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NATMAP Digital Maps 2008.

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: ANZCW0703011515

Title: NATMAP Digital Maps 2008.


Custodian: Geoscience Australia - National Mapping Division (formerly AUSLIG)

Jurisdiction: Australia



This contains all 1:250,000 scale NATMAP topographic maps covering Australia as georeferenced raster files which is ideal for use with GPS. The product also includes:

- Seven Australia MGA Zone maps for measuring distance at 1:250,000 scale;

- A map of Australia at 1:1 million scale (currency average 1976);

- A Landsat Satellite image of Australia (25m pixel size); and

- Gazetteer of Austalia.

ANZLIC search words:

  • LAND Topography Mapping

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: Not Known

Dataset status

Progress: Complete

Maintenance and update frequency: Not Known


Stored data format:
DIGITAL - ecw ER Mapper Enhanced Compressed Wavelet (ECW) GDA94
Available format type:
DIGITAL - ecw ER Mapper Enhanced Compressed Wavelet (ECW) GDA94

Access constraints:

Not known

Data quality


National Mapping 250K data

Positional accuracy:

Refer Geoscience Australia 250K data standards

Attribute accuracy:

Refer Geoscience Australia 250K data standards

Logical Consistency:

Data has been beta tested and checked internally for integrity.


Full coverage of all feature classes except powerlines and pipelines in South Australia.

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

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Authors:Beer, A. Anderson, H. Richardson, P.