Earth Observation and Satellite Imagery

Geoscience Australia provides Earth observation services, expert advice, and information for decision makers.

Geoscience Australia provides Earth observation services, expert advice, and information for decision makers. We are Australia's principal earth resource satellite ground station and data processing facility. More about our capabilities.


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Basics

Learn about satellite imagery and why Geoscience Australia use it. View satellite images of natural disasters and significant events, plus more in the 'basics' section.


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Our Capabilities

An outline of Geoscience Australia's capabilities, including examples of recent work.


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Accessing and Ordering Satellite Imagery

Licensing conditions, technical, ordering and product information for satellite imagery and aerial photography.


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Satellites and Sensors

A description of each satellite and sensor with links to product information.


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Land Cover

The National Dynamic Land Cover Dataset of Australia is the first nationally consistent and thematically comprehensive land cover reference for Australia.


OGRE

Government Procurement of Optical Geospatial Radar and Elevation Data

OGRE is streamlining and improving the way the Commonwealth Government acquires Earth observation imagery and services.


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Contact Earth Observation Client Services

Contact information for enquiries, including email, location and opening hours.