Positioning and Navigation

Geoscience Australia is the national focal point for coordination of geodetic information and data, and maintains a national network of geomagnetic observatories which forms part of a global observatory network.

Geoscience Australia is the national focal point for coordination of geodetic information and data and is working with state agencies, the Intergovernmental Committee on Surveying and Mapping (ICSM) and industry groups towards the provision of the best possible data.

Geoscience Australia maintains a national network of geomagnetic observatories which forms part of a global observatory network.


Positioning for the Future

Geoscience Australia is the Australian Government agency responsible for Australia's fundamental national positioning infrastructure and services.


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Datum Modernisation in Australia

Australia's datum is being modernised to ensure that all users of location-based systems can take full advantage of the increased accuracy in existing and future positioning and navigation technologies.


Navigation

Geodesy

Global Positioning System (GPS), AUSGeoid, AUSPOS, sunrise and sunset times, geodetic calculations and overview information about Geodesy.


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Geomagnetism

Geoscience Australia maintains a national network of geomagnetic observatories which forms part of a global observatory network.


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Governance

Australian Government and international obligations governing Geoscience Australia's earth monitoring activities.