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QGIS for Mineral Exploration – Importing, Managing & Displaying Data

February 21 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Professional Development Short Course

Module 2

Prerequisites:  Completion of Module 1 or previous knowledge of QGIS

  • On-Line Sources for GIS data
  • gov.au, Landgate, DMIRS, Geoscience Australia
  • QuickMapServices plug-in
  • Basic editing skills, selecting data
  • Create points, lines and polygons
  • Importing GPX files
  • Importing SVG and style files, using the QGIS style manager
  • SVG geological pattern fills
  • Labelling
  • Spatial and non-spatial joins
  • Georeferencing images

Detailed course information here.

Daily Session Times

10:00am to 2:30pm AEST (Townsville)

8:00am – 12:30 pm AWST (Perth)

11:00am – 3:30pm AEDT (Sydney, Melbourne, Hobart)

10:30am – 3:00 pm ACDT (Adelaide)

9:30am – 2:00pm ACST (Darwin)


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