Vicmap Data Supply Information sessions 2017

Land Use Victoria helps organisations who maintain and improve Vicmap products.

We hosted three Vicmap Data Supply Information sessions in August 2017.  These sessions were for organisations supplying data to Vicmap.

Final presentations from the sessions are below.

Vicmap Catalogue 2016-17

The Catalogue lists all of the current 14 Vicmap Products.

It includes:

  • information about the products - themes and source datasets
  • case studies of how each product may  be used
  • access options
  • technical detail such as coverage and currency.

For a published hard copy, contact vicmap.help@delwp.vic.gov.au

Vicmap Catalogue 2016-17 (PDF, 2.4 MB)

Vicmap Catalogue 2016-17 (RTF, 369.7 KB)

Updating Australia’s datum for GPS

GDA2020 is the new datum for Australia to replace the GDA94 datum used by devices with GPS navigation. It will ensure higher accuracy for GPS devices and offer some future proofing for Australia’s datum.

Visit the GDA2020 website.

Newtech is an event for regional Victorians to remain informed of State wide spatial information initiatives. It's a great opportunity for discussing local issues and networking in the spatial industry. Newtech is brought to you by DELWP and supported by Spatial Industries Business Association (SIBA).

This unique conference circuit has been bringing together land information experts and trade exhibitors to regional centres since 1997. There is also an emphasis on highlighting local regional applications and developments.

Newtech conferences

Newtech Gippsland: New Directions - Embracing Change

This year's conference 'Newtech-New Directions' will showcase how emerging and established industries are using advances in spatial to unlock new markets and opportunities. The program is designed to provide opportunities for industry professionals, start-ups, government and local business to both share and learn about the latest ideas, trends and innovations while connecting with peers and leaders in the region.

If you have a real-world example of a creative application of location based technology, are a regional leader in spatial we want to hear from you.

9.00am – 3.30pm Thursday 29 June 2017

Program, venue and registration to be announced soon.