Industry, Innovation and Science
Geoscience Australia is the national public sector geoscience organisation. Its mission is to be the trusted source of information on Australia’s geology and geography to inform government, industry and community decision-making. The work of Geoscience Australia covers the Australian landmass, marine jurisdiction and territories in Antarctica.
Type of Body
A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity
GFS Sector Classification
Established By / Under
PGPA Rule (Schedule 1)
Annual Report Prepared and tabled?
GFS Function / Sector Reported
Mining and Mineral Resources (other than fuels) Manufacturing and Construction
PS Act Body
Yes - Operate with some Independence
2 July 1949
GPO Box 378, Canberra ACT 2601