"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,... more »
Australia Post has strict licensing on it's data products, including the Postal Address File (the authoritative list of postal addresses in Australia) and the official postcode/locality list. Recently they have tightened the licencing on their data which will no doubt lead to less individuals and businesses using it and hence more poor decisions about peoples locations and their addresses will be made. As Australia... more »
The new Australian National Shipwrecks Database (ANSDB) was launched in December 2009. This database includes all known shipwrecks in Australian waters. New features of the ANSDB include many extra fields of information, the capacity to attach images to shipwrecks, the ability to link shipwrecks to relics recovered from shipwreck sites, site environment information for divers and site managers and a history field with... more »
Australian Astronomical Observatory data and catalogues:
Digital Cadastre Database covering all land parcels in Australia with a CC license. Ideally with underlying attributes but would be happy with a 'lite' version showing property boundaries. This would support community mapping projects such as Openstreetmap.
It would be great to access and Open dataset of the geolocation of all Companies and Businesses Registered in Australia.
Any sensitive private data could be stricken prior to publishing; and the dataset refreshed annually.
IP Australia has bulk patent and trademark data available for a fee:
Since the source data is already available, this should be an easy one.
Federal Electoral Boundary map 2013
Federal Election Results Map
Divisional electorate maps
Historical electoral division profiles and maps
ACCC - publish a number of public registers of information as required under legislation. We also maintain some voluntary public registers in the public interest. Through these registers, we remain transparent and accountable in our decision making. - Mergers register - Access to services registers - Authorisations & notifications registers - Telecommunications registers - Undertakings register - Infringement notice registers... more »
Home Solar installations and their historical output by postcode http://ret.cleanenergyregulator.gov.au/REC-Registry/Data-reports
Australian Greenhouse Emissions Information System http://ageis.climatechange.gov.au/
National Pollutant Inventory (locations and chemical makeup of Australia's industrial pollution) http://www.npi.gov.au/npidata/action/load/browse-search
Research undertaken by CSIRO in relation to biodiversity, bushfires, pollution, extreme events, landscape and sustainability
Research undertaken by CSIRO in relation to energy, powering transport, energy from oil and gas, renewables and smart systems, coal, carbon footprint
Research available from CSIRO in relation to water usage - water for cities and towns; rural and regional water; water information systems
Research available from CSIRO regarding oceans and coasts - marine resources and development; marine life; coasts; oceans and climate