Understanding ABS Geographies

The first data from the 2016 Census has just been released so it’s important to take time to understand the different geographies used by Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) and what data is being released for each of them.

Metes and Bounds

Metes and bounds is a system or method of describing land, real estate or administrative boundaries.

Case Study: Australian Electoral Commission Redistribution

Since late 2015 Spatial Vision has provided the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) with hardcopy and digital mapping support.

Case Study: Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database

Updated every two years, the Collaborative Australian Protected Area Database (CAPAD) is a textual and spatial information product which provides a national perspective of biodiversity conservation.

Case Study: Digital Radio Network Signal Strength Analysis

Telstra has built a new digital radio network for one of its customers and had developed models of the digital radio network which predicted the signal strength and strongest signal site across the entire network.