Geoscience Australia supporting outcomes for our nation

Geoscience Australia is making strides in its projects to invest in the future, capture satellite images and track positioning data.

The information Geoscience Australia gathers helps decision making and improve national economic, environmental and social outcomes for our nation.

Exploring for the Future

This $100.5 million Australian Government initiative for resource exploration will deliver new geoscience research on the resource potential of northern Australia.

Digital Earth Australia

Uses spatial data and images recorded by satellites to map physical changes across Australia. This data provides information to Australian governments and industry for checking the environment, and increasing productivity in the agriculture and mining industries.

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National Positioning Infrastructure project

Establishes infrastructure to track and verify data from global networks of satellites to deliver instant and accurate access to positioning and timing information across Australia.