[Imports] Importing addresses in New South Wales, Australia

Andrew Harvey andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com
Sun Sep 9 12:20:35 UTC 2018


PS. There is a statewide address points extract from the NSW Property
web service (centroids of the cadastre) at
https://results.openaddresses.io/sources/au/nsw/statewide
On Sun, 9 Sep 2018 at 12:31, Andrew Harvey <andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Did you want to prepare Chatswood? It's an area which there are some
> existing addresses, so I'm interested in taking a look at what you
> omit and what you import. I can on the ground easier.
>
> On Sun, 9 Sep 2018 at 00:38, Dion Moult <dion at thinkmoult.com> wrote:
> >
> > Just a friendly heads up that I have prepared more suburbs for review. Same
> > process as before.
> >
> > https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/tree/master/review
> >
> > The list of suburbs are:
> >
> >  - CHERRYBROOK.osm
> >  - DUNDAS.osm
> >  - DUNDAS-VALLEY.osm
> >  - ERMINGTON.osm
> >  - FOR-MANUAL-REVIEW.osm
> >  - GORDON.osm
> >  - HORNSBY-HEIGHTS.osm
> >  - HORNSBY.osm
> >  - MACQUARIE-PARK.osm
> >  - NORMANHURST.osm
> >  - PENNANT-HILLS.osm
> >  - PYMBLE.osm
> >  - SOUTH-TURRAMURRA.osm
> >  - THORNLEIGH.osm
> >  - TURRAMURRA.osm
> >  - WAHROONGA.osm
> >  - WAITARA.osm
> >  - WARRAWEE.osm
> >  - WESTLEIGH.osm
> >  - WEST-PENNANT-HILLS.osm
> >  - WEST-PYMBLE.osm
> >
> > On Wed, Sep 05, 2018 at 08:34:51AM +1000, Dion Moult wrote:
> > >    Good morning all!
> > >    Just a heads up that I have finally gotten around to actually uploading
> > >    the first set of data - only one suburb, Epping. You can see the
> > >    changeset here:
> > >    [1]https://www.openstreetmap.org/changeset/62281794
> > >    Now that it has been uploaded I have placed the dataset in an
> > >    "uploaded" directory in the repository:
> > >    [2]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/tree/master/uplo
> > >    aded
> > >    To better keep track of what is and isn't done, I've also done a quick
> > >    dump of all of the suburbs in NSW. This data is available here. It
> > >    contains the suburb name, postcode, rural / urban status (I will target
> > >    urban first), followed by coordinates of a rectangular bounding box of
> > >    the suburb administrative boundary.
> > >    [3]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/src/
> > >    bounding_boxes_of_suburbs.csv
> > >    Based off these bounding boxes, I have done an address dump of a bunch
> > >    of suburbs - I will add more later this week. This data can be used to
> > >    easily see all the addresses in a region, so we can minimise requests
> > >    to the LPI servers.
> > >    [4]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/tree/master/data
> > >    Dion Moult
> > >    -------- Original Message --------
> > >    On 5 Aug. 2018, 4:25 pm, Dion Moult < dion at thinkmoult.com> wrote:
> > >
> > >    Just a notification that there are 4 more suburbs ready for review.
> > >    Same conservative approach taken as before.
> > >
> > >    [5]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/revi
> > >    ew/CARLINGFORD.osm
> > >
> > >    [6]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/revi
> > >    ew/EASTWOOD.osm
> > >
> > >    [7]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/revi
> > >    ew/MARSFIELD.osm
> > >
> > >    [8]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/revi
> > >    ew/TELOPEA.osm
> > >
> > >    Any confusing nodes have been set aside into the FOR-MANUAL-REVIEW
> > >    dataset:
> > >
> > >    [9]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/revi
> > >    ew/FOR-MANUAL-REVIEW.osm
> > >
> > >    Dion Moult
> > >
> > >    âââââââ Original Message âââââââ
> > >
> > >    On August 5, 2018 12:43 PM, Dion Moult <dion at thinkmoult.com> wrote:
> > >
> > >    Absolutely correct. That's why instead of trying to guess and resolve
> > >    it I have moved it to a separate dataset. I will do a manual survey and
> > >    open a separate thread to discuss my findings in the future.
> > >
> > >    Sent from ProtonMail mobile
> > >
> > >    -------- Original Message --------
> > >
> > >    On 5 Aug. 2018, 8:42 am, Andrew Harvey < andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com>
> > >    wrote:
> > >
> > >    On 5 August 2018 at 01:45, Martin Koppenhoefer
> > >    <[10]dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
> > >
> > >      It would be good to know what the actual situation is. Maybe this is
> > >      one entrance which leads to all those addresses (e.g. apartments),
> > >      maybe it is some simplification and you could create better
> > >      locations than all on (or close to) one point? Do you have the
> > >      possibility to visit some of these for ground survey?
> > >
> > >    There's not going to be a single answer here, it's going to vary by
> > >    location (although it's likely to be one of a few scenarios you
> > >    mentioned). Ultimately it's always going to be more accurate
> > >    representation of what's on the group by surveying it.
> > >
> > > References
> > >
> > >    1. https://www.openstreetmap.org/changeset/62281794
> > >    2. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/tree/master/uploaded
> > >    3. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/src/bounding_boxes_of_suburbs.csv
> > >    4. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/tree/master/data
> > >    5. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/review/CARLINGFORD.osm
> > >    6. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/review/EASTWOOD.osm
> > >    7. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/review/MARSFIELD.osm
> > >    8. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/review/TELOPEA.osm
> > >    9. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/review/FOR-MANUAL-REVIEW.osm
> > >   10. mailto:dieterdreist at gmail.com
> >
> >
> > --
> > Dion Moult
> >



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