Technical reports contain data and information generated by the exploration, research and mapping activities of the Geological Survey of NSW.

Recent technical reports

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View2016Development of bedrock exposure map for UTM Zone 56, NSW
View2016U-Pb LA-ICP-MS geochronology of cassiterites from New South Wales and the Northern Territory, Australia
View2015Preliminary observations of volcanic facies in the Gurragong Volcanics, East Riverina map area
View2015Petrological and geochemical evidence of metasomatism and the nature of the calcic progenitor rock at the Doradilla prospect, New South Wales
View2015Palynostratigraphic analysis of a clay sample from the Braidwood district, Southern Highlands, New South Wales
View2015Mineralisation in the Canberra hinterland - Pre-conference excursion field guide
View2015Petrographic description and depositional interpretation of Permian Nobbys Tuff samples from Newcastle, NSW
View2015Coastal Quaternary geology mapping: Southern Hunter to Northern Illawarra, NSW
View2015Geological mapping in the northern Barmedman 1:100 000 map sheet area in 2014
View2015Geological mapping in the southern Ardlethan 1:100 000 map sheet area in 2014
View2015Geological mapping in the southern Barmedman 1:100 000 map sheet area in 2014
View2015Geological mapping in the northern Ardlethan 1:100 000 map sheet in 2014
View20153D geological map of the southern New England Orogen, western Tamworth Belt
View2015Preliminary 1:25 000 geological maps of the New England Orogen
View2015Petrographic re-assessment of thin sections from the late Silurian Canbelego-Mineral Hill Volcanic Belt
View2015Drillhole constained 3D basement model of the Surat and Gunnedah Basins
View2015Broken Hill interpretive Proterozoic geology map. Poster for Broken Hill Exploration Initiative BHEI Conference 2009
View20153D geological map of the southern New England Orogen: Deep crustal structure
View2015New SHRIMP U-Pb zircon ages from the Lachlan, southern Thomson and New England orogens, New South Wales. February 2011-June 2013
View2015The importance of junior exploration companies to the NSW mining industry June 2015 - Updated Report
View2015Outcrop geology map: a new layer for the Seamless Geology Project - EITH 2015 poster
View2015Uncover Curnamona Technical Day, Broken Hill regional geology field excursion guide
View2015Geological Survey of New South Wales projects 3 posters - Yathong Seismic Survey, Bancannia 3D model, Darling Basin CO2 storage, Oaklands Basin resources, Sydney-Gunnedah tuff dating, Clarence-Moreton Basin 3D model
View2015NSW Seamless Geology Project; A dynamic geological model for the Curnamona Province [BHEI 2015 poster]
View2015Southern Thomson Orogen collaborative projects [EITH 2015 poster]
View2015A long overdue systematic revision of Ordovician graptolite faunas from New South Wales, Australia - poster
View2015East Riverina, Gilmore Fault, Wagga Wagga, Ardlethan, field mapping, geological, mineral exploration, tin, tungsten, copper, gold, objective, intrusive related
View2015The Koonenberry Belt - EITH 2015 - poster
View2015New SHRIMP V-Pb zircon ages from the New England Orogen, New South Wales: June 2012-June 2014
View2015Nymagee Project: Petrographic re-assessment of the Mount Halfway Volcanics and other formations in the Mount Hope Group
View2015Hydrogeochemical investigations in the Wagga Wagga Region
View2015Using remote sensing, spectral and geophysical information to assist exploration within the Ardlethan and Barmedman 1:100 000 map sheet areas
View2015Defining major structures and their depth extent under cover in the southern Thomson Orogen, NSW - poster
View2015Magnetic modelling and interpretation of the Hay-Booligal Zone and its basement - poster
View2015Morphology, stratigraphy and petroleum potential of the Oaklands Basin - poster
View2015Architecture of the Goulburn Basin: insights from recent geological mapping of the Captains Flat Special sheet
View2015Development of the 1:250 000 scale Broken Hill Special Metallogenic map, concepts and methodology
View 2012 Sydney Basin Phase 1 Regional Deep Seismic Survey
View 2012 Interpretation of whole rock geochemical data for samples of mafic schists from the Tritton area, central New South Wales
View 2012 A geological study of the May Day open cut mine, Gilgunnia
View 2012 Petrology of two samples of the Griman Creek Formation from Lightning Ridge
View 2012 A Critical review of Broken Hill Ore System Models and CSIRO Exploration and Mining Report 1160R
View 2012 SHRIMP age dating of Yarra Granite, selected correspondence from 2010-2012
View 2012 The geological setting and mineralisation of the Ordoviciam Macquarie Arc, Lachlan Orogen, central NSW. (Notes for the 34th IGC field conference NSW-2)
View 2013 Petrographic report for selected thin sections from the Moss Vale 1:100 000 map sheet area
View 2013 Petrography and geochemistry of ultramafic-mafic associations in the Girilambone Group, Northwestern NSW
View 2013 Petrography and geochemistry of ultramafic-mafic associations in the Girilambone Group, Northwestern NSW
View 2013 Tin Prospectivity Mapping and Resources Assessment, Wagga Tin Belt, New South Wales
View 2013 Development of the second edition 1 :250 000 scale Bathurst metallogenic map, concepts and methodology
View 2013 Petrographic description of samples from the Late Carboniferous Pokolbin Hills Volcanics, Mount View area, New South Wales
View 2013 New SHRIMP U-Pb zircon ages from the Lachlan, Thomson and Delamerian orogens, New South Wales
View2014Portable X-ray fluorescence geochemical analyses of Quaternary deposits of the Angledool 1:250 000 map sheet area
View2014Interpretation of whole rock geochemical data for samples of mafic schists from the Tottenham area, Central New South Wales
View2014Departmental drilling results for basement in the Louth-Bourke Region - DDHs Yanda, Woodlands, Woodstock, Derrina and Glenariff 2014
View2014New SHRIMP U-Pb zircon ages from the Captains Flat area, eastern Lachlan Orogen, New South Wales: July 2012 to June 2013
View2014Geological investigation of the Break O'Day Amphibolite, Nymagee area
View2014Development of the Broken Hill 1:250 000 Metallogenic Sheet - concepts and methodology
View2011Development of the 1:1 500 000 scale Metallogenic map of New South Wales (2011) - concepts and methodology
View2014A concise geological history of the Broken Hill region
View2014Nymagee project: petrographic re-assessment of the Mount Halfway Volcanics and other formations in the Mount Hope Group
View2013Revised Nymagee 1:250 000 Siluro-Devonian time space plot
View2010Possible diatremes in the Murray Basin GS2010/0535
View2010Diamond core tails from across the Thomson, A New Frontiers Initiative GS2010/0173
View2010Preliminary zircon data and tectonic framework for the Thomson Orogen, northwestern NSW. Geological Survey of New South Wales Report GS 2010/0379.