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Flyer design for Geoscience Australia’s Open Day

Come explore the wonders of geoscience

02 August 2013

Come and explore the wonders of geoscience when Geoscience Australia hosts its annual Open Day on Sunday 18 August.

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Geoscience Australia reaches out in National Science Week

05 August 2013

There will be more to Geoscience Australia's National Science Week activities than just our Open Day, with several public lectures by our scientists taking place across Canberra.

Critical commodities for a high-tech world report re-issued

14 August 2013

The report on Critical commodities for a high-tech world: Australia's potential to supply global demand has been re-issued and includes corrected data on mineral resources and production.

Geoscience Australia staff member explaining a plastic groundwater model.

New records set for Geoscience Australia's Open Day

20 August 2013

Geoscience Australia's Open Day, held on Sunday 18 August, was another great success with a new record of around 8000 happy and interested visitors through the door.

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Australia's foundations revealed in a new atlas

11 September 2013

Resource explorers, mining companies, researchers and the public will have improved opportunities to more closely investigate what geological structures lie beneath Australia with the release of an atlas of Australia's deep seismic reflection profiles.

A cake styled in the shape of the Earth’s tectonic plates

Earth Science Week 2013 - Mapping our World

17 September 2013

The count-down is on to Earth Science Week 2013, with annual celebrations due to kick-off in a few weeks. Find out how you can 'rock' October and map your world.

Earthquake recorded near Campbelltown

08 October 2013

Residents of Sydney's outer suburbs started their day with a shake this morning as a magnitude 3.5 earthquake hit the Campbelltown region at 7:15am.

Team inspecting a conveyor.

Australia's Mineral Resource Assessment

01 November 2013

Potential investors have the opportunity to evaluate Australia's mineral resource industry potential with the aid of a newly released assessment of the country's minerals industry.

A man sitting on a rock reading a map.

Australian geological provinces revealed

01 November 2013

A new dataset which provides a perspective of Australia through geological time will help researchers and resource exploration companies develop a greater understanding of what lies beneath the continent and part of its offshore jurisdiction.

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Pre-competitive work helps reduce petroleum exploration risk in the Bight

06 November 2013

The Minister for Industry, the Hon. Ian Macfarlane MP, recently awarded three 2012 offshore petroleum exploration permits in the Bight Basin to three major international petroleum explorers.

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