Government Datasets or APIs

National Health Services Directory

The National Health Services Directory is a federally funded project which has gathered all locations, hours and serivces for doctors, hospitals and pharmacies across Australia.

 

http://www.nhsd.com.au/

 

This data at the moment is only available as a licensed API. It would benefit greatly from being both an open API and also from having regular dumps of all data to data.gov.au.

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6 votes
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Government Datasets or APIs

MYEFO as CSV line item data

MYEFO is the Mid Year Economic & Fiscal Outcome which lists all the policy changes affecting spending that occur between when the budget is handed down in May and whenever the MYEFO is delivered (usually Nov but can be delayed). eg http://budget.gov.au/2013-14/content/myefo/html/ Wasn't sure if I was supposed to open a new request for the MYEFO data. To add MYEFO data to existing budget data sets it needs to be broken ...more »

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6 votes

Government Datasets or APIs

Library / Museum / Gallery online exhibitions

Searchable database of library / museum / art gallery online exhibitions. These are produced to accompany physical exhibitions and just as much research goes into the online exhibition as to the physical. These have great research value to a variety of people depending on the content - art historians, family historians, social reasearchers, students, etc. When the exhibition is over, the exhibition pages are often relegated ...more »

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1 vote

Government Datasets or APIs

Australian School term dates iCalendar

A list of Aus School term dates is here: http://australia.gov.au/topics/australian-facts-and-figures/school-term-dates It would be great to have them in iCalendar format so you could download them all/selected states/territories depending on need. Differentation between teacher and student start/finish dates would be excellent. Differing start/finish dates would also be good - for example, Colleges in Tasmania have slightly ...more »

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1 vote

Government Datasets or APIs

Vote Compass - Raw Data

The ABC has released several aggregate data sets from the Vote Compass survey run prior to the federal election. Is it also possible to get the (anonymous) raw data, that is the answers to all questions and demographics for each response. This would allow heat maps to be produced, i.e. of response positions on the graph, either overall (demographically weighted), or for specific demographics. It would also allow correlation ...more »

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4 votes

Government Datasets or APIs

AEC - Raw voting data

The AEC has been reported as having a program, EasyCount, for calculating election results, into which the raw voting data is entered.

 

This raw data, as input, should be released, allowing analysis of preference trends, comparison of alternative counting methods, and verification of the AEC software.

 

Voting data is already anonymous, so there should be no privacy implications.

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20 votes