Our Maps collection includes around 1 million maps, from early European charts to current mapping of Australia, in print and digital form. All online maps are now freely available for download, in high resolution.

You can find:

  • 200,000 post-1900 Australian topographic maps published by national and state mapping authorities
  • property and subdivision maps for each Australian state and territory - useful for family history research
  • thematic maps of land use, water and other resource management, geology and mining, transport, roads, planning and infrastructure, military mapping
  • 800,000 aerial photographs of Australia, Papua New Guinea and Antarctica
  • overseas maps, emphasising regions near Australia
  • street directories, atlases, gazetteers and reference material  

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