[talk-au] CC-BY-A data released for Victoria

John Smith deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com
Sun Feb 28 00:13:52 GMT 2010

On 28 February 2010 09:59, Alex (Maxious) Sadleir <maxious at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Friday the App My State Victoria competition for Victorian
> residents to "build mobile and web applications that will benefit
> Victorians." opened (
> http://www.premier.vic.gov.au/app-my-state/prizes-and-categories.html
> )
> However this also lead to the release of many datasets for use in the
> competition @ http://data.vic.gov.au/
> This includes several transport datasets (Bus/Tram/Train Stops, Train
> Stations, Railway Lines) as well as POIs (courts, hospitals, fire
> stations MFB and CFA, prisons, university/tafe locations, etc.) and
> ways (Lakes, Rivers, Island outlines, Towns, Urban Areas, LGAs,
> Postcodes, Highways and Class 3 Roads)

How many have lat/lon data, I've looked at a few data sets and they
only have addresses, and we still don't have a suitable geocoder

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