New 1:250 000 scale Geodata now available

6 July 2006


Geoscience Australia has released the latest version of the popular 1:250,000 scale vector data.

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GEODATA TOPO 250K Series 3 is a vector representation of the major topographical features appearing on 1:250,000 scale topographic maps, and is primarily designed to provide high quality data for mapping, emergency management and GIS professionals. Series 3 includes cartographic layers and symbology that allows production of high quality map products for little effort.

The previous version (Series 2) was available in State based packages of individual map tiles whereas Series 3 data is provided as a seamless coverage of Australia in ten different themes - cartography, elevation, framework, habitation, hydrography, infrastructure, terrain, transport, utility and vegetation.

GEODATA TOPO 250K Series 3 is available as packaged products on DVD covering all of Australia. Choose from Personal Geodatabase, ArcView Shape file or MapInfo TAB file formats. Price is $99 per package.

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