MapConnect wins ESRI 2007 Web GIS award

31 October 2007


ESRI Web GIS Challenge Award 2007 (Image copyright Geoscience Australia 2007)

Geoscience Australia's internet mapping facility, MapConnect, has won the ESRI Australia Web GIS Challenge for 2007.

Voted on by the Australian GIS community, MapConnect was judged as having the best mapping website in the country in terms of innovation, ease of use, clarity of information, functionality and overall look.

MapConnect utilises Geoscience Australia's 1:250 000 scale topographic GEODATA and enables users to customise and download their chosen map.

MapConnect continues to grow with more data in a variety of scales, themes and functionality to be added, and over 1700 unique users exploring the service each month.

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