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The Resource Information Centre can supply customers with a wide range of geological maps and associated explanatory notes as well as geophysical, historical, cultural and special series maps.

Copies can be supplied as:

  • published maps - can be ordered online from the Products page of the South Australian Resources Information Geoserver (SARIG)
  • on demand prints of maps of custom areas (.pdf files of preliminary 1:250K and 1:100K geological mapsheets can be downloaded free of charge from the Map Data page of SARIG
  • a CD or DVD of the digital data used to produce a print-on-demand map, either from downloadable statewide datasets (downloadable in ESRI shapefile of MapInfo formats from SARIG) or as customised requests, which incur additional costs

Recent map releases

Solid Geology Interpretation of the Tallaringa-Ooldea Area (.pdf 5.Mb, opens in new window)

Mingary, solid geology 1:100 000 map (.pdf 5.8Mb, opens in new window)
S Petrie, 2010
Geological Atlas Series Map 7033

Mingary, regolith 1:100 000 map (.pdf 8.1Mb, opens in new window)
AF Crooks and RA Callen, 2010
Geological Atlas Series Map 7033


Services available





Published maps
Topics include:

  • Geology - 1:100 000, 1:250 000, 1:1 000 000, 1:2 000 000
  • Geophysical – Radiometrics, Total Magnetic Intensity (TMI), Gravity and Magnetic Imagery
  • Pre-1966 1:63 360 (one in to one mile) series
  • Detailed 1:50K maps of Adelaide 
  • Metropolitan soils maps
  • Commodity and mine distribution throughout South Australia 

The cost of these published maps range between $10.00 to $20.00.

Explanatory Notes associated with the 1:250K series cost $30.00

On demand printing
Layers that can be portrayed on the maps include:

  • Geology - 1:2M, 1:250K and 1:100K (selected areas)
  • Geophysics - Gravity, Radiometrics, TMI
  • Tenements -  Exploration Licences (and applications), Mining Licences (and applications)
  • Geoscientific information - Drillholes, Province Boundaries and Sedimentary Basins
  • Parks, Reserves and Prohibited Areas
  • Topographic information - Roads, Railways, Water Bodies and Courses, Populated / Built-up areas


The cost for generation of these maps starts at $60 per hour plus the cost of printing.


Digital data
The digital data used to produce a print-on-demand map can be added to a CD or DVD.

Data can abe provided in a number of formats including ArcGIS or MapInfo.

The cost for generation of these maps starts at $60 per hour plus the cost of producing the DVD or CD.



Contact information


For more information on any of these maps or services, please talk to a member of the Resource Information Centre.