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Map Sheet / Data indexes 2004 (for 1:100 000 and 1:250 000 NATMAP and GEODATA TOPO 250K)

Note: This metadata describes the dataset in accordance with the ANZLIC (Australia New Zealand Land Information Council) Core Metadata Guidelines Version 2.

Dataset citation

ANZLIC unique identifier: ANZCW0703005264

Title: Map Sheet / Data indexes 2004 (for 1:100 000 and 1:250 000 NATMAP and GEODATA TOPO 250K)


Custodian: Geoscience Australia

Jurisdiction: Australia



Contains separate GIS datasets of map numbers and names appearing on 1:100 000 and 1:250 000 scale NATMAP topographic maps and GEODATA TOPO 250K Series 2 data tiles. The datasets contain map numbers, map names and the geographic extent of each map and data tile in the indexes.

ANZLIC search words:

  • LAND Topography Mapping
  • LAND Topography Maps
  • MARINE Coasts Maps

Spatial domain:

locality map

Geographic extent name: AUSTRALIA EXCLUDING EXTERNAL TERRITORIES - AUS - Australia - Australia

Geographic extent polygon: 112 -9, 154 -9, 154 -44, 112 -44, 112 -9,

Note: The format for each Geographic extent name is: Name - Identifier - Category - Jurisdiction (as appropriate) See GEN Register

Geographic bounding box:
North bounding latitude: -9 °
South bounding latitude: -44 °
East bounding longitude: 154 °
West bounding longitude: 112 °

Data currency

Beginning date: Not Known

Ending date: 2003-09-25

Dataset status

Progress: In Progress

Maintenance and update frequency: Not Known


Stored data format:
DIGITAL - e00 ArcInfo export (e00) ArcInfo Workstation Geographic GDA94
Available format type:
DIGITAL - mif MapInfo Interchange Format (MIF) MapInfo Geographic GDA94
DIGITAL - e00 ArcInfo export (e00) ArcInfo Workstation Geographic GDA94
DIGITAL - shp ArcView shape file ArcView Geographic GDA94

Access constraints:

The data are subject to copyright. Data files may be downloaded from Geoscience Australia's website at A licence agreement is required.

Data quality


The data were captured from the 1:100 000 and 1:250 000 Map Names database and the 1:250 000 digital data database.

Positional accuracy:

Each map has individual map extents.

Attribute accuracy:

Not Documented

Logical Consistency:

Not Documented


Complete as per published maps and digital data archive.

Contact information

Contact organisation: Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia) (GA)
Contact position: Manager Client Services
Mail address: Cnr Jerrabomberra Ave and Hindmarsh Dr
Mail address: GPO Box 378
Locality: Canberra
State: ACT
Country: Australia
Postcode: 2601
Telephone: 02 6249 9966
Facsimile: 02 6249 9960
Electronic mail address:

Metadata information

Metadata date: 2013-03-08

Additional metadata

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Metadata reference XML:

Size of dataset: 0.9 - 5.3 MB depending on the format.

Scale/resolution: 1:100 000 and 1:250 000