Australian Mines Atlas

Australian Mines Atlas is shutting down

Please note, the Australian Mines Atlas is being transitioned to a new technology platform. This site will be operational until further notice while this process completes.

You will still be able to access much of the content via the AUSGIN and Geoscience Australia websites.

For Interactive Mapping visit
Information about Mineral Resources is available at
Educational resources, including commodity factsheets, can now be found at

If you have any questions or feedback please contact Geoscience Australia’s Client Services at

The Australian Atlas of Mineral Resources, Mines, and Processing Centres

Interactive Mapping

Create a map showing Australia's mines. You can use the Quick Search tool to locate a mine by name, or for more in-depth research, the Advanced Search tool has a wider selection of search options. The mapping application also allows you to view points in Google Earth and print maps in PDF format. See the User Guide for further information.

Information about Mineral Resources

Read in-depth information about Gold, Bauxite, Iron Ore, Copper and other major mineral commodities in the annual Australia's Identified Mineral Resources report.

Find fact sheets for some of Australia's key metals and minerals on GA's Education pages and find even more teaching resources here.

History of the Minerals Industry

View a history of the minerals industry in Australia in Google Earth and read about its role in Australia's economic development.

Mapping Quick Search Australia's Identified Mineral Resources Education Downloads History Links User Guide