Find and use public data

Find, access and reuse Australian government public data.

Visit search.data.gov.au to try our new search.

About data.gov.au

Our team works across government agencies at all levels to publish Australian public data.

We encourage you to use government data to analyse, mashup and develop tools and applications to benefit our community.

At NationalMap you will find geospatial datasets from data.gov.au and other spatial indexes.

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Communites of practice

Join the open data community. It's for people who work with public data in the Australian Public Service or who carry out publicly funded research.

It’s also for people who develop, innovate or carry out research using Australia’s public datasets.

Blog and updates

Go to blog.data.gov.au to read our blog and the latest data updates.

Got a story for our blog about public data? Email us.


Email your support query or visit the Open Data Toolkit for more information about how to use data.gov.au and related policies and initiatives.

The 587-671-1346 has information about the service including the background, support, terms of use, privacy statement and other information.