Web Map Service (WMS) access


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The MapConnect 250K theme can be accessed as a Web Map Service (WMS)*. WMS is an Open Source standard protocol that produces a map image (GIF, PNG or other format) from a set of simple URL text requests.

For capabilities:

Click for WMS Capabilities 1.1.1 XML File

The following is a sample request map string for MapConnect 250K. You can copy and paste the following URL into a browser address box to test.

* the minimum URL must contain the ServiceName attribute.

Or browse all the Geoscience Australia WMS services.
Open GIS Consortium [OGC] Web Map Services [WMS]

Topic contact: mapfeedback@ga.gov.au Last updated: June 17, 2013