2.8.1 Powerlines Example 1

Location of Example: 148°54'21" East, 34°51'41" South
Distinctive Characteristics:
  • Wire or wires supported on poles or pylons, used for the transmission of high voltage electricity.
  • Evidence of multiple poles or pilons a regular distance apart would suggest power lines run between them. Powerlines terminate at a substation or powerstation.
Regional Considerations:
Figure: Representation of a Powerlines terminating at a Substation.

Figure: Orthophotography 50cm RGB=123 Figure: SPOT Pseudo-natural 2.5m Figure: Oblique Photography Powerlines

Topic contact: mapfeedback@ga.gov.au Last updated: January 20, 2012