It would be good to have an authoritive source for all schools in Australia. http://www.myschool.edu.au/ might be a good place to start. In particular, the contact details and location of schools would be great. I've lost count the number of projects I've been involved in where the list of schools have been created from user input or manually created. A unique code of a school would significantly improve ease of reporting. ...more »
Federal Electoral Boundary map 2013
Federal Election Results Map
Divisional electorate maps
Historical electoral division profiles and maps
Australian Antarctic Scientific Data
AURIN is an initiative of the Australian Government being conducted as part of the Super Science Initiative and financed from the Education Investment Fund, and the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy. http://data.aurin.org.au/ Funded by the Australian Government through the Education Investment Fund, and the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy, the $24 million AURIN initiative ...more »
It would be great to get access to nationally compiled service information via the data.gov.au portal.
I am thinking specifically of the spatial data maintained within mychild.com.au and myschool.com.au.
I am currently doing a project that I hope will bring light to the Indigenous Australians who served in WWI. I wish to determine what Indigenous nation each soldier was born in. I know the birth place of each soldier. If I had access to the AIATSIS database that was used to create this map - http://aiatsis.gov.au/aboriginal-studies-press/products/aboriginal-australia-map - I could create an API to do this. However, ...more »