Land use mapping series

Land use mapping series


Title: Land use mapping series
Alternative title: Open Data
Date: 2017-08-10 (publication)


Abstract / Description:
This dataset is a digital map of the most recent land use of Queensland. Land use is classified according to the Australian Land Use and Management Classification (ALUMC).
Language: eng
Character set: unknown


ISO topic category codes: environment, farming, imageryBaseMapsEarthCover, planningCadastre

Spatial Data Information

Spatial representation type: vector
Coordinate Reference System EPSG code: Other
Title: EPSG Geodetic Parameter
Date: 2007-07-16 (revision)
Edition: Version 6.13
Projection: Australia Albers
Horizontal Datum: GDA94
Spatial resolution:
Equivalent scale: 1 : 50000


Point of contact:
Organisation: Department of Environment and Science
City: Dutton Park
State: QLD
Postcode: 4000
Organisation: Department of Science Information Technology and Innovation


Progress status: completed
Maintenance and update frequency: asNeeded

Data / Resource Constraints

Resource Access Level: -->
Security classification (ISO 19115): unclassified
Copyright: (as use constraint)
© State of Queensland (Department of Environment and Science) 2020
Licence: (as use constraint)
This material is licensed under a Creative Commons - Attribution 3.0 Australia licence.
Creative Commons License
The Department of Environment and Science requests attribution in the following manner:
© State of Queensland (Department of Environment and Science) 2020.

Temporal and Spatial extents:

Bounding box:
West bounding longitude: 138
East bounding longitude: 155
South bounding latitude: -29.5
North bounding latitude: -9
Temporal extent:
Start: after 1999-01-01 End: before 2016-12-31

Data Quality

Data quality scope:
Level: series


Lineage statement:
The land use features were identified using satellite image and ancillary data interpretation. The mapping is verified through field mapping and/or meeting with local officers or extension officers. Validation is conducted at the desktop using a stratified random sample of points.


Name/identifier: Open Data
Test specification:
Online resource: Ordering information:
Instructions: Open the Queensland Spatial Catalogue (QSpatial). Select the large SEARCH button and all available records are displayed. Select one of the four filter options provided and then the further options within the filter. The resultant search is then displayed. Select your record and complete the order.

Name/identifier: Open Data

Transfer size (megabytes): 724
Online resource:
Transfer options:
Online resource:
Website: Function: download

Web Service Finder:
Instructions: Use the URL to search QSpatial for web services displaying or using this dataset.

Metadata Reference Information

Hierarchy level (scope of the metadata): series
Identifier: {A1193985-8B0F-4A5B-BE79-1F990DF624B9}
Metadata date stamp: 2017-08-10
Language: eng
Character set: utf8
Metadata standard name: ISO 19115:2005, ANZLIC ISO 1.1
Metadata version name: Minimum Validation