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Map of New South Wales marked with proposed federal capital sites, 1902

This is a map of New South Wales entitled 'Map of New South Wales Shewing Proposed Federal Capital Sites'. Just visible in the lower right corner is a line saying that the map was lithographed and printed in 1902 by the Department of Lands, NSW. The map is made from silk and timber, and is 6.6 cm high and 78.5 cm wide.

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Plan of the Sunshine Harvester Works factory site, 1904

This is a plan, dated 1904, showing an overview of the site for the Sunshine Harvester Works factory at Sunshine in Melbourne, Victoria. The plan depicts a creek running through the property, all surrounding roads, and a railway line running into the site. Factory departments are highlighted in blue. The plan has been drawn ...

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Pacific Ocean map based on discoveries of Cook and others 1790-99 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a historical map of explorers' discoveries, published c1799, showing the Pacific region and the eastern coast of Australia. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students use shape tools to measure ...

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Pacific Ocean map based on discoveries of Cook and others 1794 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a historical map of explorers' discoveries, published in 1794, showing the Pacific region and the eastern and western coasts of Australia. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students use shape ...

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Brisbane 1874 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a historical map of Brisbane, published c1874, showing its condition 50 years after its establishment, including early government buildings and other public facilities such as schools, hospitals and gardens. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can ...

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Darwin 1942 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a map of Darwin published in Toyko during World War II. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students use shape tools to measure area and distance, and they can also search for images. Using SpatialGenie, ...

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Perth cadastral chart 1900-39 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a historical map of Perth, Australia, published c1939, showing the extent of settlement around Perth in the years after Federation in 1901 and before World War II. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map ...

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Plan of the town and suburbs of Sydney 1822 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a historical map of the town and suburbs of Sydney, published c1822, showing the grid of streets, houses, military features and public facilities such as schools and gardens. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add ...

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Plan of the town of Hobart 1893 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a historical map of the town of Hobart, published c1893, showing features including transport, maritime areas, public facilities, industries and churches. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students ...

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Plan of the town of Melbourne 1850 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a historical map of Melbourne town, published c1850, showing a street plan and land allotments north of the Yarra River. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students use shape tools to measure ...

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Plan of the town of Sydney 1811 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a historical map of the town of Sydney, published c1811, showing land use including military features, sea access and government land. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students use shape tools ...

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Railway systems of Australia 1880-89 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a historical map of the railway systems of Australia, published c1889, showing the different railway lines, which operated largely to join mining and agricultural centres to the coasts. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone ...

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Adelaide city and parkland 1895-97 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a historical map of Adelaide, published c1895-97, showing north and south of the Torrens River. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students use shape tools to measure area and distance, and they ...

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Maritime and overland exploration routes of Australia 1606-1879 - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a map, published c1895-97, showing the journeys by significant explorers between 1606 and 1879 along the Australian coastline and overland routes. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students ...

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Cyclone track data of Australia - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a map showing the location and tracks of tropical cyclones across Australia between 1914 and 2006. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore the map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students use shape tools to measure area and distance, and ...

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Sentinel bushfire hotspots - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a satellite image of Australia showing the location of bushfires within the past 24 hours. The location of each bushfire is identified by a symbol that is colour coded according to when the bushfire was last detected. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore the satellite image as spatial ...

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Earth at night - SpatialGenie map layer

This is an image of the Earth at night, showing the location of permanent lights on the Earth's surface. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore the image as spatial data. They can investigate this image alone or add other map layers. Students use shape tools to measure area and distance, and ...

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Protected areas - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a map of Australia, showing protected areas in 2008. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore this map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students use shape tools to measure area and distance, and they can also search for images. Using SpatialGenie, ...

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Volcanoes: global - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a world map showing significant volcanic eruptions in historic times. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore the map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students use shape tools to measure area and distance, and they can also search for images. ...

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Landslides: Australia - SpatialGenie map layer

This is a map showing the location of landslides in Australia between 1842 and 2001. Students use the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie, to explore the map as spatial data. They can investigate this map alone or add other map layers. Students use shape tools to measure area and distance, and they can also search ...