Queensland airborne magnetic data and map release

10 February 2003


Queensland airborne magnetic data and mapA levelled airborne magnetic grid over the entire onshore Queensland area and offshore is being jointly released by the Geological Survey of Queensland and Geoscience Australia on 17 February 2003. The composite grid has a resolution of 250m.

An enhanced magnetic pixel-image map (A0 size) of the same area at 1:2 500 000 scale is also being released.

The Queensland airborne magnetic composite grid includes data acquired by the Geological Survey of Queensland and Geoscience Australia, as well as data acquired by private companies and now in the public domain.

  • The digital grid data are available on CD-ROM from Geoscience Australia at a cost of A$99 per CD (including GST; packing and postage extra). The data are also available from the Geological Survey of Queensland (price on application).
  • The colour hardcopy map is available from Geoscience Australia and the Geological Survey of Queensland at a cost of A$41.47 per map (including GST; packing and postage extra).

To purchase the map or data, please contact:

  • Geoscience Australia Sales Centre, GPO Box 378, Canberra, ACT, 2601, Australia, 02 6249 9966 (Ph), 02 6249 9982 (FAX) or online at Sales Centre.
  • Department of Natural Resources and Mines Information Centre, Level 2, Mineral House, 41 George St, Brisbane, QLD, 4000, Australia, 07 3237 1435 (Ph), 07 3221 9517 (FAX) or email geological_info@nrm.qld.gov.au

Click HERE for further details on the data and its release.

Topic contact: media@ga.gov.au Last updated: October 4, 2013