Highlights include: the agency’s work to map Australia’s minerals from space, the National Flood Risk Information Project, increasing use of high performance computing, infrastructure to improve satellite positioning accuracy in Australia, and the publication of Shaping a Nation: A Geology of Australia.
Machinery of Government changes
Geoscience Australia is now part of the Industry portfolio, effective 18 September 2013.
Geoscience Australia was previously part of the Resources, Energy and Tourism portfolio, which was abolished on 18 September 2013, with most former Resources, Energy and Tourism functions now within the Industry portfolio.
Machinery of Government changes will be reflected on the Geoscience Australia website in due course.