Scientific topics Water

Last updated:7 June 2023

Geoscience Australia provides information and advice towards the management of Australia's groundwater and surface water resources.


Provides advice and information to the Australian, State and Territory Governments, natural resource authorities and the community on a variety of groundwater resource issues.

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National surface water information

A core information requirement for managing Australia's water resources is knowledge of the spatial location, relationships and characteristics of the hydrological natural and man-made features that make up the hydrological system.

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Securing Australia's Water Resources

Securing Australia’s water resources to optimise and sustain their use.

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