymetry data held by GA, as at August 2012, which lies within the boundaries of Australia's Extended Continental Shelf, as well as some data in international waters.

Multibeam 50m Bathymetry 2012 RGB

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

This map service contains the extents of the multibeam bathymetry data held by GA, as at August 2012, which lies within the boundaries of Australia's Extended Continental Shelf, as well as some data in international waters.

Multibeam Coverage Extents 2015

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

This service shows the coverage of Geoscience Australia's multibeam bathymetry holdings as it stands in 2015.

Multibeam Coverage Extents 2016

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

This service shows the coverage of Geoscience Australia's multibeam bathymetry holdings as it stands in 2016.

NATMAP Digital Maps 250K 2008 Edition

OGC:WCS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Image Service

This image service contains the NATMAP 1:250, 000 scale maps from the NATMAP Digital Maps 2008 DVD, produced by Geoscience Australia's National Mapping Division and its predecessor, the Australian Surveying and Land Information Group (AUSLIG), in the form of eight Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) zone mosaics, served from a mosaic dataset. This is the largest scale at which published topographic maps cover the entire continent. The maps h...

NATMAP Digital Maps 250K 2008 Edition WM

OGC:WCS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

This cached map service contains the NATMAP 1:250, 000 scale maps from the NATMAP Digital Maps 2008 DVD, produced by Geoscience Australia's National Mapping Division and its predecessor, the Australian Surveying and Land Information Group (AUSLIG), in the form of a single mosaic based on GDA94 geographic projection. This is the largest scale at which published topographic maps cover the entire continent. The maps have been revised using a va...

NEXIS Agricultural Exposure

No Service Type(2) | OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS

The National Exposure Information System (NEXIS) Agricultural Exposure web service is a set of ABS Statistical Area Level 1 (SA1) and Local Government Areas (LGA) polygon layers providing national agricultural exposure information.

NEXIS Building Exposure

OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

The National Exposure Information System (NEXIS) Building Exposure web service is a set of ABS Statistical Area Level 1 (SA1) and Local Government Areas (LGA) polygon layers providing national exposure information for residential, commercial and industrial buildings individually.

NEXIS Residential Population Density

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WCS

NEXIS (National Exposure Information System) Residential Population Density web service is a set of five raster layers, representing the density of people across Australia at different scales and resolution.

National Aviation Facilities

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Aviation Facilities Datasets, representing the spatial locations of air traffic services centres, along with all known aviation control towers, major hangars, major fuel depots, major terminals and fire fighting and rescue facilities located within Australia, all complimented with feature attribution

National Dam Walls

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Dam Walls dataset and presents the spatial locations of major dam walls located within Australia, all complemented with feature attribution.

National Desalination Plants

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Desalination Plants dataset and presents the spatial locations of all the known major desalination plants within Australia, all complemented with feature attribution.

National Detention and Correctional Facilities

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Detention and Correctional Facilities datasets, representing the spatial locations of all known immigration detention and correctional facilities located within Australia, all complemented with feature attribution.

National Electricity Infrastructure

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Major Power Stations, Substations and Transmission Lines datasets. These datasets present the spatial locations of all known features in Australia.

National Foreign Embassies and Consulates

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Foreign Embassies and Consulates Datasets, representing the spatial locations of all known foreign embassies, high commissions and consulates located within Australia, all complemented with feature attribution.

National Judicial Courts

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Judicial Courts dataset and presents the spatial locations of all the known Australian High Courts, Australian Federal Courts and the Australian Federal Circuit Courts located within Australia, all complemented with feature attribution.

National Liquid Fuel Facilities

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Liquid Fuel Facilities Datasets, representing the spatial locations of all known liquid fuel depots, refineries, terminals and petrol stations located within Australia, all complemented with feature attribution.

National Local Government Area Council Offices

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Local Government Area Council Offices dataset and presents the spatial locations of all known Local Government Area council office facilities within Australia, all complemented with feature attribution.

National Maritime Facilities

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the Maritime Facilities Datasets, representing the spatial locations of major ports and public ferry terminals located within Australia and its Territories, all complimented with feature attribution.

National Oil and Gas Infrastructure

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Oil and Gas Infrastructure datasets. These datasets present the spatial locations of onshore oil and gas pipelines for the transmission of oil and gas within mainland Australia. They also present the location of oil and gas platforms within Australia's territorial waters.

National Submarine Canyons of Australia

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

On the Australian margin, submarine canyons have formed along all sides of the continent and are exposed to the potential influence of large-scale ocean currents, including the Leeuwin Current and the East Australian Current. Recognised in marine bioregional plans as potential biodiversity hotspots, many of these canyons sit within the new national network of Commonwealth Marine Reserves. This GIS polygon layer contains 753 submarine canyons alon...

National Telephone Exchanges

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Telephone Exchanges dataset and presents the spatial locations of all the known telephone exchange facilities located within Australia, all complemented with feature attribution.

National Wastewater Treatment Facilities

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

This web service provides access to the National Wastewater Treatment Facilities dataset and presents the spatial locations of all the known wastewater treatment facilities within Australia, all complemented with feature attribution.

NationalMap Colour Topographic Base World WM

ESRI: Image Service | OGC:WMTS

This service is produced for the NationalMap project. It provides seamless topographic colour mapping for the whole of Australia, including the external territories of Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Christmas Island, Norfolk Island and Lord Howe Island. The service consists of Geoscience Australia data at smaller scales and OpenStreetMap data is used at larger scales.

NationalMap GreyScale Topographic Base - World (Web Mercator)

OGC:WMTS | ESRI: Map Service

This service is produced for the National Map project. It provides seamless topographic greyscale mapping for the whole of Australia, including the external territories of Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Christmas Island, Norfolk Island and Lord Howe Island. The service consists of Geoscience Australia data at smaller scales and OpenStreetMap data is used at larger scales. The service contains layer scale dependencies.

NationalMap Greyscale Topographic Base World WM

ESRI: Image Service

This service is produced for the National Map project. It provides seamless topographic greyscale mapping for the whole of Australia, including the external territories of Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Christmas Island, Norfolk Island and Lord Howe Island. The service consists of Geoscience Australia data at smaller scales and OpenStreetMap data is used at larger scales. The service contains layer scale dependencies.

Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility Act 2016 - Northern Australia Definition

OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

This service contains the limit and extent of Northern Australia as defined by the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility Act 2016 (https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2016A00041).

Northern Australia Land Tenure

OGC:WMS | OGC:WMTS

This service is produced specifically for the Northern Australia Project and may be removed or changes without notice. This web service shows land tenure in Western Australia and Queensland north of the Tropic of Capricorn and the whole of Northern Territory. This service uses PSMA 2015 land tenure data for Western Australia, and PSMA August 2016 for Northern Territory and Queensland.

Northern Australia Land Tenure ESRI Mapserver

ESRI: Map Service

This service is produced specifically for the Northern Australia Project and may be removed or changes without notice. This web service shows land tenure in Western Australia and Queensland north of the Tropic of Capricorn and the whole of Northern Territory. This service uses PSMA 2015 land tenure data for Western Australia, and PSMA August 2016 for Northern Territory and Queensland.

OZTemp Interpreted Temperature at 5km Depth

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

This service is for the 'OZTemp Interpreted Temperature at 5km Depth' image of Australia product. It includes an interpretation of the crustal temperature at 5km depth, based on the OZTemp bottom hole temperature database and additional confidential company data.

OZTemp Interpreted Temperature at 5km Depth Image

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Image Service

An interpretation of the crustal temperature at 5km depth, based on the OzTemp bottom hole temperature database and additional confidential company data. A simple two layer model has been used for the extrapolation of the temperature to 5km depth; where the data quality and availability has allowed a slightly more complex three layer model using heatflow and thermal conductivity data was used for the extrapolation.

OZTemp Well Data

ESRI: Map Service | ESRI: Map Service | ESRI: Map Service

This service is based on the OZTemp Well Temperature Data displaying only the points used to create the OZTemp_Interpreted_Temperature_at_5km_Depth_Image product. , This is an extract from the OZTemp database, an updated and improved version of the AUSTHERM05 borehole temperature database previously described by Chopra and Holgate (2005). OZTemp currently contains 5513 individual wells and 17247 temperature and/or temperature gradient data recor...

OZTemp Well Temperature Data Extract

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WFS | OGC:WMS

This service includes well geothermal temperature and location, extracted (from the OZTemp database), and used to create the 'OZTemp Interpreted Temperature at 5km Depth' image of Australia.

Oceanic Shoals CMR Marine Biodiversity Survey 2012

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS

This web service contains sediment and geochemistry information for the Oceanic Shoals Commonwealth Marine Reserve (CMR) in the Timor Sea collected by Geoscience Australia during September and October 2012 on RV Solander (survey GA0339/SOL5650). Further information on the survey is available in the post-survey report published as Geoscience Australia Record 2013/38: Nichol, S.L., Howard, F.J.F., Kool, J., Stowar, M., Bouchet, P., Radke, L., Siwa...

Oceanic Shoals Commonwealth Marine Reserve Marine Biodiversity Survey 2012

OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

This web service contains information on seabed sediments and geochemistry for samples collected in 2012 from the Oceanic Shoals Commonwealth Marine Reserve in the Timor Sea under the National Environmental Research Program Marine Biodiversity Hub.

Oceanic Shoals Samples

ESRI: Map Service | ESRI: Map Service

This web service (WFS/WMS) contains sediment and geochemistry data for the Oceanic Shoals Commonwealth Marine Reserve (CMR) in the Timor Sea collected by Geoscience Australia during September and October 2012 on RV Solander (survey GA0339/SOL5650). The detailed metadata for the individual sediment and geochemistry layers are in the following GeoCAT records: 78786, 78788, 78789, 78790, 78791, 78793, 78794, 78795, 78796, 78798 and 79005. Further i...

Onshore Seismic Surveys

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

The Onshore Seismic Surveys of Australia Web Map Service depicts all land seismic traverses across the Australian continent and its margins. The service provides access to raw and processed data in SEGY format for each survey. The metadata includes acquisition reports, processing reports, processed images, logs.

Print Service GPServer

ESRI: Geoprocessing Service

The Print Service provides PDF map prints via an online interface. This service prints detailed PDF maps, including scale bar and marginalia.

Proximity to Transmission Infrastructure - Lines (Web Mercator)

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMTS | OGC:WMS

This service provides distances to known electricity transmission lines. The distances are represented as a regular grid (raster) surface or as isolines. The proximity values are calculated over Australian land mass, and include inland water bodies. Topography of the terrain and curvature of the earth were not taken into consideration in any calculations i.e. actual traversal distances will be greater than those calculated.

Proximity to Transmission Infrastructure - Substations (Web Mercator)

ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMTS | OGC:WMS

This service provides distances to known electricity transmission substations. The distances are represented as a regular grid (raster) surface or as isolines. The values represent the minimum distance, to the nearest transmission substations. The proximity values are calculated over Australian land mass, and include inland water bodies. Topography of the terrain and curvature of the earth were not taken into consideration in any calculations ...

Scanned 250K Geological Map Index

OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

This Web Map Service displays the spatial extents of scanned images of all 1:250 000 scale geological maps of Australia. The service contains information on the edition, publication date, and map publisher, and has links to map images available as 125 DPI and 250 DPI resolution JPG files.

Treaty or Agreement - Australian Maritime Boundary Treaties and Agreements - epoch AMB2014a

OGC:WMS | OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service

The service contains all maritime boundaries treaties signed by Australia (NOT ALL ARE IN FORCE). Where the original datum of the treaty is not specified as GDA94, all defined points have been transformation by Geoscience Australia's National Geospatial Reference Systems Section to GDA94.

Waste Management Facilities

OGC:WFS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WMS

This web service provides access to the Waste Management Facilities dataset and presents the spatial locations of all the known waste management, recycling and reprocessing facilities within Australia, all complemented with feature attribution.

World Bathy

ESRI: Map Service

The world bathy service is comprised of free data sources from around the web. , Lineage: , Made with Natural Earth. Free vector and raster map data @ naturalearthdata.com. Global Digital Elevation Model (ETOPO2) represents gridded (2 minute by 2 minute) elevation and bathymetry for the world. These data were derived from the National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) ETOPO2 Global 2' Elevations data set from September 2001.

World Bathy Map Service

OGC:WMS

The world bathy service is comprised of free data sources from around the web. , Lineage: , Made with Natural Earth. Free vector and raster map data @ naturalearthdata.com. Global Digital Elevation Model (ETOPO2) represents gridded (2 minute by 2 minute) elevation and bathymetry for the world. These data were derived from the National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) ETOPO2 Global 2' Elevations data set from September 2001.

World Bathymetry Base Map (Web Mercator)

OGC:WMS | OGC:WMTS | ESRI: Map Service

World Bathymetry Base Map. The service includes world bathymetry data, and ocean, country, population and natural features. The information was derived from various sources, including Natural Earth and National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) ETOPO2 Global 2 Elevations from the September 2001 data. The service contains layer scale dependencies.

World Bathymetry Image WM

OGC:WCS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

The world image bathy service is comprised of free data sources from around the web. Made with Natural Earth (http://www.naturalearthdata.com/). Contains the Natural Earth 1 with Shaded Relief and Water Raster at 1:50m scale.

World Bathymetry, Imagery and Hillshade (Web Mercator)

No Service Type(3) | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service | OGC:WCS

This service includes world bathymetry, elevation (hillshade), and satellite imagery data, and ocean, country, population and natural features. The information was derived from various sources, including Natural Earth and Landsat Imagery. It is a cached service with a Web Mercator Projection. The service contains layer scale dependencies.

World Political Boundaries (Web Mercator)

OGC:WMTS | OGC:WMS | ESRI: Map Service

World Political Boundaries. The world boundaries service is comprised of free data sources from around the web. Made with TOPO250K data, NATMAP Topographic Mapping data and Natural Earth data (http://www.naturalearthdata.com/). Contains the Admin 0 - Countries cultural layer - version 3.1.0. It is a cached service with a Web Mercator Projection.