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Our Prizes

Community Resilience Hack (International Prize)

This category is about finding ways to help build resilience within our communities so they feel safe, connected and have the capacity to better adapt to changes. What are some of the shocks and stresses that individuals and communities might experience?

Weather Forecasts (Bounty Prize)

Best visual display of weather forecast accuracy, value or benefit.

Our Featured Datasets

Australian Hydrological Geospatial Fabric (Geofabric)

The Australian Hydrological Geospatial Fabric (Geofabric) is a specialised Geographic Information System (GIS). It identifies the spatial relationships of important hydrological features such as rivers, lakes, reservoirs, dams, canals and catchments.

Historical rainfall and temperature forecast and observations hourly data

Historical rainfall and temperature forecast and observations hourly data (2015-05 to 2016-04), used to compare and verify forecasting. Observations data is from a sample of 518 AWS stations over land, and is at the surface level. Data has been aggregated from one-minute readings into hourly v...

National Groundwater Information System

The National Groundwater Information System (NGIS) is a spatial database for GIS specialists that contains a range of groundwater information submitted by States and Territories. The System contains more than 800 000 bore locations with associated lithology logs, bore construction logs and hyd...

Water Data Online

Water Data Online provides free access to nationally consistent, current and historical water information. It allows you to view and download standardised data and reports.