Output Product

QLD Airborne Imagery


Aerial photographs covering Queensland at various scales can be purchased from us. The collection, which dates back to the 1930s, includes approximately 2 million items.

Dataset Purpose

Imagery provides an analytical source and contextual background for decision making and supports multiple applications including:
•Emergency Services
•Natural resource management
•Sustainable human and land use development


A panchromatic national coverage exists from 1947 to 1988 based on data held in the National Archives of Australia. From the 1970s to present various jurisdictions have carried out a variety of airborne surveys over regional and urban areas. Generally urban areas have higher resolution data.