Destination Spatial

The birth of the GIS

The gist of GIS It’s one of the most fundamental tools in the geospatial scientists’ arsenal – and it has had a fascinating history. A GIS – or geographic information system – is built to capture, manipulate, store and manage geographical data. It’s a key way to analyse trends, patterns and behaviours as they relate

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.

And the award goes to…

A spatial achievement Like any other professional field, the geospatial industry likes to recognise excellence, and that’s just what happened at the recent 2018 Asia-Pacific Spatial Excellence – Queensland Awards.