Output Product

TAS Airborne Imagery


Customers seeking aerial photographs are invited to locate the area they are interested in by identifying it on the relevant 1:25,000 or 1:100,000 Tasmap or use the internet based map viewer for the Land Information System Tasmania (LIST) called LISTmap. Photographs can be forwarded by post to any Service Tasmania outlet for collection or to an address nominated by the client.

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.