Government Datasets or APIs

Free the G-NAF Address Dataset

"G-NAF is the authoritative index of geocoded Australian addresses. This award-winning dataset contains more than 13 million physical addresses that are sourced from the address custodians from each state and territory, the Australian Electoral Commission and Australia Post."

http://www.psma.com.au/?product=g-naf

Compiled and maintained using data from a wide range Government agencies, it's only available at a cost, which means address geo-coding, a basic location service isn't freely available to foster innovation.

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