NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia (NSW) has a vibrant minerals industry that includes some of the world's major explorers and producers. Substantial companies such as BHP Billiton, Newcrest, Glencore, South32, Peabody Energy, Yancoal, Alkane and Iluka are complemented by a significant junior exploration industry.
XplorPak provides information on the geology, and mineral and energy resources of NSW, with links and data to help prospective explorers and other stakeholders. It focuses specifically on information for metallic minerals, industrial minerals, geothermal resources, coal and petroleum.About this product Start XplorPak 2021
An update to the statewide New South Wales Seamless Geology dataset (version 2.0) was released in May 2020 and includes:
The dataset is now also available in a single layer version where the various time slices have been flattened into a single layer, effectively presenting the surface geology only.