Skip to content

Find and use public data

Find, access and reuse Australian government public data.

Visit to try our new search.

Well done 'GovHackers'!

GovHack 2018 ran from Friday 7th September - Sunday 9th September, 2018. A nation-wide competition where teams make great stuff using Australian public data.

'Hackers' had access to over 30,000 Australian government public data sets on this site.

Read our blog on the GovHack Weekend

The DTA is a proud sponsor of GovHack 2018.


Our team works across government agencies at all levels to publish Australian public data.

We encourage you to use government data to analyse, mashup and develop tools and applications to benefit our community.

At NationalMap you will find geospatial datasets from and other spatial indexes.

Subscribe to email

Join the open data mailing list to know about upcoming community events, changes to service and more.

Communites of practice

Join the open data community. It's for people who work with public data in the Australian Public Service or who carry out publicly funded research.

It’s also for people who develop, innovate or carry out research using Australia’s public datasets.

Blog and updates

Go to to read our blog and the latest data updates.

Got a story for our blog about public data? Email us.


Email your support query or visit the Open Data Toolkit for more information about how to use and related policies and initiatives.

The about page has information about the service including the background, support, terms of use, privacy statement and other information.