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,... more »

Government Datasets or APIs

Free Postcode and Postal Address Data

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 »

Government Datasets or APIs

Australian national shipwreck database

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 »

Government Datasets or APIs

ACCC - public registers

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 »

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Government Datasets or APIs

Climate Change/Renewable Energy Data

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