Delivering online mapping tools and information, this interactive service allows you to download Australian maps and data for FREE. MapConnect is useful to professionals or students working with spatial data. The general public is welcome to use this resource, but should note that some aspects of MapConnect are specialised. About MapConnect

MapConnect categorises data in five themes:
  • 250K - 1:250 000 scale topographic map data
  • GlobalMap - 1:1 million scale topographic map data
  • Geology and Geomorphology - Multiple scales of Geology and Geomorphology data
  • Groundwater - Groundwater themed datasets
  • geoMAP - Create a quality PDF map.

MapConnect is a FREE service, some of the data can be downloaded using the interactive map selection process.


The material within this website is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon for any particular purpose. It is made available on the understanding that the Australian Government is not thereby engaged in rendering professional advice. Please contact Geoscience Australia before taking any action based on material on this website.

Geoscience Australia data, including elevation data, is not guaranteed fit to be used for aviation purposes. Geoscience Australia has tried to make the information in the MapConnect product, and derived maps, as accurate as possible. However, Geoscience Australia does not guarantee that the information is totally accurate or complete.

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