NationalMap is a fully open architecture website for map-based access to spatial data from Australian government agencies. When you access data through it, you are typically accessing the data directly from the government department or agency which is the custodian of that data.
- provides easy access to authoritative and other spatial data to the government, business and the public
- facilitates the opening of data by federal, state and local government bodies
- provides an open framework of geospatial data services that support commercial and community innovation