Destination Spatial

Geospatial and Hollywood

It turns out, Hollywood Hills is not the only interesting landscape in Tinsel Town. With geospatial science becoming more and more mainstream, and the world increasingly revolving around geo information, it was only a matter of time before we could see its impact on the biggest of cultural conversation pieces: movies.

Roger that

Ever heard the name Roger Tomlinson? Unless you have been steeped in the world of geospatial science for some time, the chances are you have not. You may be interested to learn that he is the man many refer to as the father of geographic information systems (GIS).

Mapping a pandemic

We’re living through a unique and trying time. The novel coronavirus COVID-19 has swept across the globe, and each nation is approaching the complexities it presents differently.

Water in the world

Look for evidence of water use in a traditional urban, suburban, and agricultural region of Queensland. Compare with a country in South East Asia or Africa. Additional resources Surveying: a life without limits

The simplicity of spatial

Mapping the votes of a nation With the calling of the Australian Federal Election for the Coalition on May 18th, one of the most monumental events of Australia’s 2019 has now been and gone.

The sound of spatial

Listen here As one begins to learn more and more about the fascinating profession of geospatial science, it quickly becomes clear that the best resource one can draw on is the expertise of those that have been working in the field for years.

Mapping the way forward

Drawing up a new map Spreading the word about surveying and spatial studies at a school level can sometimes be difficult, but one Queensland group is busy introducing school students to drone and modern mapping technology.